Please select your home edition
Edition
Mackay Boats

Finn Silver Cup - Norwegian sailor out front after day 1

by Corinne McKenzie on 9 Jul 2013
2013 Finn Silver Cup - Zarif chases Perdersen in race 1 Finn Class © http://www.finnclass.org
For the second day of the Finn Silver Cup, a beautiful breeze welcomed the sailors at Fraglia Vela Malcesine for two early morning races on Monday 8 July. Eager to start their World Championship, after Sunday's racing was cancelled, the young Finn sailors were on the water and ready at 7.30am.

The northerly breeze had reached 14 knots when the start of the first race was given at 8am. The course and the building wind was favouring the left side of the lake with a clear start at the crowded pin end.


The lead was quickly taken by Norwegian Anders Pedersen who had seen his season début cut short with illness while racing in Palma. Pedersen seem to have fully recovered from a long rest and was hard to catch on the water today. However Brazil's youngest Finn Olympian Jorg Zarif didn't leave any opportunity unturned and finally stole the lead on the last run. Not far behind, Jake Lilley (AUS), 2011 Junior World Champion Arkadiy Kistanov (RUS) and Peter McCoy enjoyed the free pumping. McCoy (GBR) who was among the leaders at the first top mark sailed the wrong course around the gybe mark, but didn't lose any positions, catching up on the downwind legs. Defending Champion Martin Robitaille (CAN) didn't race at his best, missing the pressure under the cliffs but still finished in seventh place.


The second race had less wind and the Oscar flag was removed. Australian Jake Lilley secured a good start down from the committee boat to lead the fleet until the last run where Pedersen took his revenge from the first race and the bullet. Lilley settled for second in front of a very consistent Kistanov. Zarif who had totally missed the start in third row, caught up steadily to finish fourth.

At 10.30 all sailors were back ashore for some rest and breakfast.

With racing cancelled on Sunday, the first day of the regatta, through lack of wind, a third race was planned in the afternoon. But playing catch up wasn't easy and the capricious southerly breeze came at 1pm and disappeared as quickly. After waiting on the water the sailors came back to the club but the wind never stabilised on the lake, so it will be another early start at 8am on Tuesday.

After two races Anders Pedersen from Norway is leading with Jorge Zarif second on equal points with world number eight Jake Lilley (AUS).



FRAGLIA VELA MALCESINE

2013 FINN SILVER CUP - Jorg Bruder Trophy

05th - 12th July 2013

 

No

Numero

Nome

Punti

1

2

1

NOR 1

Pedersen Anders, DSSF
TINI - 46

3,0

2

1

2

BRA 109

Zarif Jorge, ICRJ
JELQ ARABICO - 84

5,0

1

4

3

AUS 41

Lilley Jake, RQYS
AUSTRALIAN SAILING - 47

5,0

3

2

4

RUS 6

Kistanov Arkadiy, CSK VMF
- 00

7,0

4

3

5

GBR 29

McCoy Peter, ESSC
CREDO - 48

10,0

5

5

6

CAN 110

Robitaille Martin, CVL RCYC
DINO - 67

14,0

7

7

7

ITA 213

De Luca Umberto, YCT - FANTASTICA
FANTASTICA - 05

15,0

6

9

8

GER 595

Gorgels Simon, DTYC
KLABAUTERMANN - 70

16,0

8

8

9

ITA 214

Bevilacqua Riccardo, SVOC - FANTASTICA
FANTASTICA - 06

22,0

12

10

10

POL 7

Marciniak Jakub, AZSPG
POLITECHNIKA GDANSKA - 86

24,0

18

6

11

FRA 177

Fabian Pic, SRR
- 61

28,0

11

17

12

FRA 114

Thomas Morel, YCC
- 60

29,0

10

19

13

GER 64

Luttukus Lennart, SKBUE ASTG
- 68

30,0

14

16

14

CZE 5

Teply Ondrej, YC BRNO
- 09

32,0

9

23

15

NED 94

Van Rootselaar Tijmen, ZMVDZ
- 03

32,0

21

11

16

BUL 855

Vangelov Dimitar, Nesebar YC
- 50

33,0

19

14

17

RUS 8

Korshikov Anatoliy, Azov
- 30

33,0

15

18

18

POL 16

Lahn Mikolaj, UKSFW
- 45

35,0

13

22

19

AUT 5

Lehner Nikolaus, SCT
- 55

36,0

24

12

20

RUS 61

Volovik Vadim, Khlebnikovo
- 35

37,0

17

20

21

ITA 988

Savio Matteo, TDV
SCRAT - 07

38,0

23

15

22

RUS 27

Kotlyarov Denis, CSK
- 33

40,0

27

13

23

NED 972

Kirschbaum Tobias, WSVH
Peter - 08

42,0

16

26

24

POL 22

Zimny Jeremy, WKZW
MARTWY CIAG - 44

43,0

22

21

25

RUS 212

Luzan Kirill, KK - FANTASTICA
FANTASTICA - 04

44,0

20

24

26

FRA 51

Leleu Alec, CVThoux
- 66

51,0

26

25

27

RUS 28

Kotlyarov Artur, CSK
- 34

52,0

25

27

28

RUS 88

Ananyev Alexander, SKA St.P
- 40

56,0

28

28

 

Mackay BoatsPredictWind.com 2014Wildwind 2016 660x82

Related Articles

Trofeo Princesa Sofía IBEROSTAR – Perfect day of three wins
Making the difference so far is the Germans' superior strength and experience, as one of the crews in Palma Hungry to make their mark at the 49er FX European Championships when they come to their home water of Kiel in June, the duo who have sailed together since 2011 have been a class apart so far at the European season opener.
Posted on 29 Mar
Volvo Noble Marine RS200 National Championships - Entry open
The Class Association is supporting youth sailors by offering a special rate of just £119 for youth early entry. Following on from a successful youth training initiative rolled out to four regions over the Winter, the Class Association is supporting youth sailors by offering a special rate of just £119 for youth early entry.
Posted on 29 Mar
Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar - Back to business
It was a return to business as usual for the second day of competition at Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar regatta. From a funky first day of racing when the promising solid morning breeze evaporated to become difficult, shifty and unsettled and then disappeared, it was a return to business as usual for the second day of competition at the 48th edition of the Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar regatta.
Posted on 29 Mar
Princesa Sofia Iberostar– Breeze shuffles fleet but Karpak still leads
The first race of the day was won by Hungarian, Zsombor Berecz, from Alessio Spadoni of Italy and Piotr Kula of Poland. The first race of the day was won by Hungarian, Zsombor Berecz, from Alessio Spadoni of Italy and Piotr Kula of Poland. Max Salminen of Sweden, then won the second race from Alican Kaynar, of Turkey and Ondrej Teply, of the Czech Republic.
Posted on 28 Mar
Magic Marine RS400 Winter Championships at Leigh and Lowton SC
Fifteen visitors joined the seven home boats at Leigh and Lowton Sailing Club on 25/26th to make a total of 22 entries On Saturday, a high pressure system sat overhead which put paid to any hope of racing. A trip to the local Ten Pin Bowling alley was quickly arranged, and unofficial line honours were taken by Mike Allen from Bala who tried to reassure the rest of the assembled that he hadn't played any more than five times in the last two weeks, but no-one believed him.
Posted on 28 Mar
RS800 Spring Championship at Rutland Sailing Club
Competitors were greeted by glorious spring sunshine and a brisk NE wind blowing straight down the lake. Being the first event of the season there were a few questions to be answered: How would Andy and Allyson Jeffries go in their brand new boat? Had Luke and Emma McEwen been practicing? How many would turn up with twin tillers and crew sheeting? ….and if they did would they be faster than the rest? The answers: eventually very well, yes, one… and the jury is still out on that one…
Posted on 28 Mar
Noble Marine UK Spring Championships - Overall report
Twenty-eight RS Aeros competed at Island Barn, excited at prospect of blue-sky day with flat water and large home fleet. Twenty-eight RS Aeros competed at Island Barn, excited at the prospect of a breezy blue-sky day with flat water and a large home fleet. A welcoming committee to help up the ramp, fine bacon baps and an Aero bar for all those who had pre-registered set the feel for the day with everyone made thoroughly welcome on what certainly felt like a warming change in the season.
Posted on 28 Mar
Princesa Sofía Iberostar – New wave of passion in Palma
Laser Radial champion Alison Young did not have the regatta she dreamed of in Rio. But she is back in the boat she loves For many of the 833 sailors racing at the opening day of what is effectively the start of the new four year Olympic cycle of European regattas brings a unique excitement.
Posted on 27 Mar
Princesa Sofia Iberostar – Karpak consistent as format test begins
A 15-20 knots in first race rose to more than 20 knots, before dropping from 15 down to five knots in the second race. Karpak got away to the best start at with a 3, 2 scoreline, leaving him at the top of the fleet, on a day when many sailors picked up wildly different scores as the wind played tricks with the fleet in the second race.
Posted on 27 Mar
2018 Zhik 29er World Championship - NOR and entry open
Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club today announced the release of the Notice of Race for the Zhik 29er World Championship 2018. Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club today announced the release of the Notice of Race for the Zhik 29er World Championship 2018. Eligible skippers are invited to apply for entry to this premier event.
Posted on 27 Mar