Please select your home edition
Edition
T Clewring - Generic

Finn Silver Cup - Snakes and ladders in Malcesine

by International Finn Class Association on 11 Jul 2013
2013 Finn Silver Cup Finn Class © http://www.finnclass.org
At the Finn Silver Cup in Malcesine, Italy, it was a day of snakes and ladders on Wednesday. Racing began early again with the same solid north wind, but the difference was that light rain greeted the sailors. Temperatures remained warm so nobody was complaining.

The first race started with 15 knots of wind and the usual pin end favoured line and the race to the cliffs on the left was popular. So popular that several boats started early and three boats were scored as OCS, while one other disqualified for touching the pin mark. Martin Robitaille (CAN) and Peter McCoy (GBR) had the best starts and were first to the cliffs and first at mark 1. They sailed well to hold their positions and take first and second respectively, ahead of regatta leader Jorge Zarif (BRA).

Race 2 began much the usual way, but had a few twists and turns for the fleet than previously. After starting in 10 to 12 knots the wind died gradually on the first run and on the second beat temporarily stopped on the far left, before filling in again from the north. This was the first time the right side of the course paid all week, but the sailors that returned left further up the course gained the most. Zarif and Jakub Marciniak (POL) mastered the conditions best and moved through the fleet to finish first and second, with Robitaille in third.

Race 3 was the most difficult of all. The wind had dropped to under five knots for the start and a big left windshift made starting on starboard difficult. The boats that started at the committee boat had much more wind and took a big advantage immediately. This group of 12 boats managed to stay in pressure for the first beat and eventually the pressure returned evenly over the race course. From this group Zarif, Ondrey Teply (CZE) and Arkadiy Kistanov (RUS), emerged to finish top three.

With a 3, 1, 1 Jorge Zarif has taken a solid 13 point lead with three races left in the championship. Martin Robitaille moved into second following a 1, 3, 5. He sits five points ahead of Jake Lilley (AUS) in third who scored a 6, 7, 7 today.

Two races are scheduled Thursday morning at 8am.

Results after eight races

Fraglia Vela Malcesine

2013 Finn Silver Cup - Jorg Bruder Trophy
05th - 12th July 2013
 
Punteggi presi in considerazione 1  scarto
 

No

Numero

Nome

Punti

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

1

BRA 109

Zarif Jorge, ICRJ
JELQ ARABICO - 84

11,0

1

(4)

3

1

1

3

1

1

2

CAN 110

Robitaille Martin, CVL RCYC
DINO - 67

24,0

(7)

7

1

4

3

1

3

5

3

AUS 41

Lilley Jake, RQYS
AUSTRALIAN SAILING - 47

29,0

3

2

2

2

(dsq)

6

7

7

4

RUS 6

Kistanov Arkadiy, CSK VMF / Moscow Sailing Schoo
- 00

32,0

4

3

5

(10)

4

4

9

3

5

GBR 29

McCoy Peter, ESSC
CREDO - 48

34,0

5

5

(10)

3

2

2

8

9

6

NOR 1

Pedersen Anders, DSSF
TINI - 46

38,0

2

1

4

5

8

5

(18)

13

7

POL 7

Marciniak Jakub, AZSPG
POLITECHNIKA GDANSKA - 86

49,0

(18)

6

7

12

11

7

2

4

8

ITA 213

De Luca Umberto, YCT - FANTASTICA
FANTASTICA - 05

51,0

6

9

8

6

7

(ocs)

5

10

9

GER 595

Gorgels Simon, DTYC
KLABAUTERMANN - 70

69,0

8

8

14

9

6

13

11

(24)

10

ITA 214

Bevilacqua Riccardo, SVOC - FANTASTICA
FANTASTICA - 06

69,0

12

10

9

11

9

12

6

(20)

11

GER 64

Luttukus Lennart, SKBUE ASTG
- 68

71,0

14

16

6

7

5

10

13

(18)

12

CZE 5

Teply Ondrej, YC BRNO
- 09

74,0

9

23

18

8

10

(ocs)

4

2

13

POL 16

Lahn Mikolaj, UKSFW
- 45

94,0

13

(22)

15

14

13

15

10

14

14

NED 972

Kirschbaum Tobias, WSVH
Peter - 08

104,0

16

(26)

12

17

17

9

12

21

15

FRA 114

Thomas Morel, YCC
- 60

105,0

10

19

13

15

14

11

(27)

23

16

RUS 8

Korshikov Anatoliy, Azov
- 30

108,0

15

18

11

16

18

8

(23)

22

17

NED 94

Van Rootselaar Tijmen, ZMVDZ
- 03

112,0

(21)

11

21

21

20

17

16

6

18

RUS 212

Luzan Kirill, KK - FANTASTICA
FANTASTICA - 04

116,0

20

(24)

16

24

12

16

17

11

19

BUL 855

Vangelov Dimitar, Nesebar YC
- 50

116,0

19

14

22

18

15

14

14

(dnf)

20

ITA 988

Savio Matteo, STDV - FANTASTICA
SCRAT - 07

131,0

(23)

15

19

22

21

23

15

16

21

RUS 61

Volovik Vadim, Khlebnikovo
- 35

133,0

17

20

23

(25)

22

18

21

12

22

AUT 5

Lehner Nikolaus, SCT
- 55

137,0

24

12

20

19

19

(ocs)

26

17

23

RUS 27

Kotlyarov Denis, CSK
- 33

145,0

27

13

26

26

23

(dsq)

22

8

24

FRA 177

Fabian Pic, SRR
- 61

145,0

11

17

17

13

(dnf)

dnc

dnc

dnc

25

POL 22

Zimny Jeremy, WKZW
MARTWY CIAG - 44

146,0

22

21

(dnf)

23

16

20

19

25

26

FRA 51

Leleu Alec, CVThoux
- 66

155,0

26

25

24

(27)

24

21

20

15

27

RUS 28

Kotlyarov Artur, CSK
- 34

158,0

25

(27)

25

20

26

19

24

19

28

RUS 88

Ananyev Alexander, SKA St.P
- 40

181,0

(28)

28

27

28

25

22

25

26

BIA 2016 Sydney Boat Show 660x82Harken AUS Reflex 660x82Wildwind 2016 660x82

Related Articles

My Road to Rio – Part 5 – Maria Erdi
Erdi booked her spot for Rio 2016 in the Laser Radial at the final opportunity, the European qualification event Erdi booked her spot for Rio 2016 in the Laser Radial at the final opportunity, the European qualification event in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Following nervously back in Balatonfured, Hungary was father Gabor, mother Gabriella and siblings Julia, Anna, Gabriella and Janos.
Posted on 29 Jun
Optimist Worlds - Images and results from Day 2
Racing is into its second day at the Optimist Worlds in Vilamoura, Portugal Racing is into its second day at the Optimist Worlds in Vilamoura, Portugal. There are 251 sailors competing from 56 nations.
Posted on 27 Jun
My Best Olympic Race – Vasilij Zbogar
Memorable moments won’t always be the golden ones. They can be hitting a personal best, breaking a national record Speak to any athlete and ask them about a moment that defines their career. Whether it happened five days, five months, five years or even fifty years ago the chances are the memory of that moment is clearly engraved in their minds.
Posted on 27 Jun
Fiji Fizz 18ft Skiffs - Images from Day 1 of the Mark Foy Trophy
Images from Day 1 of the Mark Foy Trophy being sailed as part of the Fiji Fizz regatta at Denerau, Fiji Images from Day 1 of the Mark Foy Trophy being sailed as part of the Fiji Fizz regatta at Denerau, Fiji
Posted on 27 Jun
Fiji Fizz 18ft skiffs - Battles resume on Day 1 of the Mark Foy Worlds
Day 2 of the Mark Foy World Championship started off as a happy one for the Triple M and Alcatel teams Day 2 of the Mark Foy World Championship started off as a happy one for the Triple M and Alcatel teams as their container arrived after being delayed at sea. With little over an hour till the start to unpack their boats and get onto the course it was a close call for two teams.
Posted on 27 Jun
Catching up with Simon Morgan, the founder of Wildwind Holidays
It was an absolute pleasure to catch up recently with Simon Morgan, founder of Wildwind Holidays. It was an absolute pleasure to catch up recently with Simon Morgan, founder of Wildwind Holidays. As many of you will know the Jardine / Morgan relationship goes back generations with Simon's father Tony racing with Keith Musto against my father and uncle, Stuart and Adrian back in the early 60's, mainly in the Flying Dutchman fleet.
Posted on 26 Jun
18ft Skiffs - Images from Practice Day of the Fiji Fizz, Denerau
Scotty Sinton, Auckland Skiff League was on the water off Denerau, Fiji today and filed these images Scotty Sinton of the Auckland Skiff League was on the water off Denerau, Fiji today and filed these images from the Practice Races of the Fiji Fizz Regatta
Posted on 26 Jun
18ft Skiff Mark Foy Worlds - Kiwis tread in Mander's Fijian footprints
The inaugural 18ft Skiff Mark Foy World Championship will commence on the crystal clear waters in Fiji The inaugural 18ft Skiff Mark Foy World Championship will commence on the crystal clear waters in Fiji in just a few short days. Known to be amongst the fastest mono-hull yachts in the world, the three and four man boats always produce spectacular rides and equally spectacular crashes.
Posted on 24 Jun
32 females and 54 males crews sailing to gain 470 Junior Worlds’ title
The event officially started yesterday evening with a opening ceremony in Kiel-Schilksee with wonderful weather. Already with the parade of the nations, which was accompanied by the thrilling beats of the samba school Kiel when walking from the sponsors’ area to the Audi stage, it was obvious, that the big part of the junior sailors have had a long travel
Posted on 22 Jun
Kiel Week reaches the traditional transition phase
Olympic fleets have several top international sailors seeking a final competition at this last major all classes event. The 470 Junior World Championships start Wednesday and have attracted 85 crews racing in Men’s and Women’s fleets. The Men’s field sees France’s Guillaume Pirouelle and Valentin Sipan out to defend their title as Italy’s Benedetta di Salle and Alessandra Dubini seek to do also in the Women’s championship.
Posted on 21 Jun