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Star – Star Sailors League 2019 – Finals – Nassau BAH – Start today

Today, the Final of the Star Sailors League will be kicked-off on the Bahamas. In absence of the 2018 winner Robert Scheidt BRA, number one of the ranking list, the favorites for the 2019 title are Mateuz Kusznierewicz POL/Bruno Prada BRA, Ian Percy GBR/Anders Ekström SWE, Freddy Lööf SWE/Brian Fatih USA or Diego Negri ITA/Frithjof Kleen GER. To be considered among the non-Starboat sailors are the Laser Olympic medalist Tonci Stipanovic with Tudor Bilic CRO, as well as the top matchracers Ian Williams GBR, Torvar Mirsky AUS, Taylor Canfield ISV and the World Champions of non-Olympic classes such as Henrique Haddad BRA and Ricardo Fabini URU (Snipe) and Mark Holowesko BAH/Christoph Burger SUI (5.5m). With Jeemin Ha KOR an Asian team will be among the starter for the first time. —– Racing will be presented full-length live beginning at 15 p.m. UTC today, also on the website. —– The newsand a preview.