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GBR lead Girls 470 at Junior European Championships

Glorious sailing conditions at Pwllheli for the 420 and 470 Junior Europeans. In the 470, Women fleet, Amy Seabright and Anna Carpenter (GBR) lead over teammates and last year's 2012 470 Junior European bronze medallists Joanna Freeman and Katie Tomsett, with the Ukraine's Anna Kyselova and Anastasiya Krasko in third.

Joanna Freeman / Katie Tomsett (GBR) Click image for a larger image

In the Men, Spain's David and Alex Charles lead with a 1, 5 scoreline Friday, on tiebreak advantage over Israel's Gal Cohen and Dan Froyliche, who are the 470 Junior Worlds bronze medallists. Italy's Matteo Capurro and Matteo Puppo are in third. Britain's Mike Wood and Hugh Brayshaw are in fourth.

Girls rule in the 420 Open fleet after two races on day 1 of racing at the 420 Junior European Championships, with Poland's Ewa Romaniuk and Katarzyna Goralska taking a 2 point lead over second placed Illaria Paternoster and Benedetta di Salle. The top boys' team on the leaderboard are Portugal's Diogo PereiraNS and Pedro Cruz who make an appearance in third overall and also sealed a bronze medal at the ISAF Youths. Britain's Scott Wallis and Josh Voller are third boys and seventh overall.

470 Women – Top 5 Leaderboard
1. Joanna FREEMAN/Katie TOMSETT (GBR) - 6 pts
2. Anna KYSELOVA/Anastasiya KRASKO (UKR) - 8 pts
3. Annabel VOSE/Kirstie URWIN (GBR) - 10 pts
4. Bàrbara CORNUDELLA RAVETLLAT/Sara LÓPEZ RAVETLLAT (ESP) - 11 pts
5. Linda FAHRNI/Maja SIEGENTHALER (SUI) - 12 pts

470 Men – Top 5 Leaderboard
1. David CHARLES/Alex CHARLES (ESP) - 6 pts
2. Gal COHEN/Dan FROYLICHE (ISR) - 6 pts
3. Matteo CAPURRO/Matteo PUPPO (ITA) - 8 pts
4. Mike WOOD/Hugh BRAYSHAW (GBR) - 11 pts
5. Asenathi JIM/Sibu SIZATU (RSA) - 13 pts

420 Open – Top 10 Leaderboard
1. Ewa ROMANIUK/Katarzyna GORALSKA (POL) Female - 4 pts
2. Ilaria PATERNOSTER/Benedetta DI SALLE (ITA) Female - 6 pts
3. Diogo PEREIRA/Pedro CRUZ (POR) Male - 7 pts
4. Marie SOLER/Laura PEBRIER (FRA) Female - 9 pts
5. Mara CABA/PILAR CABA (ESP) Female - 9 pts
6. Will LOGUE/Bram BRAKMAN (USA) Male - 10 pts
7. Scott WALLIS/Josh VOLLER (GBR) Male - 12 pts
8. Kilian WAGEN/Gregoire SIEGWART (SUI) Male - 17 pts
9. Silvia MAS/Nuria MIRO (ESP) Female - 18 pts
10. Taylor BURN/Henry GIBBS (NZL) Male - 19 pts

G New
16 August 2013 22:00 GMT


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