Middelfart, Denmark (July 2, 2015) – The third day of the Melges 24 World Championship saw Swiss Chris Rast’s EFG team win all three races to ratchet up the rank from third to first overall. The 95-boat fleet enjoyed champagne conditions, and now after nine races and one discard, the situation among the fleet is starting to unravel.
Behind Rast is now former leader Andrea Rachelli’s Altea ITA735 (25p-3-4), that had a great come back in seventh, closed in third position after starting with OCS. On the third level of the podium retains Bora Gulari’s Air Force One USA820 (21p-2-7), that in race seven suffered the same problem of Altea.
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