Sailing News

Olympic Classes – 2021 US Open Sailing Series – Miami Olympic Classes Regatta – Sailors Race Hard on Saturday, Look Ahead to Sundayu0092s Finale

Yesterday afternoon, the Nacra 17, 49er, 49erFX, and Mixed 470 fleets completed three races each in a 6 to 10kn breeze with choppy conditions on Biscayne Bay. —– In the Nacra 17 fleet, Samuel Albrecht/Gabriela Nicolino (BRA) extended their lead with two more race wins. Riley Gibbs (Long Beach, Calif.)/Anna Weis (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) followed on 2nd. —– Three more bullets for Nevin Snow (San Diego, Calif.)/Dane Wilson (Ojai, Calif.) dominating the 49er now with seven consecutive race wins. Ian Barrows (St. Thomas, USVI)/Hans Henken (Coronado, Calif.) on rank 2 placed second in all three races yesterday. —– Stephen Baker (Miami, Fla.)/Nicholas Hardy (Newton, Mass.) regained the lead with three consecutive wins. Lucy Wilmot (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.)/Erika Reineke (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) follow on 2nd. —– Stu McNay (Providence, R.I.)/Dave Hughes (Ithaca, N.Y.) continue to lead the 470 fleet ahead of the Mixed teams Louisa Nordstrom (Osprey, Fla.)/Trevor Bornarth (Stuart, Fla.), and Michelle Lahrkamp (Rye, N.Y.)/Jack Parkin (Riverside, Conn.). —– The IQ Foil and Open Windsurf Foil fleets did not compete yesterday. —– All results and the US Sailing Report. —– Early morning start times are planned for Sundayu0092s final day of racing.