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RS:X-Windsurfer – World Championship 2020 – Sorrento AUS – Day 3

Three Final Races were held at the RS:X Worlds in Sorrento AUS this morning UTC. With a mixed day – ranks 28/2/27, Geronimo Nores USA moved slightly up on rank 24, as second-best U21 surfer. Pedro Pascual USA remains on rank 32. In the Olympic trials, Pascual was 12 points ahead of Nores before the Championship.Ignacio Berenguer MEX, sailing in the Silverfleet, lost some ranks and is now 52nd overall. —– Nicola Girke CAN on rank 33 is the best North American RS:X woman, followed by Farrah Hall USA, 7 ranks down on 35th, followed by Mariana Aguilar Chavez Peon MEX 36th and Olivia Mew CAN 42nd. —– The US Sailing Team Report (scroll down after Laser Radial) as updated. —————————— In the overall rankings after the three Final Races, Noy Drihan ISR defended her lead 4 points ahead of Lilian De Geus NED. Maia Dziarnowska POL remains on rank 3. The best of the day, the Olympic Champion Charline Picon FRA (1/1/6), moved up on rank 7. The RS:X women ranking list. —— Three RS:X men Final races were sailed in Gold- and Silverfleets this morning UTC as well, and the defending champion Kiran Badloe NED extended his lead with two race wins. Pawel Tarnowski POL remains 25 points behind, and another point back follows Shahar Zubari ISR. Dorian Van Rijsselberge NED on rank 4 keeps also an option on a medal. The RS:X men ranking list. —– Three more races are scheduled for tomorrow, and on Saturday, the Medal Races will take place. —– The event website with reports.