newsposter

Sailing News

Nacra 17, 49er, 49erFX – World Championship – Auckland NZL – Day 4, Olympic Nation Qualification Berths for USA in sight in all three classes

The Final Series at the Olympic High-Performance Class Worlds in Auckland began yesterday with three races per class. ----- Racing in the Goldfleet with the top-25 by Class, Nevin Snow/Dane Wilson remain in the top-10 with a 6th place overall in the 49ers. So did Paris Henken/Anna Tobias in the 49ersFX now on rank 10 overall. Riley Gibbs/Anna Weis are on the 14th place in the Nacra 17. All three teams are on 2020 Olympic Nations Qualification Berths for the moment. ----- The Results of all North Americans and the latest US Sailing Team Report. -------------------- Hereafter the top ranked of the three speed classes: ----- Erik Heil/Thomas Plössel GER defended the lead in the 49ers, 9 points ahead of Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL. Already 32 points is the backlog of Lucas Rual/Emile Amoros FRA, best of the day (1/4/6) advancing on rank 3. ----- In the 49ersFX, Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA extended their lead on 11 points. The best of the day (2/6/1) Annemiek Bekkering/Anette Duetz NED are new on rank 2. ----- Jumping on 3rd are the past Optimist World Champion Tina Lutz GER with Susann Beucke GER. ----- Leader change in the Nacra 17: Vittorio Bisarro/Maelle Frascari ITA have taken the lead 11 points ahead of Jason Waterhouse/Lisa Darmanin AUS. The former leaders John Gimson/Anna Burnet GBR are down on 3rd. ----- The event website with links to the results and the latest reports as well as videos....

Read On
Sailing News

Star – Star Sailors League 2019 – Finals – Nassau BAH – Day 2, Negri/Kleen ITA/GER clear leaders

The experienced Starboat teams ruled the show at the SSL Final on the Bahamas yesterday in the fresh up to 20kn wind, and the three races held were won by Negri/Kleen ITA/GER, Percy/Ekström GBR/SWE and Cayard/Trinter USA. First on the interim ranking list are Diego Negri/Frithjof Kleen with the ranks 1/2/4. Mateusz Kusznierewicz/Bruno Prada POL/BRA follow 8 points behind. Paul Cayard/Phil Trinter USA are on rank 3. Still on a positive streak are the young Finn sailors Oskari Muhonen/Vitalii Kushnir FIN/UKR on rank 6. ----- The results and the news....

Read On
Sailing News

Ultime Trimaran – Brest-Atlantiques – Brest FRA – Day 30, winner Edmond de Rothschild FRA

Yesterday after almost 29 days underway, Edmond de Rothschild (Franck Cammas/Charles Caudrelier FRA) crossed the finish line off Brest FRA as winners of the inaugural Brest-Atlantiques Regatta. Here the interview. With still 1100nm to go, the two other Ultime-Trimarans, separated with 80nm, will reach Brest tomorrow. ----- The race tracker, the news and the videos....

Read On
Sailing News

Nacra 17, 49er, 49erFX – World Championship – Auckland NZL – Day 3, Snow/Wilson USA excellent 4th in 49ers – 7 USA teams qualified for Goldfleet

The High-Performance-Class World Championship Qualification Series in Auckland NZL have been completed this morning UTC with 8, respectively 9 races, and 7 USA teams are qualified for the Goldfleet. ----- Nevin Snow/Dane Wilson delivered again a top performance in the 49ers, bringing them on the excellent rank 4 overall. Paris Henken/Anna Tobias in the 49ersFX as well as Riley Gibbs/Anna Weis in the Nacra 17 could not repeat their top results of Wednesday. They dropped on the ranks 9 respectively 14 overall. ----- The Results of all North Americans and the latest US Sailing Team Report -------------------- Please find her an overview of the top ranks in a three Classes. ----- In the 49ers, Erik Heil/Thomas Ploessel GER have taken the lead one point ahead of Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL. Benjamin Bildstein/David Hussl AUT remained on rank 3. ----- In the 49ersFX, the Olympic Champions Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA extended their advantage on the tied Helene Naess/Marie Roenningen NOR and Kimberly Lim/Cecilia Low SGP to 14 points. ----- In the Nacra 17, John Gimson/Anna Burnett GBR defended their lead 2 points ahead of Vittorio Bissarro/Maelle Frascari ITA on 2nd. New on rank 3 are Nathan Outteridge/Haylee Outteridge AUS. ----- The event website with reports and links to the results and videos....

Read On
Sailing News

Nacra 17, 49er, 49erFX – World Championship – Auckland NZL – Day 2 – interim ranks 1 and 3 for USA women !

Smashing first race day of the US Team women in the 49ersFX and Nacras 17 ! Paris Henken/Anna Tobias on first in the women skiffs and Riley Gibbs/Anna Weis on 3rd in the mixed multihulls. Six other USA teams are in the top-20. Here the full Results of all North American Teams and the lastest US Sailing Team Report. ------------- Please find here the overview on the top results of all three classes. ----- New on rank 1 in the 49ers are Benjamin Bildstein/David Hussl AUT finishing in the top-5 in all three races of the day. On rank 2 follow the big favorites Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL, Erik Heil/Thomas Ploessel GER are on 3rd. ----- First leaders in the 49ersFX are Paris Henken/Anna Tobias USA and Ida-Marie Baad/Marie Thusgaard DEN tied with the same number of points. Kimberly Lim/Cecilia Low SGP follow on rank 3. ----- In the Nacras 17, John Gimson/Anna Burnett GBR have taken the lead with the ranks 2/2/1/1 only one point ahead of Ben Saxton/Nicola Boniface GBR, Riley Gibbs/Anna Weis USA and Lin Cenholt/Christian Lübeck DEN tied on the ranks 2-4. ----- After the stormy opening day with only 2 races for the 49ers, the full program was completed today with 3 races for the 49ers and 4 races for the 49ersFX and Nacras 17. ----- The news with all results and the event facebook page with videos....

Read On
Sailing News

Ocean Records – Trophée Jules Verne – Day 1, underway to attack the Round-the-World Record

Yesterday evening shortly before 8 p.m. UTC, Yann Guichard FRA and his 12-head-team departed on their 140-Foot Trimaran Spindrift 2 off Brittany FRA to attack the absolute round-the-world record for the Jules Verne Trophy. The existing record for the 28000 nm is 40 days and 23 hours. ----- After a rather slow start in a 15kn breeze, the Ultime-Trimaran is about to reach fresh Northwinds today propelling her to the Equator in 5 days. ----- The news....

Read On
Sailing News

Star – Star Sailors League 2019 – Finals – Nassau BAH – Day 1, Melleby NOR/Revkin USA first leaders

The Star Sailors League Final on the Bahamas began yesterday with two races held in moderate but very shifty winds. Eidvind Melleby NOR/Joshua Revkin USA have taken the lead with the ranks 2 and 4, followed by Diego Negri ITA/Frithjof Kleen GER. A surprise is the Finn Junior World Champion Oskari Muhonen FIN with Vitalii Kushnir UKR who finished day one on the 3rd place. ----- The results, the news and the video summary....

Read On
1 2 208
Page 1 of 208