Piotr Myszka wins RS:X World Championship:
Eilat, Israel (February 26, 2016) – It was the penultimate day at the RS:X World Championship, and after two races for the Gold fleets, the Silver fleets got their chance to improve positions for the final tomorrow. They completed their three races and then the Gold fleets returned and completed their third race for today.
All is on for the final day tomorrow with one race left for all: the last race for all the others who didn’t get to the ten first, and the Medal Race for the top ten Men and Women.
With ten races completed, Piotr Myszka (POL) has won the Men’s World title in advance of the Medal race. His Polish teammate Malgorzata Bialecka (POL) holds an 11 …
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Just Gorgeous at J/70 Midwinter Championship:
St Petersburg, FL (February 26, 2016) – After four races in gorgeous conditions, just one point separates the top pair of boats at the J/70 Midwinter Championship hosted by St Petersburg Yacht Club.
Allan Terhune’s Dazzler of Arnold, MD tallied a 1,3,7,1 for 12 points, just a notch ahead of the Texas team of Glenn Darden and Reese Hillard on Hoss (who scored 3,6,2,2). Will Welles’s Sea Bags Sailing Team from Portsmouth, RI locked in a solid day to round out the top three with 19 points.
Under clear skies, 46 teams from across the United States, Brazil and Finland took to the waters of Tampa Bay in winds of 10-12 knots with gusts to 15. Terhune dazzled in the open…
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