Holt’s 25-year dream finally comes true
Mike Holt has been competing for the world title for a quarter of a century, and together with Rob Woelfel has now won the SAP 505 World Championships in Kiel….
420 International Class Association
CELEBRATORY END TO 420 AND 470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS AS TEAMS FROM 9 NATIONS STAND ON PODIUM
GDYNIA, POLAND – 11-18 AUGUST 2014
From very little wind to gusts of up to 28 knots, mixed up with rain storms and thunder challenged the 390 teams on the final day of racing here in Gdynia, Poland on Monday 18 August. A 12 race series for the 108 boat 420 fleet, with a 10 race series followed by a double-points Medal Race for the 470 Men and Women fleets.
WORLD CHAMPIONS DECIDED – 420 GOLD TO SPAIN AND 420 LADIES GOLD TO ITALY
3 August 2014
Congratulations to our new 420 World Champions Jose Manuel Ruiz/Fernando Davila of Spain in the 420 Open and Carlotta Omari/Francesca Russo Cirillo of Italy in the 420 Ladies.
2014 29er Worlds – Aussie World Champions
A light wind day finished off the final series of the 29er World Championship on Lake Ontario for the 29er Worlds. After an hour postponement, the breeze filled in at noon to the class minimum of 4 knots. After 3 attempts the Gold fleet was off in 4-6 knots.
THREE BACK TO BACK RACES SHUFFLE UP LEADERBOARD ON PENULTIMATE DAY
A high scoring race day five with three back to back races for all fleets. The change in breeze was welcomed, with racing kicking off in around 10 knots, steadily increasing and holding at around 13 knots with gusts up to 14 knots.
STUNNING WIN TO ISRAEL IN 420 OPEN GOLD FLEET, ITALY TAKES WIN IN 420 LADIES WITH JUST ONE RACE HELD
1 August 2014
Racing stepped up a gear today at the 420 World Championships, as the first day of final series racing got underway with the 390 sailors now seeded into 420 Open and 420 Ladies Gold fleets.
QUALIFICATION SERIES WRAPS UP WITH SINGAPORE AND SPAIN LEADING 420 LADIES AND OPEN FLEETS
Racing got underway on day 3 in a 12-15 knot breeze from the north, perfect conditions to complete the final two races of the 6 race qualification series. With the discard kicking in after race 5, some shuffling on the leaderboard as teams discarded their worst score in the 420 Open and 420 Ladies fleets.
Fuente info 29er Worlds
Finals Start Tomorrow
Another windy day on the Kingston waters to wrap up the third and last day of the qualification series. After a stormy start to the day, the rain cleared and the breeze filled in from the South-South West with a steady 10-12 knots.