News Home Cruising Photo Gallery Video Gallery : 505 Worlds 2007 get underway in Australia

505 Worlds 2007 get underway in Australia

'505 Pre Worlds Heat 2 Adelaide South Australia'    Greg Pratt    Click Here to view large photo

The Pre-World/Australian Championships kicked off with two races in 10 - 15 knots of breeze. Conditions were ideal for the 76 entries as international and interstate competitors continue to familiarise themselves with local conditions. in 10 - 15 knots of breeze.

Heat 1 was won easily by Howie Hamlin and Fritz Lanzinger (USA) with Ebbe Rosenand and Olle Wenrup (SWE) second and Jens Findel and Johannes Tellen (GER) in third place. Ian Pinnell and Steve Hunt were the first British crew to finish in fourth place.

Heat 2 was won by Doug Hagan and Michael Duffield (USA/AUS), with another American pair, Mike Martin and Jeff Nelson second and then the first Australian crew to break into the leading positions, Robin Deussen and Jordan Spencer.

Howie Hamlin and Fritz Lanzinger (USA) were down in ninth place while Ian Pinnell and Steve Hunt (GBR) dropped to 18th. Also out of luck in race two were Ebbe Rosen and Olle Wenrup of Sweden in 19th.

The Australian boats are competing for the National Championship title while gauging themselves against the overseas competitors.

Leading positions in heat 1

1 USA 8266 Howie Hamlin Fritz Lanzinger 1
2 SWE 8232 Ebbe Rosen Olle Wenrup 2
3 GER 8875 Jens Findel Johannes Tellen 3
4 GBR 8882 Ian Pinnell Steve Hunt 4
5 DEN 8826 Tom Bojland Jakob Karbo 5
6 AUS/QLD 8921 Nigel Lott Bob Franks 6
7 USA 8714 Mike Martin Jeff Nelson 7
8 USA 8081 Nick Adamson Steve Bourdow 8
9 USA /AUS 8554 Doug Hagan Michael Duffield 9
10 AUS/QLD 8922 Bill Cuneo John Warlow 10

Leading positions in heat 2

1 USA /AUS 8554 Doug Hagan Michael Duffield 1
2 USA 8714 Mike Martin Jeff Nelson 2
3 AUS/SA 8877 Robin Deussen Jordan Spencer 3
4 GER 8875 Jens Findel Johannes Tellen 4
5 DEN 8620 Jan Saugmann Morten Ramsbaek 5
6 AUS/SA 8839 Sandy Higgins Paul Marsh 6
7 USA 7771 Kevin Taugher Jon Bell 7
8 AUS/NSW 8920 Michael Quirk Geoff Lange 8
9 USA 8266 Howie Hamlin Fritz Lanzinger 9
10 USA 8081 Nick Adamson Steve Bourdow 10

The event is a warm up regatta for the SAP World Championships that begin on Saturday 27 January and run until Friday 2 February.

by Sail-World UK


Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

7:17 PM Tue 23 Jan 2007 GMT

Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.

Click for further information on

Related News Stories:

02 May 2013  SAP 505 World Championship - Morten Bogacki appointed rabbit + Video
02 Feb 2007  Findel wins SAP 505 Race 9
01 Feb 2007  Saugmann / Ramsbaek win race 6 at 505 World
01 Feb 2007  Images from Day 4, 2007 SAP 505 World Championship
30 Jan 2007  Images from Day 3 of SAP 2007 505 Worlds
29 Jan 2007  Images from 2007 SAP 505 Worlds, Day 2
28 Jan 2007  Images from the SAP 2007 505 Worlds - Race 2
28 Jan 2007  Images from SAP 2007 505 Worlds - Race 1
27 Jan 2007  SAP Worlds Race 2 Provisonal Results
27 Jan 2007  SAP 505 Worlds Race 1 Provisional Results

News - USA and the World

Volvo Ocean Race: Update from Team Vestas Wind in images by Richard Gladwell/,

Audi Melges 20 World Championship - Classic Garda conditions on day 2 by International Audi Melges 20 Class Association,

Audi Melges 20 World Championship - Alessandro Rombelli's 'STIG' leads by International Audi Melges 20 Class Association,

Aldo Alessio Regatta - Three days of tight racing by Erik Simonson, Pressure-Drop.US,

International 18ft Skiff Regatta underway on San Francisco Bay
Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup 2014 - Quality fleet for Maxi Classic
Sailing Champions League - which is Europe's best sailing club?
Weta fun at the Wine & Roses Regatta
Extreme Sailing Series: The Wave, Muscat claims victory on Cardiff Bay
International 14 World Championships 2015: Not just for boys
Rio de Janeiro achieves 50% treatment of sewage outflow *Feature
2014 AWT Quatro Desert Showdown - Event memorable videos
2014 18' Skiff Int Regatta: Day 1 at San Francisco - Reversal on beach
Emirates Team NZ: Last race boost cannot save team from table bottom
PWA Alacati World Cup - Furious slalom is upon us
J/111 World Championships - The Winner is Shmokin Joe!
J/24 US National Championship - Victory for Will Welles’ Cougar
Extreme Sailing Series: View the Final Day's action - Replay
NYYC Grandmasters Team Race - Reign continues for Noroton Yacht Club
WSSR announces new World Record Around Britain and Ireland
IFDS Worlds 2014 - Final day photos by Tim Wilkes
2014 Detroit Cup - Morvan wins
Newport Bucket Regatta 2014 -Images by George Bekris
IFDS Worlds 2014 - Final report: USA qualifies for Rio 2016
Extreme Sailing Series: Absent With-Out Leave – Ben Ainslie Racing   
2014 IFDS World Championship - New champions claim medals   
2014 IFDS World Championships - Sunday’s race images by Tim Wilkes   
Shark World Championships underway in Toronto   
Anna Tunnicliffe: Alinghi second o'all - Extreme Sailing Series, Day 3   
Formula Kite World Championships - Nocher and Bridge crowned Champions   
Emirates Team NZ: Frustrating Day 3 in Extreme Sailing Series, Cardiff   
Extreme Sailing Series: Light winds help The Wave Muscat - Day 3   
Extreme Sailing Series 2014 Act five - Absent without leave – the wind   
IFDS Worlds 2014 - Images: Race day five   
Herreshoff Classic Regatta 2014 - Images by Ingrid Abery   
Youth Olympics - Gold to Argentinean and Chinese Techno 293 racers   
Youth Olympics Games Nanjing - Double Youth Olympic Gold for Singapore   
Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race 2014 - Two Handers celebrate   
Audi Melges 20 U.S. National Championship 2014 - Brazilian dance party   
IFDS Disabled Sailing Worlds Day 5 - USA fighting for Rio 2016 Berths   
J/111 World Championship 2014 - Day 4: Shmokin Joe consolidates lead   
Anna Tunnicliffe: Alinghi on top - Extreme Sailing Series, Day 2   
2014 IFDS World Championships - Breezy frustrations   
2014 Detroit Cup - Down to the final four   

For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News  

Switch Default Region to:

Social Media





New Zealand

United Kingdom

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World






Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text


Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery


Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery





Privacy Policy



Cookie Policy



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT