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49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 – Oceania Championship 2020 – Geelong AUS – Day 3, US teams in the Nacra17 and 49erFX top-10s

The races of today Sunday, sailed in fresh winds, have already been completed. —– Only minor changes occurred on top of the Nacra 17: John Gimson/Anna Burnett GBR are now 3 points ahead of Ruggero Tita/Caterina Banti ITA. Riley Gibbs/Anna Weis USA on 3rd follow 3 points behind the Italians. —– In the 49ersFX, Alexandra Maloney/Molly Meech NZL remained on top. The best of the day Tamara Echegoyen/Paula Barcelo ESP progressed on the 2nd place. An excellent 3rd place in the last race of the day kept Paris Henken/Anna Tobias USA, now 9th overall, in the top-10. Progress for Stephanie Roble/Maggie Shea USA up on rank 16. Alexandra Ten Hove/Mariah Millan CAN stay on the 23rd place. —– In the 49ers, Diego Botin/Iago Lopez ESP defended rank 1. Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL moved up on rank 2 with two bullets. Andrew Mollerus/Ian MacDiarmid USA on rank 21 remain the best North American team. Ian Barrows/Mitchell Kiss USA 27th and Nevin Snow/Dane Wilson USA 28th are in the first half of the 75 boat fleet. The best CAN team Alexander Heinzemann/Justin Barnes dropped on rank 44, just ahead of the last US skiff of Harry Melges/Finn Rowe USA 45th. —– The event website with reports and videos.