Swinoujscie, Poland (September 19, 2015) – In the Finals that pitted Sam Gilmour (AUS) against Joachim Aschenbrenner (DEN), Team Australia won the ISAF 2015 Youth Match Racing World Championship. The team consisted of Gilmour skippering, Adam Negri as mainsheet and tactician, Niall Morrow on jib and spinnaker trim and Cameron Seagreen as bowman.
With both the Finals and Petit Finals on the schedule today, there were a few concerns about accuracy of weather predictions as only 7 knots were expected. Thankfully there were 8-9 knots and the Race Committee used the primary race area in the channel.
The top four teams, Joachim Aschenbrenner (DEN), Sam Gilmour (AUS), Markus Ron…
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