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420 & 470 – Junior European Championship – Vilagarcia de Arousa ESP – Day 2, Hurwitz/Froelich USA on 11th remain with the best 420s

Superior leaders, winning all races in the 470 women, are Theres Dahnke/Birte Winkel GER ahead of Charlotte Yven/Julia Colombe FRA and Luise and Helena Wanser GER. Catherine Lindsay/Alexandra Tillinghast USA (San Diego YC/American YC) are one up on 10th. —– The 470 open/men concluded the qualifications to split the fleet in Gold and Silver. With bullets yesterday, Jeru00f4me Demange/Luc Guimbertaud FRA are the clear leaders. Holman/Tressler GBR and Schlüter/Eichhorst GER follow at equal points on the ranks 2 and 3. No USA participants. —– The situation in the 420s remains close with Conrad Konitzer/ Fernando Rodriguez ESP on top of the open rankings only one point ahead of Aviv Rozen/Tomer Hendel ISR. Patryk Kosmalski/Tomasz Lewandowski POL (ranks 2 and 1 yesterday) moved up on rank 3. As best of the four USA teams, Oliver Hurwitz/Ethan Froelich USA (American YC/Austin YC) are on the remarkable 11th place. Hannah Freeman/Francesca Edmands USA (OCYC), just on the rank 46 cut, will have to fight for the Goldfleet qualification today. —– In the 420 U17 rankings, Antonio Martino/Joan Catala ESP are now on first after discarding the premature start disqualification of day one. Alberto Morales/Miguel Bethencourt ESP follow one point behind. New on rank 3 are Rosa Donner/Sebastian Slivon AUT. Vanessa Lahrkamp/Katherine McNamara USA (American YC) jumped on rank 13 thanks to a race win. —– Moderate winds around 12kn prevailed again on the second day of the 420/470 Junior European Championships in North Spain. —– All ranking lists and the daily news.