Wind- & Kitesurfing
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Monday, March 3, 2014
The Andaluzian Olympic Week ended yesterday again in a fresh 20 kn breeze. D'Ortoli/Delpech FRA were the superior winners in the 49ers ahead of Frei/Rocherieux FRA. In the Lasers Standard, Jean-Baptiste Bernaz FRA defeated Tom Burton AUS for the first time. Wannes Van Laer BEL finished on rank 3. Belgium sailors took the overall victory in the Lasers Radial. In the Radial women, Evi Van Acker BEL was the clear winner over Annalise Murphy IRL and Veronika Fenclova CZE, tied with Mathilde de Kerangeat FRA 4th. In the Radials men, William De Smet BEL was first in front of Alejandro Perez ESP, while the former leader Max Haenssler SUI dropped on rank 3. In the Finns, the favorite Vasilij Zbogar SLO remained on top, Barreiros/Curbelo ESP took the overall win in the 470 men, and Anna Kyselova/Anastasiya Krasko UKR climbed on rank one in the 470 women with a successful last day. Moana Delle GER was the RS:X woman windsurfers, and Piotr Myszka POL stayed on top of the RS:X men windsurfers. All other results are mentioned in the final report (in Spanish).
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Sunday, March 2, 2014
Challenging 20-25 kn prevailed in Cádiz yesterday, but the experienced sailors/teams had mostly no problem to stay ahead in the rankings. Jean-Baptiste Bernaz FRA clearly keeps the lead in the Lasers Standard ahead of Tom Burton AUS. The best of the day, Wannes Van Laer BEL, advanced on rank 3. In the Lasers Radial women, Evi Van Acker BEL, a proven big-breeze helmswoman, extended her lead on 32 points, while Mathilde de Kerangeat FRA replace Emma Plaessaert BEL on rank 3. Max Haenssler SUI defended his first place in the Radial men, but Max Slap BEL reduced the backlog on 2 points. D'Ortoli/Delpech FRA dominated the 49ers in the fresher breeze extending their lead on Frei/Rocherieux FRA. Piotr Myszka POL leads in the RS:x men windsurfers ahead of Pavel Tarnovski POL and Toni Wilhelm GER, while in the RS:x women windsurfers, Moana Delle GER remains the leader in front of Mayaan Davidovich ISR. Read all other ranking lists at the bottom of the official report (in Spanish).
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Saturday, March 1, 2014
The Andaluzian Olympic Week continued yesterday in good sailing conditions according to program. The close French duel on top of the 49ers goes on with now Frei/Rocherieux FRA 2 points ahead of d'Ortoli/Delpech FRA. Jean-Baptiste Bernaz FRA succeeded to control Tom Burton AUS in the Laser Standard yesterday staying on the first place. Evi Van Acker BEL in front of Emma Plaeschaart BEL remains the ranking in the Radial women. All other ranking lists at the end of the daily report.
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Friday, February 28, 2014
A moderate 8-12 kn breeze prevailed yesterday on the first day of the Andaluzian Olympic Week 2014 and all classes sailed 2 to 3 races each. In the Finns, the first leader is Vasilij Zbogar SLO and in the Lasers Standard Jean-Baptiste Bernaz FRA is clearly ahead of Tom Burton AUS. 60 participants. Evi Van Acker BEL has taken the lead in the Laser Radial women, followed by Eva Plaschaert BEL, Amélie Riou FRA and Svenja Weger GER. 40 participants. In the RS:X women windsurfers, Moana Delle GER is on top in front of Mayaan Davidovich ISR, and the best RS:X men windsurfer after three races is Piotr Myszka POL. A French double is on top of the 49ers with d'Ortoli/Delpech FRA ahead of Frei/Rocherieux FRA. 20 teams. All other results are posted at the end of the official report of the day. A photo gallery is presented on the event facebook.
Wind- & Kitesurfing – Thursday, February 27, 2014
Today begins the Andaluzian Olympic Week in Cádiz with a record 400 participants from 35 nations. In the Finns (26 boats/8 nations) is among other top sailors Vasilij Zbogar SLO, and also the 49ers with the French top teams d'Ortoli/Delpech FRA and Frei/Rocherieux FRA are high quality. In the Lasers Radial, the Olympic medalist Evi Van Acker BEL, Annalise Murphy IRL as well as the best French and German Radial women are on the entry list. Favorites in the Laser Standard are Tom Burton AUS, Jonasz Stelmaszyk POL and Tobias Schadewaldt GER. Top drivers are also present in the windsurfers with Blanca Manchon ESP, Moana Delle GER, Mayaan Davidovich ISR or Malgorzata Bialecka POL. The entry lists and the official preview.