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Close, but no medals for GBR at RS:X Youth Worlds

The podiums at the RS:X Youth Worlds went mostly as expected, except that Britain's Emma Wilson lost out in the women's medal race to finish fifth overall.

Katy Spychakov & Yoav Omer - Click image for a larger image

After fighting all week to hold third place, a sixth place finish in the medal race dropped Wilson to fifth overall - still the best GBR finish, male or female.

Noy Drihan ISR was overturned by Katy Spychakov ISR who won the women's medal race to take the gold.

Mariam Sekhposyan RUS took second in the medal race to grab the final podium place.

In the men's event, Yoav Omer ISR won the medal race to complete a dominant week.

Camille Bouyer FRA took silver and Tom Reuveny ISR moved up to take the third podium place and the U17 title.

Winner of the women's U17 was Aikaterini Divari of Greece.

Youth Women final top 5 :

1. Katy Spychakov | ISR 27 pts
2. Noy Drihan | ISR 28 pts
3. Mariam Sekhposyan | RUS 42 pts
4. Maya Morris | ISR 43 pts
5. Emma Wilson | GBR 44 pts
Other GBR:
10. Lily Young
16. Erin Watson

Youth Men final top 5 :

1. Yoav Omer | ISR 14 pts
2. Camille Bouyer | FRA 54 pts
3. Tom Reuveny U17 | ISR 60 pts
4. Mack van den Eerenbeemt | ARU 66 pts
5. Sil Hoekstra | NED 70 pts
GBR:
10. Andy Brown
27. Matthew Carey
28. Joshua Carey

Full results here"

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26 November 2016 17:45 GMT


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