Sailing News

Laser 4.7 – Youth World Championship 2019 – Kingston CAN – Day 5 – Anja Von Allmen SUI and Niccolo Nordera ITA are premature World Champions !

With the day ranks 1/2/2, the World Champion is Anja Von Allmen SUI who extended her lead in the Laser 4.7 Girls on 23 points and can not be overtaken, as her discard result is a 12th place. On the rank 2 and 3 follow Lara Himmes ESP and Sara Savelli ITA. —– Top North Americans are Carling Davies CAN as 24th, Jennifer Mcqueeny PUR 40th and Sophia Debs USA 44th among the 60 entrants. —– The World Champion is known prematurely also in the Boys, where Niccolo Nordera ITA has a 19 point lead with a 15th as discard. Roko Stipanovic CRO and Gasper Strahovnik SLO complete the interim podium. —– The best North Americans by nation among the 118 participants are Erik Hou USA 29th, Jose Arturo Diaz San Antonio PUR 32nd, Julian Van Den Driessche ISV 34th and Andreas Steinitz CAN 56th, all sailing in the 59 boat Goldfleet. ——– Good, but challenging wind conditions prevailed – the breeze was oscillating not only in direction but also strength (8-14kn) – , allowing to complete three races per fleet in Kingston CAN, so that there is only one race left for today, Friday. —– The ranking lists and the news.