Fremantle Laser Radial sailor, Matthew Wearn maintained first place overall after finishing 19th and fourth in the two races this afternoon. Inconsistent results have narrowed the points margin between boats through the rest of the fleet and it is Skandia Team GBR sailor Charlotte Dobson who posted a first and a third to move up to second overall.
470 men and women teams had a small delay this morning after being held ashore waiting for wind. Israel team Gideon Kliger and Eran Sela are equal first in the men's event with Australians Mathew Belcher and Malcolm Page. Young New Zealand team Jo Aleh and Olivia Powrie were in top form, winning both races in the 470 women's event.
RS:X athletes worked hard this afternoon, pumping their sails in the light wind and 35 degree heat. Netherlands world number eight, Dorian Van rijsselberge, won both races in the men's fleet. Spanish board sailor, Marina Alabau, also won both her races.
In the Finn event, French sailor Jonathan Lobert maintained first place after four races. Britain's Ben Ainslie moved up the fleet to fith overall after finishing second in the last race of the day.
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