Penultimate day of races here at La Rochelle, France. Nice wind allowed all sailors competing at the 2018 Laser Senior European championships to complete two new races, being 10 now in total as scheduled.
2018 Laser Senior Europeans – Day 5 results
Matthew Wearn AUS (
2-1-1-1-1-1- 12-3-8-7) is still on top of the Laser Standard fleet with 23 points, followed now by European leader Pavlos Kontides CYP (3-1- BFD-5-3-2-3-7- 19-3) with 27. Third place overall for Sam Meech NZL (1-1-1-1-2- 4-15-1- 17-8) with 30.
Philipp Buhl GER (4-3-2-4-
BFD-1-13-5-1- BFD) is second European and fourth overall with 33 points. Third European place and fifth overall for Michael Beckett GBR (1-5-3-5- 12-4-10- 11-6-2) with 36.
Nik Pletikos SLO (
4-3-1- 8-1-4-3-2-2-1) is comfortably leading now the Laser Radial Men’s championship with 17 points, followed by Federico Tocchi ITA (3- 9-4-3-3-1-2-9-4- 16) with 29. Just 1 point behind is Aleksander Arian POL (7- 12-2-1-4-3-7-5-1- 28) on third place with 30 units.
Pandelis Kyrpoglou GRE took the U21 fleet leadership with 73 points. He’s 6th overall and followed 15 points behind by Ben Elvin GBR with 88. Third provisional U21 place for Alexandre Kowalski POL with 90.
Great day for Marit Bouwmeester NED (3-
9-1-3-1-2-5- 7-1-2) to strengthen 1st position before the last day of competition. She’s leading the Radial Women’s European championship with 18 points and followed now by Paige Railey USA (1-7- 11-4-2-1- 13-1-8-5) with 29. Third place overall and second European for Maxime Jonker NED (1-1-1- 8-1-1- 14-11-13-1) with 30. Emma Plasschaert BEL (16-3-5-2-2-2-30-15-11-20) is now third European sailor with 60 points.
The last two races are coming. La Rochelle is rainy for the first time on the event so let’s see what happen. Stay tune!
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