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Youth America’s Cup Selection Series

The racing has been close and hard-fought at the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Selection Series. After six races for each team, the New Zealand Full Metal Jacket team is just four points ahead of the sixth placed Danish Vikings, who won their last race of the day to stay within reach of the leaders.

Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Selection Series 1Click image for a larger image

Friday is the final day of the first round of the Selection Series. Beginning Monday, six new teams will be in San Francisco to press their case for selection to the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup in September.

Selection Series 1 - Provisional Results after Thursday’s racing:
Full Metal Jacket Racing, New Zealand: 2, 2, 2, 2, 1, 1 – 10
Objective Australia, Australia: 2, 1, 1, 2, 2, 3 – 11
STG/NRV Youth Team, Germany: 3, 3, 1, 1, 3, 1 – 12
Team Austria, Austria: 1, 2, 1, 3, 3, 2 – 12
Team i’KaziKati, South Africa: 3, 2, 1, 3, 3, 1 – 13
Danish Vikings, Denmark: 3, 3, 3, 2, 2, 1 – 14

Note: Only three teams compete in each race and each team is scheduled to sail nine races.

G New
15 February 2013 23:26 GMT


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