Sailing News

5.5m – World Championship 2019 – Helsinki FIN – Final results, Nergaard NOR wins the title


The 5.5 metre World Championship in Helsinki FIN was concluded yesterday with two races held in a moderate but very shifty breeze. —– Winning the last race, Kristian Nergaard NOR and his team earned the title one point ahead of the defending champion Mark Holowesko BAH. Gavin McKinney BAH finished on 3rd. A prominent helmsman – Esko Rechardt FIN, Finn Olympic Champion 1980 – was racing in the Classic Division terminating on rank 15 overall. —– The results , the final report and the video of the day.