The first 2020 Laser Europa Cup event concluded today at Clube Naval Portimão in Portugal. After 3 days of competition with very light winds, the Laser 4.7 fleet managed to complete only 2 races, while the Radial completed 3 and the Standard finally 4 of them. 188 sailors participated of this first 2020 Laser Europa Cup regatta, and the following were the final results.
2020 Laser Europa Cup POR – Laser 4.7 – Final results
Our reigning 2019 Laser Europa Cup 4.7 champion Bendeguz Nagy HUN (4-1) was finally the overall and U18 winner with 5 points, escorted on podium by 4.7 Women’s champion Annemijn Algra NED (1-8) and local sailor Guilherme Cavaco POR (5-4), both with 9 points.
Also locals Leonor Dutra POR (8-2) and Joao Pontes POR (6-9) were crowned 4.7 Women’s U18 champion 4.7 Overall U16 champion respectively.
72 sailors were part of this fleet in total.
2020 Laser Europa Cup POR – Laser Radial – Final results
The Laser Radial first spot was finally for the reigning Laser Radial Women’s World champion Anne-Marie Rindom DEN (1-2-1) with 4 points, escorted on podium by Women’s U19 champion Marissa Ijben NED (2-6-1) and Men’s U19 champion Bas Kooijman Beuk NED (4-1-6) with 9 and 11 points respectively.
Matilda Nicholls GBR was first among the U21 fleet, finishing 5th overall with 13 units.
88 sailors competed on this championship.
2020 Laser Europa Cup POR – Laser Standard – Final results
Maor Benharoch ISR (
10-3-2-2) was finally the Laser Standard winner with 7 points, followed by the U21 champion Ben Childerley GBR ( 12-7-1-1) with 9. The third place was finally for Eduardo Marques POR (6-1- 7-4), draw in 11 points with the overnight leader Tomas Pires de Lima POR (1-2-8- 12).
28 sailors were part of this fleet.
Next 2020 Laser Europa Cup event will be held at Circolo Vela Torbole, Lake Garda, Italy, and you can find further information here.