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Olympic Test Event – Enoshima JPN – Day 4 / Part 2 – five classes will fight for Medal Race slots today


The 470s, Laser and Finns will be sailing their last qualifying regattas today. The battle for the top ten is coming to a head and North Americans are deeply involved to make the cut: Erika Reineke and Sarah Douglas CAN are 8th and 9th in the Lasers Radial, Chris Barnard and Charlie Buckingham are 11th and 12th in the Lasers Standard, and Stephanie Roble/Maggie Shea are 10th in the 49ersFX. ——————- Here the overall leaders in the classes concerned. In the 470 men, Matthew Belcher/Will Ryan AUS lead only 3 points ahead of Anton Dahlberg/Frederik Bergström SWE. —– Ai Kondo/Miho Yoshioka JPN are still leading the 470 women. —– In the Lasers Standard, Jesper Stalheim SWE was able to defend his 1st place. —– In the Laser Radial, Emma Plaesschart BEL kept her first position. —– In the Finns, Berecz Zsombor HUN increased his lead to 16 points. —– All rankings.