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European nations got 15 of 18 first Laser Women’s spots for Tokyo 2020

Posted by - 11 August 2018

The first 18 Laser Women’s places for Tokyo 2020 were awarded yesterday at the 2018 Laser World championships in Aarhus, Denmark. Fifteen of them were for our European representatives! In addition to Belgium, Netherlands and Denmark’s Olympic spots achieved by Gold medalist Emma Plasschaert, Silver medalist Marit Bouwmeester and Bronze medalist Anne-Marie Rindom, twelve other

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Belgian Emma Plasschaert is new 2018 Laser Women’s World Champion

Posted by - 11 August 2018

Emma Plasschaert BEL had entered yesterday to the Laser class Hall of Fame, winning her first World championship title at her 24 years old and also achieving first Gold medal in the Laser Radial class for Belgium. A bright and breezy day in Denmark’s Bay of Aaarhus provided a perfect scenario for an amazing Medal

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2018 Laser Senior European championships – Final results

Posted by - 14 May 2018

The 2018 Laser Senior European championships concluded in La Rochelle, France, after 6 wonderful days of races and medium to strong winds. Sun and warm weather dressed up the whole competition, excepting the last day where sky cried cause we were leaving 😉 2018 Laser Senior European championships – Laser Standard – Final results Pavlos

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2018 Laser Senior Europeans – Day 1 results

Posted by - 8 May 2018

Finally the races started at the 2018 Laser Senior European championships in La Rochelle, France. 10-14 knots from West allowed all fleets to complete their two scheduled races. Many general recalls here and there proven sailor’s are eagerly aiming to rock from the very beginning. It was a wonderful and sunny day for sailing. People

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2017 Senior Europeans – Thrilling last races to crown our champions

Posted by - 9 October 2017

A beautiful sunny day and stable 14 knots wind in the afternoon allowed sailors to enjoy the last two exciting races at the 2017 Laser Senior European Championships in Barcelona. After a thrilling end of competition and changes on scores we could finally get our new 2017 Laser Senior European champions; Nick Thompson GBR (Laser

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2017 Senior Europeans – Day 5 – Results after 9 races

Posted by - 7 October 2017

Big swell and light winds marked fifth day of races for sailors fighting for the 2017 Laser Senior European Championships in Barcelona. Lazy start this morning, where wind became shifty and dropped to 2 knots in noon. Finally around 14:30 a Northern breeze came in and sailors were sent to water for racing. Marit Bouwmeester

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2017 Senior Europeans – Day 4 results – Challenging conditions

Posted by - 6 October 2017

Complex day for sailors racing the 2017 Laser Senior European Championships in Barcelona. Final series has started today with two races, where overnight leading sailors managed to keep first spots but closely followed now by tough opponents. A light breeze from East and choppy conditions made races a hard challenge. 2017 Laser Senior European Championships

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2017 Senior Europeans – Day 3 results – Qualifyings concluded

Posted by - 5 October 2017

Three new races were added to scores today in Barcelona, where the 2017 Laser Senior European Championships have concluded the Qualifying series. A fantastic weather, plenty of sun and a steady wind from south of around 12-18 knots helped races to be really straight-forward and sailors happily returned early to shore for a meal. Tomorrow

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2017 Senior Europeans – Day 2 – Races started in Barcelona

Posted by - 4 October 2017

Two first races were completed today in Barcelona, where the 2017 Laser Senior European Championships are being held. All 331 Laser Standard and Radial sailors were sent to water around noon, divided in two courses. First race started with about 10 knots and decreasing to 6-8 knots on second. RC intended to start a third

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Interview with Marit Bouwmeester NED in Barcelona

Posted by - 4 October 2017
Dutch sailor Marit Bouwmeester arrives to this 2017 Laser European Championships in Barcelona in a particular context, owing all current major Laser Women's titles: the last European championship in Canarias in 2016, the last World Sailing championship in Santander in 2014, the Gold Olympic medal in Rio and recently her 3rd World championship in Medemblik.