Racing Continues at Youth Champs
Published on August 7th, 2016
San Diego, CA (August 7, 2016) – It was another stellar day of racing on San Diego Bay for the five classes in competition at the 2016 U.S. Youth Sailing Championships, hosted by Coronado Yacht Club with support from the San Diego Yacht Club. The Laser, Laser Radial, International 420 and 29er fleets tallied four more races, while the Techno 293 fleet finished three races with two racing days remaining in the regatta. Sailing conditions were similar to Saturday with breezes in the low to mid teens.
The Laser Radial, International 420, and 29er will be vying for a spot on the US Sailing Youth World Team and compete at the 2016 Youth Sailing World Championships in Auckland, New Zealand on December 14-20, 2016.
Lasers (singlehanded dinghy)
Marshall McCann leads Ford McCann by two points, Maximilian Guerriero is in third with six points.
Radial (singlehanded dinghy)
Chase Caraway has the overall lead and Talia Toland remains in the lead for the girls division.
Techno 293 (windsurfer)
After winning all three races yesterday, Geronimo Nores dropped to second place in the windsurfing division, Steven Cramer won the three races today to move into first place.
I-420 (doublehanded dinghy)
Wiley Rogers and Jack Parkin keep their lead in the boys division, while Kathryn Hall and Ashton Borcherding lead the girls division.
29er (doublehanded skiff)
Neil Marcellini and Ian Brill have a two point edge on Ryan Ratliffe and Sam Merson. Louisa Nordstrom and Catherine Mollerus remain on top in the girls division.
Report by US Sailing