Nick Dempsey started his challenge for the RS:X European title at Brest, France with a 1, 2, 1 scoreline to take the overall lead in the men's event. Bryony Shaw finished the day in fourth after a 2, 16, 2 start in the women's event.
Dempsey leads from Poland's Prszemyslav Miarczynski and Byron Kokkalanis Greece. In the women's Maja Dziarnowska of Poland won all three races to lead from team-mate Natalia Kosinska and Flavia Tartaglini of Italy.
In the RS:X Youth events, Britain's Saskia Sills and Noelle Finch lead in the girls and Kieran Martin is second behind Bautista Subidet of Argentina in the boys.
3 July 2013 8:02 GMT