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Nacra 17, 49er, 49erFX – World Championship – Auckland NZL – Day 2 – interim ranks 1 and 3 for USA women !


Smashing first race day of the US Team women in the 49ersFX and Nacras 17 ! Paris Henken/Anna Tobias on first in the women skiffs and Riley Gibbs/Anna Weis on 3rd in the mixed multihulls. Six other USA teams are in the top-20. Here the full Results of all North American Teams and the lastest US Sailing Team Report. ————- Please find here the overview on the top results of all three classes. —– New on rank 1 in the 49ers are Benjamin Bildstein/David Hussl AUT finishing in the top-5 in all three races of the day. On rank 2 follow the big favorites Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL, Erik Heil/Thomas Ploessel GER are on 3rd. —– First leaders in the 49ersFX are Paris Henken/Anna Tobias USA and Ida-Marie Baad/Marie Thusgaard DEN tied with the same number of points. Kimberly Lim/Cecilia Low SGP follow on rank 3. —– In the Nacras 17, John Gimson/Anna Burnett GBR have taken the lead with the ranks 2/2/1/1 only one point ahead of Ben Saxton/Nicola Boniface GBR, Riley Gibbs/Anna Weis USA and Lin Cenholt/Christian Lübeck DEN tied on the ranks 2-4. —– After the stormy opening day with only 2 races for the 49ers, the full program was completed today with 3 races for the 49ers and 4 races for the 49ersFX and Nacras 17. —– The news with all results and the event facebook page with videos.