Sailing News

420 & 470 – Youth European Championship – Vilagarcia de Arousa ESP – Day 3, only Hurwitz/Froelich USA qualified for 420 Goldfleet

The 470 Open/Men held the first two Gold- and Silverfleet races with Jerome Demange/Luc Guimbertaud FRA defending rank one. Nikolaos Brilakis/Nikolaos Georgakopoulos GRE joined the French point-wise as best of the day. Lucas Schlüter/Frederick Eichhorst GER follow on rank 3. —– In the 470 Women, Theres Dahnke/Birte Winkel GER remained on top. The day best (1/2) Luise and Helena Wanser GER are new on rank 2. Charlotte Yven/Julia Colombe FRA descended on the 3rd place. Catherine Lindsay/Alexandra Tillinghast USA (San Diego YC/American YC) remained on 10th. —– The 420s concluded the qualification phase yesterday. In the Open rankings, Conrad Konitzer/Fernando Rodriguez ESP and Aviv Rozen/Tomer Hendl ISR are on rank one at equal points. 4 points behind follow Kosmalski/Lewandowski POL and Steidle/Honold GER tied on the positions 3 and 4. Oliver Hurwitz/Ethan Froelich USA (American YC/Austin YC), rank 11, are the only USA team qualified for the Goldfleet. The other three USA teams continue the Championship in the Silverfleet. —– In the U17 rankings, Oscar Pousche/Luca Coslovich ITA have taken the lead ahead of Martino/Catala ESP and Delerce/Rossi FRA. Vanessa Lahrkamp/Katherine McNamara USA (American YC) moved up on rank 9. —— Very unconstant winds prevailed yesterday in Northern Spain and the many interruptions made the day on the water really long. However, by 19h UTC, the full program had finally been completed. —– All ranking lists and the daily news.