Three time Olympic Gold medallist Jochen Schumann (SUI) is leading the 5.5m World Championships taking place at Flensburg Sailing Club, Denmark
Defending champion Jurg Menzi (SUI) is currently lying second overall, with last years Bronze medallist Gavin Mc Kinney (BAH) in third. Silver medallist at the 2000 Worlds Hans-Peter Schmid (SUI) is currently down in seventh position, and clearly has some catching up to do to secure a podium position this year.
The 39 boat fleet continues racing through to the 15 June.
Results (after 3 races):
1. Jochen Schumann, Artemis XI (SUI)
2. Jurg Menzi, Marie-Francois XV (SUI)
3. Gavin Mc Kinney, John B Once Again (BAH)
4. Johan Gullichsen, Kandoo (FIN)
5. Jack Friel, Topas II (SUI)
6. Colin Foster, My Shout (USA)