Part of the championship is also racing in the Open fleet. Anybody between 0-99 can join, but it is mostly the
Japanese territory here in Quiberon. The class is really popular in Japan especially among university students. Best talent from fleet of 500 racers in Japan is dominating the Open fleets here in France. More in the video ...
Three "Regatta" races with offshore winds from 8 to 16 knots brung some tactical racing after the stronger breeze from the eve. Sebastian Kornum, from Denmark made the effort by attacking Thomas Goyard firing two bullets. Goyard is now under pressure but still in control of the first place in the Men fleet. Maelle Guilbaud is now guaranteed to be crowned European Champion ahead of USA sailor Farrah Hall and Coraline Foveau (FRA). Drama in the Youth fleet with Nathan Doom sliding down from the first to second position while Corto Dumon is back in charge, Malo Maisonneuve stays at the third place. Swell Chevalier also lost her first position under the attack of Lola Sorin and now becomes third. Jamaine Carlotti secures her second place.
Tomorrow, the forecast looks good light for the last day of competition.
Stay tuned for more racing action!
Provisional results after 13 races for Women and 15 races for Men :