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Flying 15 European Championship - Day 2

'Flying 15 Europeans 2008'   

Steve Goacher and Phil Evans lead after four races completed at the Flying 15 European Championships being held at the Kinsale YC, Ireland.

Current World Champion Mike Hart and Richard Rigg started the event in great form, winning the first two races. In both races they recovered from poor starts.

On the second day it was Gaocher and Evans who took control, winning both races and moving into the overall lead. But with the discard still to come the race for the title will be between the top four.

Alan Bax and Bill Masterman are second overall, sailing very consistantly and the new UK National Champions, Greg Wells and Mark Darling have slipped out of contention, they are sixth overall.

Racing coninues until Saturday

Flying 15 - Positions after 4 races

1 GBR 3821 Steve Goacher Phil Evans 3 5 1 1 10 10
2 GBR 3883 Alan Bax Bill Masterman 2 2 7 3 14 14
3 GBR 3911 Barry Parkin Sue Parkin 4 3 4 7 18 18
4 GBR 3917 Mike Hart Richard Rigg 1 1 19 2 23 23
5 GBR 3842 Simon Kneller Dave Lucas 5 7 3 16 31 31
6 GBR 3920 Greg Wells Mark Darling 15 9 6 4 34 34
7 GBR 3922 Jeremy Davy Tim Harper 13 6 16 12 47 47
8 IRL 3866 Darren Martin Simon Murray 10 13 2 28 53 53
9 GBR 3890 Geoff Bayliss Martin Grady 17 15 9 13 54 54
10 GBR 3898 Julian Clarke Graham Wadley 16 14 8 18 56 56
11 GBR 3716 Justin Waples Iain Stowe 18 12 11 19 60 60
12 GBR 3905 David McKee Chris Hewkin 6 20 21 14 61 61
13 IRL 3892 Brian McKee Steven Martin 11 10 15 26 62 62
14 GBR 3679 Ian Cadwallader Dave Sweet 21 8 5 31 65 65
15 IRL 3762 Roger Chamberlain Jason Scammell 29 21 12 6 68 68
16 ESP 3796 Javier Chacartegui Ciderol Miguel Santa Ursula 20 16 28 10 74 74
17 IRL 3773 John Lavery David O'Brien 25 27 14 9 75 75
18 IRL 3877 David Gorman Chris Doorly 14 24 25 20 83 83
19 IRL 3759 Bryan Willis John McPeake 22 11 17 34 84 84
20 IRL 3641 Andy Martin Rory Martin 24 19 20 21 84 84
21 GBR 3914 Adrian Tattersall Tim Smart 8 18 31 29 86 86
22 GBR 3923 Charles Apthorp Alan Green 7 4 57.0 OCS 22 90 90
23 IRL 3893 Peter Lawson TBC 30 26 22 15 93 93
24 IRL 3850 Ian Mathews Ben Mulligan 31 31 29 11 102 102
25 IRL 3639 Neil Logan Barry Bridges 28 37 18 23 106 106
26 IRL 3682 Fintan Stanley John O'Byrne 23 23 35 25 106 106
27 ESP 3728 Paco Palmer Jaume Pujadas 19 22 44 24 109 109
28 GBR 3818 Gill Browning Simon Weatherill 9 57.0 RAF 42 8 116 116
29 IRL 3919 David Mulvin Rowan Beirne 39 29 10 40 118 118
30 IRL 3826 Trevor Kirkpatrick Roy Scott 26 30 26 38 120 120
31 IRL 3708 Niall Meagher Nicki Matthews 46 35 13 27 121 121
32 IRL 3774 Tom Murphy Andrew Marshall 34 25 34 35 128 128
33 IRL 3886 Andrew McCleery Colin Dougan 12 57.0 OCS 57.0 OCS 5 131 131
34 GBR 3772 Chris Swallow Matt Pallett 32 34 36 30 132 132
35 GBR 3653 Adam Mangan Emma Mangan 43 28 27 39 137 137
36 ESP 3610 David Miles Susan Spreda 35 43 23 42 143 143
37 ESP 3753 John Walker Dean Harper 42 46 39 17 144 144
38 IRL 3688 Alan Balfe Marco Ratto 38 32 38 48 156 156
39 GBR 2523 Andy McKee Maf Smith 47 40 33 36 156 156
40 ESP 3419 Michael Clough John Leaf 48 48 24 37 157 157
41 GBR 3900 James Flower Steve Tyrrell 27 17 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 158 158
42 GBR 3926 Andrew Millband Andrea Millband 45 42 40 32 159 159
43 IRL 3897 Ken Dumpleton John Mac Neilly 36 33 57.0 OCS 33 159 159
44 GBR 3278 Paul McCarthy Gary Butler 41 41 37 44 163 163
45 GBR 3749 Peter Sherry Karl Ruddy 33 36 46 49 164 164
46 GBR 3736 Sue Bannister Rachelle Allsop 50 45 32 41 168 168
47 IRL 3606 Hugh Cahill Michael Cahill 37 39 43 51 170 170
48 GBR 3805 Graham Massey Russel Clark 44 44 41 43 172 172
49 GBR 3913 Terry Tinn Pierre Labate 40 38 57.0 OCS 45 180 180
50 GBR 3813 Peter Slater Adrian Simpson 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 30 46 190 190
51 GBR 3622 Raymond Flanagan Robert Vickers 49 47 47 50 193 193
52 IRL 3287 Kieran Devlin Eimear Devlin 51 49 48 47 195 195
53 IRL 3665 Peter Birmingham Ben Fusco 57.0 DNF 57.0 DNC 45 57.0 DNF 216 216
54 GBR 3787 David Brockbank Janet Lefton 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 228 228
54 GBR 3642 Richard Hope Scott Smith 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 228 228
54 GBR 3802 Mark Gardner Craig McCarthy 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 57.0 DNC 228 228




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