sail-world.com
 
 
News Home Cruising Photo Gallery Video Gallery

 

Sail-World.com : Team GBR at Singapore Airlines Sail Auckland day 2

Team GBR at Singapore Airlines Sail Auckland day 2

Britain's Team GBR Olympic representertives for the Qingdao Olympics, Leigh McMillian and Will Howden, had a better day at Singapore Airlines Sail Auckland. The Tornado event is acting as a warm-up for the Tornado Worlds and McMillian and Howden moved to fifth place after 8, 2, 3, 11 placings on day two.

Without really dominating the event - no crew has yet won more than one race - Darren Bundock and Glen Ashby of Australia continue to lead ahead of Fernando Echavarri and Anton Paz of Spain.

A very different situation in the Laser Radial where Finland's Sari Multala has won four of the seven races and has an 18 point lead from Lijia Xu of China who recently won the New Zealand Laser Radial National Championship sailed on Lake Taupo. Brits got back into the action with Laura Baldwin now in fourth, Lizzie Baldwin fifth and Charlotte Dobson eighth.

In the Women’s RS:X class Marina Alabau of Spain continues to lead with Romy Kinzl of Germany adding two more wins to move up into second place. Local hero, Barbara Kendall is third just one point behind Kinzl. Bryony Shaw of Team GBR has closed on a possible podium finish, now in fourth, five points adrift.

In the Men’s RS:X points are tight with Greek windsurfer Nikos Kaklamanakis and Joao Rodrigues of Portugal on equal points at the top of the table. Overnight leader Jon-Paul Tobin is just one point adrift of the leaders lying third.

Tornado - Leading positions after 7 races

1st AUS Darren Bundock Glen Ashby 3 3 7 7 4 -15 1 40 25pts
2nd ESP Fernando Echavarri Anton Paz 2 8 9 5 5 1 -10 40 30pts
3rd NED Mitch Booth Pim Nieuwenhuis 7 7 6 1 8 -22 9 60 38pts
4th GER Roland Gaebler Gunnar Struckmann 1 5 15 10 -19 6 2 58 39pts
5th GBR Leigh McMillian Will Howden 11 -16 13 8 2 3 11 64 48pts
6th GER Johannes Polgar Florian Spalteholy 10 (41 DNF) 2 11 20 4 4 92 51pts
7th FRA Xavier Revil Christophe Espagnon -29 24 16 4 7 2 3 85 56pts
8th USA John Lovell Charlie Ogletree 17 1 3 17 9 14 -18 79 61pts
9th ARG Santiago Lange Carlos Espinola 24 11 -25 2 6 16 8 92 67pts
10th DEN Allan Norregaard Michael Risoer 13 2 20 13 -25 10 14 97 72pts
11th RUS Andrey Kirilyuk Valeriy Ushkov 6 17 24 9 12 -25 6 99 74pts
12th AUT Roman Hagan Hans Peter Steinacher 26 6 12 16 -28 11 5 104 76
13th ESP Toni Rivas Fabian Escude 8 18 1 20 15 -24 15 101 77pts
14th GRE Iordanis Paschalidis Costas Irigonis 12 22 19 3 -26 9 12 103 77
15th GBR John Gimson Stuart Bithell 4 4 -27 26 11 21 17 110 83pts
16th GBR Andrew Walsh Edward Barney 5 12 11 6 10 (41 DNC) 41 DNC 126 85pts
17th BEL Carolijn Brouwer Sebbe Godefroid 21 9 18 12 3 -26 23 112 86pts
18th NZL Aaron McIntosh Mark Kennedy 19 -21 4 15 21 7 21 108 87pts
19th PUR Enrique Figueroa Jorge Hervandez 16 19 5 -25 23 18 7 113 88pts
20th CHN You Jia Luo Xiu Ke Chen 25 13 10 19 16 13 -29 125 96pts

Laser Radial Women - Leading positions after 7 races

1st FIN Sari Multala -3 3 1 1 1 1 2 12 9 pts
2nd CHN Lijia Xu -9 2 3 3 8 3 8 36 27 pts
3rd USA Anna Tunnicliffe 7 10 12 -14 2 2 1 48 34 pts
4th GBR Laura Baldwin 2 12 -20 4 3 13 9 63 43 pts
5th GBR Lizzie Vickers 6 -15 15 2 6 11 5 60 45 pts
6th NZL Jo Aleh 1 7 10 -17 13 8 7 63 46 pts
7th NED Marit Bouwmeester 11 11 5 5 -14 14 3 63 49 pts
8th GBR Charlotte Dobson 8 9 7 16 5 -19 4 68 49 pts
9th CZE Veronika Fenclova 13 1 13 6 12 -15 6 66 51 pts
10th AUS Sarah Blanck 10 5 18 -25 4 4 15 81 56 pts
11th NZL Sara Winther 12 6 8 16 ZFP 9 5 -19 75 56 pts
12th NED Gea Jutjens -22 4 9 12 11 12 21 91 69 pts
13th POR Sara Carmo -29 16 14 9 10 10 11 99 70 pts
14th IRL Debbie Hanna 16 14 11 10 17 -22 16 106 84 pts
15th SUI Nathalie Brugger 17 8 4 (47 DNF) 7 6 47 OCS 136 89 pts
16th DEN Alberte Holm Lindberg 15 17 6 -31 19 23 12 123 92 pts
17th NZL Cushla Hume-Merry 25 -43 2 20 16 17 17 140 97 pts
18th GBR Penny Clark -26 19 16 8 24 20 13 126 100 pts
19th GBR Andrea Brewster 14 13 21 -32 18 21 14 133 101 pts
20th ISR Nufar Edelman 4 18 22 (31 ZFP) 25 9 25 134 103 pts

RS:X Men
1st GRE Nikos Kaklamanakis 2, 1, 10, 5, 4, 2, 1 (15 points)
2nd POR Joao Rodrigues 1, 7, 3, 4, 1, 3, 3 (15 points)
3rd NZL JP Tobin 5, 2, 2, 2, 3, 5, 2 (16 points)
4th CAN Zachary Plavsic 8, 3, 7, 10, 7, 4, 4 (33 points)
5th GER Toni Wilhelm 9, 4, 17, 3, 2, 6, 12 (36 points)

RS:X Women
1st ESP Marina Alabau 1, 2, 2, 3, 5, 1, 2 (11 points)
2nd GER Romy Kinzl 6, 5, 1, 1, 2, 9, 1 (16 points)
3rd NZL Barbara Kendall 2, 3, 12, 2, 1, 6, 3 (17 points)
4th GBR Bryony Shaw 5, 10, 4, 4, 3, 2, 4 (22 points)
5th UKR Olga Maslivets 7, 1, 3, 6, 4, 4, 12 (25 points)

470
1st NZL Carl Evans and Peter Burling 1, 1, 4, 1, 2, 1, 1 (7 points)
2nd NZL Geoffrey Woolley and Mark Overington 3, 2, 2, 2, 1, 2, 2 (11 points)
3rd NZL Dan Wilcox and Chris Dawson 4, 3, 1, 3, 3, 3, 7DNF (17 points)

Laser Radial Men
1st NZL Blair McLay 2, 1, 3, 1, 1, 44DNC, 2 (10 points)
2nd NZL James Sandall 1, 2, 8, 3, 11, 2, 5 (21 points)
3rd NZL Jason Geale 11, 3, 1, 5, 7, 5, 1 (22 points)

Laser Standard
1st NZL Josh Junior 1, 3, 1, 1, 1, 2, 1 (7 points)
2nd NZL Mathew Steven 2, 2, 4, 2, 2, 1, 13DNF (13 points)
3rd NZL In-sup Kim 4, 4, 3, 5, 4, 3, 2 (20 points)

420
1st NZL Marcus Hansen and Finn Drummond 28 points
2nd NZL Wade Tresadern and Ben Goodwin 37 points
3rd NZL Sarah Berry and Emma Berry 38 points

Racing continues at Singapore Airlines Sail Auckland over the next two days and concludes with a medal race on Tuesday.

Event website: www.sailauckland.org.nz




by Sail-world.com/uk

  

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

http://www.sail-world.com/index.cfm?nid=41896

10:10 AM Sun 17 Feb 2008 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:

10 Dec 2013  Abersoch Dinghy Week 2014 - Title sponsors announced
09 Dec 2013  OK Dinghy World Rankings for December 2013
16 Jun 2013  PWA Catalunya World Cup - Celebrating 15 years of Costa Brava action
16 Jun 2013  Route des Princes - Edmond de Rothschild victorious in Lisbon
16 Jun 2013  Contender World Championship - 174 entries and still counting
16 Jun 2013  Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge – Day 2 in Porto Santo Stefano
16 Jun 2013  NYYC Annual Regatta – J sailing talent to take part
25 Apr 2013  Jorgen Svendsen retains OK Dinghy World 2013 number one ranking
07 Mar 2013  Finn Class partners Dinghy Academy to train next Olympians
03 Mar 2013  RYA Dinghy Show - Glanfield and Patience launch Rio 2016 campaign
MORE STORIES ...

News - USA and the World

Today, Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) took to the water for the first time from their temporary base in Southampton, sailing their foiling AC45. The boat originally raced under BAR colours during the America’s Cup World Series in 2012-13, and has subsequently been modified to fly on hydrofoils. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race - Day 12 for Team Alvimedica by Amory Ross, Team Alvimedica
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Day 12 onboard Team Alvimedica. There is no question as to the origins of the phrase 'down in the doldrums;' the monotony of these days is painfully apparent. It’s a pattern too familiar: a night of variable conditions—torrential rain and 20 knots of wind one minute, no wind and starry skies the next. Feast or famine. ... [more]  

Over 100 riders from more than 20 different countries have already registered and over the two weeks will compete against each other in the pro, amateur, master, grand master, youth and women's fleets for the honor of becoming the Aloha Classic Champions. ... [more]  

With only nine days remaining until the close of entries, one of the smallest, most audacious and memorable yachts in the history of the CYCA’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, appropriately became the 100th entry. A mere 10.5 metres, James Cameron’s Hick 35, Luna Sea, will again do duty as one of the pintsized yachts in fleet for the 70th edition of the 628 nautical mile race. ... [more]  

Today was the last day of competition at the Student Yachting World Cup. Even though England’s victory was already for sure, the top-5-ranking could change a lot with two more races: Italy was second with 46 pts, Ireland third with 47 pts, Norway fourth (52 pts) and Switzerland fifth (58.2 pts)… the USA followed with 59 pts! ... [more]  

A varied and international fleet ranging from 40 to 100ft (12.19 to 30.48m) will set off for Grenada on Saturday 29th November from Lanzarote, the most eastern in the Canary Islands chain, in the Royal Ocean Racing Club's Transatlantic Race. ... [more]  

The United States will be the second most heavily represented nation at the Star Sailors League Finals when they take place at Nassau in the Bahamas between December 1st and 7th. Reflecting the consistency, quality and number of sailors involved in the Star class, the United States has the largest representation in the Star Sailors League with 294 skippers and 376 crew. ... [more]  

AIRBUS and Oracle Team USA have forged a technology partnership. As Official Innovation Partner of Oracle Team USA for the 35th America’s Cup, AIRBUS will share the know-how of its engineers and experts in fields such as aerodynamics, instrumentation and simulation, composites, structures, hydraulics and data analysis to work with the Oracle Team USA design team. ... [more]  

Thursday has proved another dramatic day in the story of the 2014 Rolex Middle Sea Race. While yesterday (Wednesday) was a day of seamanship and survival as yachts battled storm force winds, it was also a day of arrivals as the same winds pushed competitors to the finish. ... [more]  

The Royal Malta Yacht Club has been a hive of activity both day and night, welcoming back yachts taking part in the Rolex Middle Sea Race. By Midday on Day Six 34 yachts have finished the race and 25 yachts have retired. Each and every sailor that has taken part, including those that are still out there, has a story to tell for years to come. ... [more]  

Ian Williams (GBR) GAC Pindar made a near perfect start to in the Argo Group Gold Cup in Bermuda yesterday. The British skipper who stands top of the the Alpari World Match Racing Tour and is second in the ISAF rankings, goes into today's remaining round robin flights leading group 1. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Onboard Team Brunel. 'At this rate, it will take a century before we get to Cape Town,' sighs Jens Dolmer, standing on the bow. He is trying in vain to push the flapping foresail outwards. There is hardly a breath of wind. In the distance, the sun is sinking into the ocean. ... [more]  

After probably the toughest 24 hours in the 46 year history of the race, Lee Satariano's Maltese J/122, Artie finished the Rolex Middle Sea Race on Thursday 23 October 2014 at 00h 45m 5s in an elapsed time of 4Days 13hours 35mins and 05secs. ... [more]  

As of the 2140UTC report on Day 10 of the first Leg of the Volvo Ocean Race, the placings on the water on the water had not changed during the day, but the distances between the boats had reduced. The two easternmost boats, Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing continued to lead but is only 4nm ahead of Team Brunel with about 600nm to sail to the turning mark of Fernando de Noronha 220nm off the coast of Brazil. ... [more]  

Despite the best efforts of Tropical Storm Fay and then Hurricane Gonzalo, the Argo Group Gold Cup, the sixth stage of the 2014 Alpari World Match Racing Tour, set sail on Bermuda’s Hamilton Harbour today, albeit postponed by 24 hours. ... [more]  

The calm weather returned on day five of the La Torche PWA Grand Slam as the wave sailors recovered from yesterday’s punishing, but brilliant, conditions. After a chilly start, with the thermometer reading just five degrees celsius, the temperature soon rose with the appearance of the sun, making for another stunning autumn day. ... [more]  

Day five of the Rolex Middle Sea Race has proved a day of reckoning for the competing fleet. The forecast strong northwesterly wind has arrived and consistently blown over 25 knots with gusts exceeding 40 knots. The effect has been to catapult the previously slow moving yachts towards the finish line in Malta. ... [more]  

A day and a night of uncertainty - later, the Doldrums will come to an end for the Volvo Ocean Race teams. By tomorrow morning, the fleet should be sailing safely in the southeasterly trade winds. So – who won this equatorial lottery? What was the best place to cross this convergence zone, where two hemispheres and two weather systems collide? ... [more]  

Known for erratic light airs alternating with sudden gusts that can last a minute or an hour from the giant unstable vertical clouds, the Doldrums (aka more officially the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone) are the unavoidable low-point of leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race for the determined men on Dongfeng. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. Onboard Team Alvimedica. The synopsis is pretty straightforward: we are stuck in the Doldrums. Stuck, and stuck real good. All things considered, yesterday was actually pretty decent. We had a quick morning rainsquall that was able to power us south through the first line of ITCZ clouds already towering above our heads by 10AM. ... [more]  

Rolex Middle Sea Race - Artie gunning for glory by Media Royal Malta Yacht Club
Lee Satariano's Maltese J/122, Artie has emerged as the hot favourite to become the overall winner of the 2014 Rolex Middle Sea Race. However, at 16:00 CET, Artie was still 80 miles from the finish and the Mistral storm is still raging. In addition, there are several yachts behind Artie that could still claim the overall prize. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Onboard Team SCA. Today I would like to share another perspective with you. Given the kind messages from Team SCA followers that we have been receiving onboard (thank you!), it would seem daily reports from our onboard reporter Miss Halloran and our onshore media crew have been doing a wonderful job of sharing our journey thus far. ... [more]  

The 17th edition of the Rolex Farr 40 World Championship took place from 15-18 October in San Francisco, USA. Hosted by the St. Francis Yacht Club, the 2014 Rolex Farr 40 Worlds welcomed 19 international entrants - comprising teams from Australia, Canada, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Turkey and the United States. ... [more]  

After two days of intense racing at the 2014 RS:X Youth Worlds in Clearwater, both fleets have completed a full schedule of six light-wind races, and they’ve earned their lay day! Very light and shifty winds were forecast for the day, and it was a nice surprise to see a seven knot side-off breeze fill in early from the North. ... [more]  

Rolex Middle Sea Race - Big breeze and lumpy seas by Media Royal Malta Yacht Club
There are 92 yachts still racing in the Rolex Middle Sea Race. The expected frontal system arrived around Midnight last night at the northwest corner of the course. Reports of storm force winds and big seas have been received by the Race Committee and 25 yachts had officially retired from the race by 15:00 CET on Wednesday 22 October. ... [more]  

Justin 'Judd' Goldman was 17 years old when he suffered a disabling bone disease. After realizing that there were few sports that he could participate in he discovered sailing. Over the next 58 years he competed successfully in many races throughout the world. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Blogs from the Boats - Leg 1, Day 10 plus Videos *Feature by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.nz/com
Several of the On Board Reporters aboard, provide their unique views of Leg 1, Day 10 of the Volvo Ocean Race - in text, images and video: You know when you try to stick two positive magnets together and regardless as to how close you get them they never touch? Well, the ITCZ is a bit like that. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 1 turns inside out in Doldums *Feature by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz
As reported earlier Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race would seem to have gone from being a tightly fought contest to being a procession to Cape Town. Even though only 40% of the course has been sailed, the distance between the boats are significant (other than the two lead boats) and look set to increase. ... [more]  

Student Yachting World Cup - After those days of sun and light air, the weather was upside-down with a cloudy sky threatening us of heavy shower at any time and a strong wind fluctuating from 15 knots to 25 knots! Two windward-leeward races took place today as the wind became far too heavy in the early afternoon. The 13th race began this morning: a second start occurred under black flag. ... [more]  

2014 Argo Group Gold Cup - Over the last few days there have been frantic phone calls between travel agents from competitors at the Argo Group Gold Cup, the sixth stage and the oldest event on the Alpari World Match Racing Tour. Over Friday night and into Saturday the Category Three Hurricane Gonzalo passed directly over Bermuda pummelling it with 100+ knot winds. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Big gains for two boats in Doldrums *Feature by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz
Two boats have made big gains in the Doldrums, with the western-most competitors apparently not stopping and sailing though the convergence zone between northern and southern hemispheres, without dropping below 8kts. Team Brunel and Abh Dhabi Ocean Racing have both made big gains on the rest of the fleet - and the two easternmost boats - Team Vestas Wind and Mapfre, in particular. ... [more]  

In spite of Hurricane Gonzalo's thrashing of the Onion Patch last week, the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club and the people of Bermuda are ready to host the 2014 Argo Group Gold Cup, Stage 6 of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour (AWMRT). All 20 teams have arrived safely from their corners of the world and will practice for a day and race on Wednesday. ... [more]  

While the Renaissance Re Junior Gold Cup always offers opportunities for young people to have new experiences, coping with Hurricane Gonzalo offered the 14 competitors traveling from overseas to Bermuda a hurdle that strengthened their respect for this island nation. Many of the 14 competitors spent layover time in either hotels or airports and some are now guests in homes without electricity. ... [more]  

DSS to revolutionise IMOCA 60s, both new and old
ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami: Groupe Beneteau sponsors US Sailing Team
Volvo Ocean Race - The bright side of the Doldrums
Volvo Ocean Race - Team Vestas Wind contemplates the tropics + Video
Volvo Ocean Race - Dull day, crazy night for Dongfeng Race Team
Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA ready for equator crossing
Volvo Ocean Race - Tough challenge for Brunel's Pablo Arrarte Elorza
RS:X Youth Worlds - Hard work on day 1 + Video
St. Maarten Heineken Regatta - NoR released, entries open for 2015
Rolex Middle Sea Race - A turning point for the fleet
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 - Leg one – Doldrums for dummies
Volvo Ocean Race: Blogs from the Boats - Leg 1, Day 9 plus Videos *Feature
Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - Fight to the finish
Student Yachting World Cup - Fourth race day + Video
New improved swell forecasting and more locations from PredictWind
Volvo Ocean Race: Day 9 final report - Lead continually changing
Renaissance Re Junior Gold Cup - An opportunity for growth
Volvo Ocean Race: Fleet charges the door of the Doldrums Casino *Feature
La Torche PWA Grand Slam - Light winds on day 3
Volvo Ocean Race: Navigators throw away the routing textbook
Volvo Ocean Race - The Doldrums, a navigational nightmare + Video   
Rolex Middle Sea Race - Maltese yachts top the leader board   
Star Sailors League Finals - Torben Grael and Jorge Zarif join fleet   
Volvo Ocean Race - Team Alvimedica heads for the Doldrums   
Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA, a crew on a mission   
Thailand bids for 2016 IODA ‘Optimist’ World Championships   
Farr 40 Worlds: Prizegiving images from the Final day in San Francisco   
Bill Green - builder and sailor passes on   
ISAF World Sailing Rankings – 20 October 2014   
Farr 40 Worlds: Images from the Final day in San Francisco *Feature   
Farr 40 Worlds: Images from Day 2 in San Francisco *Feature   
Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - A hard day's night   
34th Student Yachting World Cup 2014 - Second race day   
Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng loses lead, anyone's race ahead of Doldrums *Feature   
Flying Dreams 'An Ocean Story': The Movie   
New super maxis gear up for Rolex Sydney Hobart   
Volvo Ocean Race: Blogs from the Boats - Leg 1, Day 8 plus Videos *Feature   
Linda Elias Memorial Women’s One Design Challenge - Youngerman wins   
2014 Off Valparaíso Race - Santander team victorious   
La Torche PWA Grand Slam - Waves continue to pound on day 2   


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







Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

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.
XLXL NEW US
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT