Sunny and beautiful day today for the first races in Los Alcazares, Spain. Wind around 10 knots and small waves where conditions for sailors on this 2017 European Laser 4.7 Championships.
European Laser 4.7 Youth Championships – Girls results
Girls fleet is led by Italian sailors on this first day of competition. After 2 races is Giorgia Cingolani ITA who’s heading qualifying series overall and also U16 category with 6 points (5-1), followed by Federica Cattarozzi ITA (4-3), both from Circolo Vela Torbole.
Third place overall and second U16 is for Belgium Eline Verstraelen BEL with 9 (1-8).
Fourth and fifth places with also 9 points for locals for Catherine Havenga ESP (7-2) and Maria Ferragut ESP (4-5).
101 girls competing, divided in two fleets.
European Laser 4.7 Youth Championships – Boys results
238 boys were led today by Russian Semen Krivobokov RUS (1-4) with 5 points, followed by Greek Emmanouil Kollias GRE (1-6), just two points behind.
Third place overall and first U16 spot is for Italian Niccolo Nordera ITA with 8 (6-2).
Fourth place for local Guillermo Lopez Martinez ESP (1-8). Fifth place overall and second U16 for Cesare Barabino ITA (9-1).
Boys are divided in 4 fleets. More races tomorrow! Stay tuned!