Standings Shuffle at Melges 20 Worlds:
Scarlino, Italy (August 26, 2016) – The second day of racing at the 2016 Melges 20 World Championship featured two races under shifty conditions, shaking up the standings and making Drew Freides’ Pacific Yankee the new leader with a one point advantage over Michael Illbruck on Pinta now seated in second place.
“It was a very difficult day, in which we made some very good tactical choices and we had luck on our side too,” said Freides. “We are only at the halfway mark in the regatta, so we must remain focused on sailing just like we’ve been doing over the last two days. We need to make every race count because the game here is very complicated, an…
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