Sailing News

Lasers, Foiling Kites, iQFoils – US Open Clearwater Fl – Day 2 – good breeze racing

Good conditions prevailed yesterday with 15-17kn and puffs reaching 25kn. —– After 11 races in the Foiling Kites, Markus Edegran (West Palm Beach, Fla.) leads by six points over Evan Heffernan (Santa Barbara, Calif.). Daniela Moroz (Lafayette, Calif.), the only woman in the fleet, maintained her 4th position. —– Entertaining racing in the 30-boat Open Laser Radial fleet with Chapman Petersen (Fontana, Wis.) on top 5 points ahead of Paige Railey (Clearwater, Fla.) and another 5 points back Sarah Douglas (Toronto, CAN). With a 6 and 7 point backlog follow Charlotte Rose (Houston, Texas), best of the day with the ranks 1,3 and 2, and Lillian Myers (Sarasota, Fla.). —– Solid 12 point lead of Leo Boucher (West River, Md.) ahead of Robert Hallawell Robert Hallawell (Jensen Beach, Fla.) in the Lasers Standard. —– Anna Vasilieva (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) remains undefeated in the Laser 4.7 fleet through six races after winning three more on Friday. —– The iQFoil Open fleets continues to be led by Mariana Aguilar Chavez Peon (MEX) winning all 8 races, followed by Giovanna Prada BRA and Farrah Hall (Annapolis, Md.). —– Mateus Isaac (Sao Paulo, BRA) with 8 bullets in the iQFoil Menu0092s fleet has a 9-point lead over Adrien Gaillard (MEX), and 11 points on Noah Lyons (Clearwater, Fla.). —– All results and the US Sailing Report.