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470, Laser, RS:X-Windsurfer – Portugal Grand Prix – Round 1 – Vilamoura POR – Day 2, Coralie Vittecoq CAN, 2nd Laser Radial, best North American

With two race wins, Emma Wilson GBR has taken the lead in the RS:X women windsurfers ahead of Stefania Elfutina RUS. [B]Farrah Hall USA is 15th, Mariana Aguilar Chavez Peon MEX 19th. —– Piotr Myszka POL is new on top of the RS:X men. Louis Giard FRA advanced on rank 2. Pedro Pascual Suitt USA moved up on 17th. —– Okada/Hokazono JPN defended their lead in the 470s Open ahead of Ferrari/Calabro ITA and Winkel/Cipra GER. Leader change in the 470 women with Skrzypulec/Ogar POL on first one point ahead of Kondo/Yoshioka JPN and Mills/McIntyre GBR. —– Nick Thompson GBR is the new first in the Lasers Standard in front of Eliott Wilson GBR and Michael Beckett GBR. Pau Ramis Balaguer MEX is 43rd. —– In the Lasers Radial, Magdalena Kwasna POL, winning two races, is new on rank one followed by Coralie Wittecoq CAN. Agata Barwinska POL progressed on rank 3. Stéphanie Devaux-Lovell LCA (St-Lucia) descended on rank 5, Sarah Douglas CAN dropped on the 11th place after an UFD start disqualification. —– The new Olympic Foil Windsurf discipline had its debut with Przemislav Miarczinski POL winning both heats ahead of Maksim Oberenko RUS. —– Fresher winds of up to 18kn prevailed in Vilamoura POR during the three races of the day. —– All ranking lists and the event facebook page with the report, photos and the videos.