Double Discard Now at Moth Worlds:
Hayama, Japan (May 28, 2016) – The fleet returned to the race course at the YANMAR Moth Worlds 2016, with yesterday’s lay day offering rest and recovery for both boats and sailors.
With three more races completed today, the second discard is now on the scoreboard. While Paul Goodison (GBR) remains in the lead after posting a 3-1-4, Robert Greenhalgh (GBR) is now in the mix after losing two races on day two due to a failed sidestay.
Greenhalgh’s 1-2-1 today now has him five points off the lead with the final three races to be held tomorrow.
Day Three Results (Top 10 of 66; 12 races, 2 discards)
Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Double Discard Now at Moth Worlds, Editor
Nikole Barnes Recognized as College Women’s Sailor of the Year:
San Diego, CA (May 27, 2016) – The Quantum Women’s Sailor of the Year was announced during an awards presentation at the San Diego Port Pier after racing at the Sperry Women’s National Championship.
The finalists this year were (St. Thomas, VI), U.S. Coast Guard Academy ‘17 and Rachel Bryer (Jamestown, R.I.), University of Rhode Island ‘17. Both of these sailors have had an incredible year of competition and have been named All-Americans since their freshman years. This year’s Quantum Women’s Sailor of the year is Nikole Barnes.