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Marie Barrue wins Laser Radial Gold in Hyeres in tight end

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The last race in Hyeres claimed local sailor Marie Barrue as new Laser Europa Cup FRA champion in the Laser Radial class, finally tied in 14 points with previous leader Maud Jayet SUI.

French sailor (3-11-6-1-2-1-1) needed a first spot in the last race to claim Gold and achieved that crossing finish line just a few centimeters ahead of Lithuanian Viktorija Andrulyte (17th overall). Swiss sailor had a bad day instead entering 30th, discard this race and keeping all 14 previous points in score (1-1-1-2-6-3-30).

Third place overall was for German Hannah Anderssohn, just 3 points behind winner (7-2-5-1-1-1-28).

Federico Tocchi ITA was first boy qualified and 4th overall with 19 units (3-3-3-7-3-2-5), showing great valuable consistency.

233 sailors competed in the Laser Radial class and you can find full results here:

Laser Europa Cup 2017 – Hyeres, France – Laser Radial – Final results

© Text: Agustín Argüelles – EurILCA | Photo: Pierrick Contin.

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