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Nacra 17, 49er and 49er FX European Championship - Day 5

by 49er and Nacra 17 Sailing 14 Nov 2023 10:21 GMT
2023 European Championship © Nacra 17 CLass

The Nacra 17 fleet witnessed an incredible performance by the top three teams, led by John Gimson and Anna Burnett, sitting comfortably in first with 41 points, followed by Ruggero Tita and Caterina Banti (49 points) and Gianluigi Ugolini and Maria Giubilei (52 points).

Read more about their dominance.

Yesterday, Germans Marla Bergmann and Hanna Wille won all three 49erFX races, rising in the rankings from 15th to 4th place. Helene Næss with Marie Ronningen (NOR) maintain the lead, while the German duo gets closer to an Olympic berth against the Italians.

In the 49er, Rual and Amoros take the lead. Despite a challenging evening with a minor protest, the French duo secured three top-10 finishes, but remain extreamly close in points with the Polish team Buksak and Wierzbicki. The battle for the single European qualification spot for the Olympics intensifies, with Ireland and Italy vying for the position.

Dive into the details.

Medal Race

Final Day Livestream!! Each class has the final races scheduled for today, followed by the medal race in the afternoon with the top ten boats.

Catch the action LIVE for the final races

And make sure not to miss the Medal Races, in the second livestream which will cover all three medal races for each class.

Tune in here for Medal Race coverage in the afternoon starting around 2 pm UTC.

Stay tuned for the exciting finish of the European Championship, where champions will be crowned and Olympic dreams realized!

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