Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (August 21, 2015) – The penultimate day of the Rio Olympic Test Event served up four more podiums with Italian, Lithuanian, Kiwi and Brazilian sailors claiming the golden honours. Medal Races were held for the Laser, Laser Radial, 49er, and 49erFX.
The Nacra 17, which was also scheduled today, had their Medal Race delayed to Saturday due to postponements for Medal Races schedules prior to theirs today. The Nacra 17 will join the Men’s and Women’s 470 and Finn classes to conclude the event on Saturday, August 22.
The Medal Race stage began today with Francesco Marrai (ITA) taking the first gold in the Laser whilst Lithuania’s Gintare…
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