The Sailing Instructions for the 2019 470 World Championship have today been published.
The Germans Schlüter and Eichhorst lead the 470 fleet to the Medal Race. Their hard work during the week has given taken Lucas Schlüter y Frederick Eichhorst all the way to the lead of the overall results of the 470 Junior Europeans, after two more races today.
Nikolaos Brilakis and Nikolaos Georgakopoulos (Piraeus Sailing Club) are the leaders of the Men/Mixed fleet after scoring 6th and 10th in today’s races. With the conditions of today, light wind of 9 knots, they look determined to fight for the Gold.
Suddenly the wind shifted and the leaders were reached. Today, the 470 Junior European Men and Mixed Gold fleet started with a surprise. After having scored first in all the races in the qualifying series, the French Jerome Demange and Luc Guimbertaud (85034 CNHR) fell out of the top ten places in the two races of today, finishing 12th in both races. The Greek Nikolaos Brilakis and Nikolaos Georgakopoulos (Piraeus Sailing Club) took advantage of the situation and thanks to their astonishing regularity managed to get tied in the leading position of the overall results.
FRANCE AND GERMANY REMAIN FIRM IN THE 470 JUNIOR EUROPEAN AND TWO CREWS END UP UNDEFEATED IN THE QUALIFYING SERIES26 Jul 2019
Different conditions on the first day, but no changes in the male, female or mixed leadership.
FRANCE, GERMANY AND GREAT BRITAIN LEAD AFTER THE FIRST OF THE TWO QUALIFYING DAYS OF THE 470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS IN AROUSA25 Jul 2019
Vilagarcía, 25 july 2019.- With only two qualifying days, the 470 fleet sailed in the Alfa area, the closest to Vilagarcía (south of the islet of O Con and the Malveira Islands), with the clear lead of the Germans Theres Dahnke and Birte Winkel (Plauer Wassersportverein eV / Schweriner-Yachtclub) in the women's category (1-1-1, 2 points after the discard), with eleven boats, and the French Jerome Demange and Luc Guimbertaud (85034 CNHR). The French, as the Germans, scored three victories in the general male and mixed fleet of 48 boats.
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Separate Sailing Instructions have been published for the 2019 420 and 470 Junior European Championships.
GIACOMO FERRARI/GIULIO CALABRO (ITA) AND LUISE WANSER/HELENA WANSER (GER) THE 2019 470 WORLD CHAMPIONS !07 Jul 2019
If the organizer had the power to write a script for today’s final racing day, it would probably look a lot like what the weather conditions offered us on the Slovenian coast in the Piran bay in front of Portorož.