Team CEEREF snares 44Cup Porto Montenegro:
Kotor Bay, Montenegro (April 13, 2019) – The Bay of Tivat came good for the final day of the 44Cup Porto Montenegro with three races held and a most worthy winner in Igor Lah’s Team CEEREF.
The Slovenian team led this first event of the 2019 44 Cup from the outset, and today neither they nor Vladimir Prosikhin’s Team Nika won a race but showed impeccable consistency, both enjoying a trio of podium place results, elevating Team Nika from fourth to second overall.
Today’s opening race got underway in light conditions, but eminently race-able by the nimble RC44s. In this Chris Bake’s Team Aqua won the pin and then match raced Team CEEREF for the duration,…
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Semi finals begin at Nations Cup:
San Francisco, CA (April 13, 2019) – The fourth day at World Sailing’s Nations Cup Grand Final is getting to the bitter end as Pauline Courtois (FRA) and Pearson Potts (USA) lead the Women’s and Open division after two flights sailed in the semifinals with the first to score three wins to advance to the finals.
Stage 3 round robin racing finished earlier in the day with Courtois, Nicole Breault (USA), Anna Östling (SWE) and Juliana Senfft (BRA) advancing to the semifinal while Allie Blecher (USA) and Clare Costanzo where eliminated, finishing 5th and 6th.
Maxime Mesnil (FRA), the Open division leader thus far, advanced with Potts, James Hodgson (AUS) and Henrique Haddad …
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