Day 4 of the 2019 Volvo 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Europeans at WPNSA with three more days of fleet racing to decide Sunday’s medal race top ten.
There will be Live broadcasting from the event each day from Thursday 10.30am here on Sailweb.
In the Nacra 17 the new leaders after three more races Thursday are Britain’s John Gimson and Anna Burnet (1, 6, 2) with 26 points after 12 races.
In second are Lin Cenholt and CP Lubeck (2, 3, 1) of Denmark with 27 points, and in third Italy’s Ruggero Tita and Caterina Banti (4, 10, 3) with 29 points.
Britain’s Ben Saxton and Nicola Boniface (12, 8, 5) are 6th with 53 points and 13th Rupert White and Kirstie Urwin 104 points.
And results posted as they happen . . . See below.
Men’s 49er Results for Thursday:
Race 11 – 1st SWE Carl Sylvan and Marcus Anjemark, 2nd GBR Dylan Fletcher and Stuart Bithell, 3rd DEN Jonas Warrer and Jakob Jensen.
Kiwis Logan Beck and Oscar Gunn 4th, and Burling and Tuke were 5th. The Brits James Peters and Fynn Sterritt were 6th, and Jack Hawkins and Chris Thomas 18th.
Race 12 – 1st BEL Yannick Lefebvre and Tom Pelsmaekers, 2nd ESP Diego Botin and Iago Lopez, 3rd SUI Sebastien Schneiter and Lucien Cujean.
The Brits James Peters and Fynn Sterritt were 6th, and Dylan Fletcher and Stuart Bithell were 8th.
Race 13 – 1st SUI Sebastien Schneiter and Lucien Cujean, 2nd POL Lukasz Przybytek and Pawel Kolodzinski, 3rd ESP Diego Botin and Iago Lopez. The Brits Dylan Fletcher and Stuart Bithell were 5th and James Peters and Fynn Sterritt were 17th.
49er overall: 1st ESP Diego Botin and Iago Lopez 34pts, 2nd NZL Burling and Tuke 42pts, 3rd Dylan Fletcher and Stuart Bithell 49pts. Peters and Sterritt are 5th with 64pts
Women’s 49erFX Results for Thursday:
Race 10 – Denmark’s Anne-Julie Schutt and Iben Nielsby won the first race of the day. 2nd were Odile van Aanholt and Marieke Jongens and 3rd Helene Naess and Marie Ronningen.
Leaders Grael and Kunze were 4th. Brits Charlotte Dobson and Saskia Tidey were UFD.
Race 11 – 1st Britain’s Dobson and Tidey, 2nd BRA Grael and Kunze and 3rd NED Annemiek Bekkering and Annette Duetz, 4th NZL Alexandra Maloney and Molly Meech.
Race 12 – 1st Sweden’s Vilma Bobeck and Malin Tengstrom, 2nd BRA Grael and Kunze and 3rd CRO Enia Nincevic and Mihaela Michceli-Vitturi, 4th Dobson and Tidey, 5th Bekkering and Duetz.
49erFX overall: 1st BRA Grael and Kunze 21pts, 2nd NED Bekkering and Duetz 32pts, 3rd GBR Dobson and Tidey 52pts.