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ISAF Youth Worlds - Swedish team revealed
Thu, 26 Jun 2014
The Swedish Sailing Association has announced five sailors who will represent their country at the 2014 ISAF Youth World Championships in Tavira, Portugal from 12 - 19 July.
The team is:
Laser Radial Boys - Simon Lundmark Laser Radial Girls - Johanna Skoglund 29er Open - Emil Järudd and Fabian Bergman RS:X Girls: Andrea Holm
29er representatives Emil Järudd and Fabian Bergman are two of Sweden's top Optimist dinghy sailors and took the challenge of sailing the 29er in August 2013. They placed 12th at their first 29er Eurocup in April and are now ready to take on the challenge of their first ISAF Youth Worlds.
Lundmark finished 39 at the 2013 Laser Radial Youth Worlds whilst Skoglund has been to two Laser Europa Cup events this year finishing eighth and 45th.
RS:X Girls representative Andrea Holm is ranked world #58 and has appeared at ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami, Mallorca and Hyeres this season.