The Men’s, Women’s and Mixed fleets each sailed their Medal Race on Friday 7 May, the final day of competition
D Flag went up at 13:00 for the 3 fleets. Great sailing conditions in Vilamoura, with Races 8 and 9 sailed under 12/13Knots of wind.
Day 3 of the 470 European Championship in Vilamoura.
Two races sailed for the 3 fleets with the D Flag going up at 12:35 for the 3 fleets.
A beautiful sunny day in Vilamoura delivered light breeze in the afternoon.
The 81 teams sailed 2 races with a southerly 7-9 kt breeze.
At the top of the Men’s fleet scoreboard is the Spanish crew Jordi Xammar and Nicolas Rodriguez after a 10th, 2nd and 4th in the three races of the day.
On 23 April 2021 World Sailing's Council unanimously approved the alternative event(s) proposal process to enable two alternative events to the Mixed Two Person Offshore Keelboat to be selected and proposed to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for sailing's 10th medal at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.