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Tornado European Championship - Swiss lead day 1

The first day of the Tornado European Championship on Lake Como, Italy and after two races Marcel and Jeorg Steiner of Switzerland lead.

Nikolaos Mavros and Alex Tagaropoulos of Greece won the first race from the Swiss pair, Martin Rusterholz and Michael Gloor.

In third place were Marcel and Jeorg Steiner.

There was then a three hour postponement waiting for the wind to return.

This allowed the Austrian pair Dietmar and Silva Salzman to repair their damaged board and return for the second race.

Race 2 was sailed in a light breeze and was a win for Marcel and Jeorg Steiner with Ingo Gebhart and Beneikt Wachsmann of Germany second.

Third were Andrea Ciavatta and Mirco Mazzini of Italy.

Overall Marcel and Jeorg Steiner SUI lead by two points from Gebhart and Beneikt Wachsmann GER, with third Nikolaos Mavros and Alex Tagaropoulos GRE.

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