Shaky start for Sotogrande Cup:
Sotogrande, Spain (April 27, 2017) – Principal Race Officer Peter Reggio read his crystal ball well enough to stage four races on a tricky first day of the Sotogrande Cup, the opening event of the 2017 RC44 Championship Tour. Despite the uncertainty, Vladimir Prosikhin’s Team Nika with tactician Terry Hutchinson stayed consistent to take the early lead. Full report.
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Heiner making mark at World Cup Series:
Hyères, France (April 27, 2017) – Nicholas Heiner’s (NED) consistency in the Finn is equalling success at at World Cup Series Hyères. Racing today in a 7-13 knot breeze that took some time to fill in, Heiner posted a string of top five finishes to now lead his fleet
In only his third Finn regatta, Heiner had another consistent day of racing to take the lead in a fleet packed full of experienced racers.
Although he’s a fresh face in the Finn, the 28-year old is no stranger to competitive racing. He is a former Laser World Champion and used to racing in competitive fleets. Moving into a new boat can always be challenging for a sailor but Heiner has thrived in the Finn after …
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