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Optimist – Opti-Orange – Valencia ESP – Day 1, one race in 25kn breeze, Anne Samis USA 36th

Group winners in the first race of the Opti-Orange Regatta in Valencia were yesterday Marie Mazuay SUI, Boris De Wilde BEL, Kirill Shunenkov RUS and Viktoria Jedlinska SUI, the latter however penalized with 6 points and relegated on 19th, as she forgot to sign-off on the safety list. The best North American Anne Samis USA (Top Sailing / CYC) is 36th (day rank 10 in her Group). —– Fresh winds of up to 25kn prevailed on the opening day in Valencia allowing the four Groups to complete just one race. —– The combined results and the daily news.