Staniek/Kleen hold on to lead at Bacardi Cup:
Miami, FL (March 8, 2016) – Day 2 in Miami delivered a less then expected breezy day with a mix of sun and clouds with wind at 100 degree at around 15 knots out of the East for 58 Star sailors competing in the 89th Bacardi Cup. The top three boats at the weather mark were Robert Staniek/Frithjof Kleen from Germany, followed by Diego Negri/Sergio Lambertenghi from Italy and by Torben Grael/ Gullherme Almeida from Brazil. At the leeward mark Negri/Lambertenghi rounded in front of Staniek/Kleen and Grael/Almeida and kept the lead till the end. Full Report.
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Finn Europeans: Vujasinovic extends as wind arrives:
Barcelona, Spain (March 8, 2016) – Milan Vujasinovic (CRO) capitalized on his first day victory at the Finn European Championship today with two great races to extend his lead to eight points after two more races. Josh Junior (NZL) is up to second with Zsombor Berecz (HUN) in third. Race wins went to Pieter-Jan Postma (NED) and Junior in what turned out to be a windier day than expected.
The day started with another delay to wait for the wind, but when it started filing in it kept building to 13-15 knots during the day for some great, if shifty, racing in the waters off Barcelona, which combined with a huge swell, made for an interesting day.
Postma stole the first race afte…
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