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Laser, 49er, 49FX – Portugal Grand Prix – Vilamoura POR – Day 2 – Mollerus/Macdiarmid USA now 4th in the 49ers


Two races for the Lasers, three for the 49ers, and four for the 49erFX were held yesterday at the Portugal GR, initially in a 15kn breeze, later on decreasing to 10kn. —– Maud Jayet SUI took the lead in the Radials with the day ranks 1 and 3. Mirthe Akkermann NED follows 6 points behind in 2nd, Line Flem-Höst NOR is already 11 points back in 3rd. —– In the Lasers Standard, Jean-Baptiste Bernaz FRA has taken the lead. Hermann Tomasgaard NOR moved up to 2nd, Robert Scheidt BRA follows in 3rd. —– In the 49ers, Botin/Lopez ESP are now leading with 11 points ahead of Warrer/Precht DEN, followed by the best of the day (7/1/2) Lambriex/Van Fugt NED) on rank 3. Mollerus/Macdiarmid USA are now 4th. —– In 49erFX, Tamara Echegoyen/Paula Barcelo ESP won 3 of the 4 heats and lead clearly ahead of Travascio/Branz ARG and Baad-Nilsen/Thusgaard DEN. The Olympic Champions Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA follow in 4th place. —– All rankings and the event Facebook page.