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Extreme Sailing Series - Red Bull take a knock-back

 
Red Bull Sailing Team knocked back to third overall after day 2 errors

Austrian challengers Red Bull Sailing Team had two OCS that dented their four podium finishes, and were knocked back to third place by rivals Oman Air and Swiss-flagged Alinghi in the final race Friday.

Oman Air sailed with impressive skill straight off the start line, taking the first race win of the day and a total of five podium finishes throughout the afternoon.

Home team Spanish Impulse finished day two of Act 3 on a high, clocking podium finishes in both the first and last races of the day.

The british America's Cup backed team INEOS Rebels UK, managed one podium place in their seven races. They remain in fifth place.

On the Flying Phantom course, Team France Jeune reclaimed first place from Idreva Zephyr Foiling.

Extreme Sailing Series 2018 Act 3, Barcelona, Day 2, after 13 races

1st, Oman Air (OMA) Phil Robertson, 131 pts
2nd, Alinghi (SUI) Arnaud Psarofaghis, 130 points
3rd, Red Bull Sailing Team (AUT) Roman Hagara, 127 pts
4th, SAP Extreme Sailing Team (DEN) Rasmus Køstner, 125 pts
5th, INEOS Rebels UK (GBR) Will Alloway, 116 pts
6th, Spanish Impulse (ESP) Diego Botín, 106 pts
7th, Team México (MEX) Erik Brockmann, 84 pts

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