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29er, 420, Laser Radial, Nacra 15, RS:X – Youth World Championship – Gdynia POL – Day 3, USA girls on top in the 420 and 29ers


Seb Menzies/Blake McGlashan NZL enjoyed the fresher breeze around 15kn on the third day of the Youth Worlds and extended their lead on the 2nd-ranked Sade/Homri ISR in the 420 Boys to 13 points. —– Madeline Hawkings/Yumi Yoshiyasu USA continue to dominate the 420 Girls increasing their advantage on 18 points. Theresa Steinlein/Lina Plettner GER on rank 2 are only 3 points in front of Natascha and Samira Rast SUI jumping on the 3rd place with a race win. —– In the 29ers Boys, the defending champions Matthias Berthet/Aleksander Franks NOR have now a 16 point lead on Archie Cropley/Max Paul AUS. —– In the 29er Girls , Martina Carlsson/Amanda Ljunggren SWE are the new leaders ahead of Berta Puig/Isabella Cassereto USA just one point back. —– With two race wins, Silas Mühle/Levke Möller GER increased their advantage in the Nacra 15 on Will Cooley/Rebecca Hancock AUS to 5 points. Petard/Declef FRA are 3rd. —– In the Lasers Standard, Tytus Butowski POL – the star of the local public and media – is on the first place 3 points ahead of Juan Cardosos ARG. Zac Littlewood AUS follows on the 3rd rank. —– Chiara Benini ITA and Ana Moncada ESP share now the lead in the Lasers Radial.—– Nicolo Renna ITA dominates the RS:X Boys windsurfers 7 points ahead of Fabien Pianazza FRA. —– In the RS:X Girls windsurfers, Héloise Macquaert FRA is the new leader as Natasa Lappa CYP was relegated on rank 2 after a disqualification. —– France is leading in the Nations Rankings, the USA are 5th among the 67 nations. —– Go to a results overview of all North American and Caribbean sailors/teams. —– All ranking lists and the daily news.