Nico DELLE - KARTH and Nikolaus RESCH of Austria slipped from second to fourth at the end of the day with the SIBELLO brothers, Pietro SIBELLO and Gianfranco SIBELLO (ITA), posting a 4, 2, 1 and finishing one point behind the first place duos.
Friday begins the finals with some rain forecast for the area. The top 25 from qualifying now comprise the gold fleet with the remainder split into silver and bronze.
Outside of racing, many sailors are using the fantastic Garda winds to log their fastest times in the SEIKO Speed Challenge posting speeds of 19-20 knots on the lake, verified by Velocitek speed pucks. Both the racing and speed challenge will continue through the weekend with the prizegiving scheduled after the medal race on Sunday.
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