The British are still dominating the Olympic Classes at Kiel leading three of the eleven events, and having three more in medal positions at the midway stage of the regatta. Two races were completed today for most classes, racing contiues until Sunday 24 June.
In the Star
Class Brazilians Grael/Ferreira are leading. In the Ynglings
the Dutch team headed by Thies are leading. It is close at the top of the Finn
fleet with Fellman(GER) on six points and Maier(CZE) on seven points. It is also close at the top of the 49ers
, Brotherton/Hiscocks(GBR) lead on eleven points from Baur/John(GER) who have moved into second on thirteen points. Swede Birgmark has taken over the lead in the Lasers
from Goodison (GBR), who suffered a black flag disqualification today. Drozdovskaya(BUL) continues to lead the Europe
fleet. The top three spots are getting closer in the Tornado
fleet, but Wilson/Howden(GBR) hang onto top spot. The Greek team of Bekatorou/Tsoulfa are completely dominating the 470 Women
fleet, whilst Italians Zandona/Trani lead the 470 Men
. In the Mistral Women
Lai Shan Lee(HKG) keeps her lead, whilst Sturges(GBR) moves up one to second. Dempsey(GBR) has taken the lead in the Mistral Men
, whilst Obremko(UKR) takes over second position, but it is all very close.