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9 April 2006, 08:48 am
Racing Underway In Uruguay
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Laser Radial Central And South American Championships 2006
Punta del Este, Uruguay

Racing at the ISAF Grade C1 Laser Central And South American Championships got underway in Punta del Este, Uruguay yesterday, with the 82 strong Laser Radial fleet taking to the water. Florencia CERUTTI (ARG) was the top woman finisher in the opening race.
Amongst the 82 competitors in the Laser Radial fleet, 24 women from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Peru, Puerto Rico and Venezuela are battling for big points in the ISAF World Sailing Rankings.

In yesterday's opening race CERUTTI came in eighth overall, and top woman. At number 36 in the ISAF World Sailing Rankings, Adriana KOSTIW (BRA) started the championship as a clear favourite, and 14th place and second woman was a solid start for the Brazilian. Two places back and third woman was Argentina's Cecilia CARRANZA.

Fabio DUTRA (BRA) took the opening bullet of the championship in the open fleet, ahead of Guilherme Barbosa LIMA (BRA) and Luis CANUTO (ARG).

The Yacht Club Punta del Este are hosting the Laser Central And South American Championships from 7-16 April.

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The championship gets
© Yacht Club Punta del Este
Ten races are scheduled for the series, with racing in the Laser Radial continuing until 11 April. The battle in the Laser and Laser 4.7 then gets underway from 12-16 April.

Top Ten Women
(Racing In Mixed Fleet)

Pos Nation Skipper R1 Pts
1 ARG Florencia CERUTTI 8 8
2 BRA Adriana KOSTIW 14 14
3 ARG Cecilia CARRANZA 16 16
4 BRA Caroline BEJAR 18 18
5 ARG Serena AMATO 19 19
6 VEN Andrea SABA 28 28
7 ARG Paula SALERNO 32 32
8 BRA Odile GINAID 35 35
9 CUB Maricela DUARTE 36 36
10 CHI Arantza GURNUCIO 38 38
ISAF. Image, Action from day one:© Yacht Club Punta del Este
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