Penultimate action at M32 Worlds:
Chicago, IL (September 22, 2018) – Day Three of the M32 World Championship was another day of shakeups in the standings. With a fleet of twelve eager teams, general recalls quickly became the norm and no one was left out of the lead. While ChinaOne.Ningbo remains ahead of the pack, Bliksem, Convexity, and REV are in close contention for the Corinthian Championship.
XS Energy and Bliksem were the happy couple of the day skipping around the race course and getting sucked into a dogfight with lead changes, covers and rolls while losing ground on the rest of the fleet. After a fairly steady second day two, Bliksem spent too much time in the middle of the fleet losing their grip on second…
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Titles set at Para World Sailing Champs:
Sheboygan, WI (September 22, 2018) – Australian, British, and Brazilian competitors clinched gold at the 2018 Para World Sailing Championships.
After five days of competition in variable breeze, Matt Bugg (AUS) snapped up gold after the first ever 2.4 Norlin OD Medal Race, Will Street and Jonathan Currell (GBR) won a close RS Venture Connect Final, and Christopher Symonds (AUS) and Ana Paula Marques (BRA) grabbed gold in the Men’s and Women’s Hansa 303.
Today played out in variable breeze that ranged from 3-5 knots early on and ended with up to 10 knots.
After winning the final RS Venture Connect qualification race, Spain’s Enrique Vives and Gabriel Barroso de Maria j…
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