sail-world.com
 
 
News Home Cruising Photo Gallery Video Gallery
Sail-World.com : RS500 World Championships - Gentle thunder on Day 6.
RS500 World Championships - Gentle thunder on Day 6.


'RS500 World Championship'    RS500 Class Association

Tuesday started with a postponement of one to five hour because of a gentle thunder going around the bay which gave us time to surprise Tobias Gustafson at his birthday with a beautiful fluorescing orange head which he was wearing during all races.

The day took off with a nice and medium breeze which was building to a strong five before moving to the right. Three races of three laps with lot of fun, swimming, and speed!

There was racing and competition for everybody and big changes in the results.

In race one a couple of teams were to eager to start and got their OCS. This was a big impact for current World Champions Tim & Heather but also the Italian team of Luca Albergo.

The first race was won by Johan Rook and Malin Broberg.

In race two there was an exciting and very busy start resulting in a general recall. The second start was much better and the fleet took off with a lot of pressure and speed.

Peter Burton/Heather Chipperfield were very fast in the upwind beat until they capsized. For the whole fleet there were testing conditions during this race especially after the top-mark. Gybing meant swimming for a bunch of the fleet which took it to a funny scene!

In race three there were bigger waves and exciting speeds. Especially the 'HongKong-guys' were taking off and flying all the way down which almost made them ‘killing’ a Swedish team.

Tim Wilkins/Heather Martin were leading yesterday, but after their OCS and not racing the third race of the day they dropped down in the overall results and not in the top 10 anymore.

Swedish couple Johan and Malin were the best team of the day with a one, five and three which shows how exciting racing it was today!

Everybody will sleep well tonight after this exciting day. But first we go for the 'Bring your own food and drinks'-party! at the harbor club!

RS500 Word Championship 5-9 Aug 2013

Preliminary results

Overall

Sailed: 7, Discards: 1, To count: 6, Entries: 36, Scoring system: Appendix A
Rank Class Nat SailNo HelmName CrewName Rating R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 R6 R7 Total Nett
1 RS 500 SWE 12 Karin S?derstr?m Ingrid S?derstr?m   1.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 (5.0) 1.0 1.0 17.0 12.0
2 RS 500 SWE 112 Johan R??k Malin Broberg   6.0 (9.0) 1.0 5.0 3.0 2.0 3.0 29.0 20.0
3 RS 500 GBR 1015 Peter Barton Heather Chipperfield   3.0 5.0 5.0 (7.0) 1.0 4.0 2.0 27.0 20.0
4 RS 500 HKG 1028 Campbell Manzoni Louis Bond-Smith   (13.0) 4.0 4.0 2.0 4.0 5.0 6.0 38.0 25.0
5 RS 500 GBR 659 Peter Curtis James Curtis   10.0 6.0 2.0 6.0 2.0 8.0 (BFD) 71.0 34.0
6 RS 500 NED 964 Michiel Geerling Hilde van Susante   9.0 10.0 9.0 4.0 6.0 9.0 (11.0) 58.0 47.0
7 RS 500 GBR 625 Tim Wilkins Heather Martin   2.0 1.0 (OCS) 1.0 DNF 3.0 4.0 85.0 48.0
8 RS 500 ITA 946 Luca Abergo Stefano Costini   4.0 13.0 7.0 8.0 7.0 10.0 (14.0) 63.0 49.0
9 RS 500 NED 777 Marleen Blomsma Jody de Jager   (18.0) 16.0 11.0 9.0 8.0 7.0 7.0 76.0 58.0
10 RS 500 SWE 821 Stephan F?ssberg Jonathan F?ssberg   14.0 (19.0) 6.0 12.0 9.0 11.0 9.0 80.0 61.0
11 RS 500 SWE 51 Martin Johansson Axel Johansson   (15.0) 15.0 8.0 10.0 12.0 13.0 5.0 78.0 63.0
12 RS 500 ITA 950 Tommaso Gommellini Rodolfo Rubino   7.0 12.0 (19.0) 13.0 10.0 14.0 13.0 88.0 69.0
13 RS 500 ITA 944 Filippo Maria Maccari Andrea Dellepiane   8.0 2.0 (OCS) 30.0 17.0 6.0 8.0 108.0 71.0
14 RS 500 NED 1003 Thomas Rot Marloes Rot   (19.0) 18.0 16.0 16.0 13.0 18.0 16.0 116.0 97.0
15 RS 500 SWE 772 Kevin Olsson Laurence Gibbons   17.0 14.0 22.0 (28.0) 26.0 12.0 12.0 131.0 103.0
16 RS 500 SWE 89 Tobias Gustafsson Max Freiman   (32.0) 26.0 24.0 11.0 11.0 15.0 18.0 137.0 105.0
17 RS 500 NED 737 Stephanie Grootscholten Chantalle Grootscholten   (26.0) 22.0 17.0 14.0 16.0 16.0 25.0 136.0 110.0
18 RS 500 SWE 11 David Ax?n Casper ?sterlind   23.0 28.0 14.0 18.0 (DNF) 19.0 10.0 149.0 112.0
19 RS 500 NED 935 Barend Kol Chris Tuckett   21.0 21.0 13.0 21.0 20.0 (23.0) 22.0 141.0 118.0
20 RS 500 NED 965 Willemyn van Susante Bart-Jan Merkx   20.0 27.0 15.0 19.0 15.0 (BFD) 24.0 157.0 120.0
21 RS 500 GBR 1035 Robin McKenning Hannah Burywood   24.0 17.0 21.0 (32.0) 23.0 20.0 15.0 152.0 120.0
22 RS 500 NED 894 Jochem Slikboer Anna Bertling   16.0 24.0 18.0 20.0 21.0 22.0 (26.0) 147.0 121.0
23 RS 500 GBR 652 Derek Ness Ellie Ness   5.0 7.0 (DNC) 25.0 14.0 BFD BFD 162.0 125.0
24 RS 500 SWE 732 Titus Ovik Martin Ovik   22.0 31.0 25.0 15.0 18.0 (BFD) 17.0 165.0 128.0
25 RS 500 SWE 111 Peter B?kmark Gunilla B?kmark   12.0 8.0 10.0 26.0 (DNF) DNC DNC 167.0 130.0
26 RS 500 NED 837 Patrick Von Morgen Anna Hoelestra   (29.0) 29.0 20.0 23.0 19.0 21.0 21.0 162.0 133.0
27 RS 500 SWE 871 Ingemar Bohlin Timm Rehse   25.0 25.0 28.0 22.0 27.0 17.0 (29.0) 173.0 144.0
28 RS 500 ITA 999 Luca Carlini Martina Gommelli   11.0 11.0 12.0 (DNC) DNF BFD BFD 182.0 145.0
29 RS 500 CZE 865 Petra Schniedova Martin Schmied   (31.0) 30.0 26.0 24.0 22.0 24.0 19.0 176.0 145.0
30 RS 500 SWE 31 Karin Storm Frederick Somerville   28.0 20.0 27.0 (31.0) 24.0 26.0 23.0 179.0 148.0
31 RS 500 SWE 749 Philip Beck Ylva Beck   (34.0) 32.0 30.0 17.0 25.0 28.0 27.0 193.0 159.0
32 RS 500 GBR 899 Fred Battison Archie Battison   30.0 33.0 23.0 (DNC) DNF 25.0 20.0 205.0 168.0
33 RS 500 NED 719 Marnix Tissing Okke Tissing   35.0 35.0 (DNC) 27.0 28.0 27.0 30.0 219.0 182.0
34 RS 500 SWE 752 Christer Jodin Lars-G?ran Lindstr?m   33.0 34.0 29.0 29.0 29.0 (BFD) 28.0 219.0 182.0
35 RS 500 SWE 22 Henrik Sill?n Lukas Sill?n   27.0 23.0 (DNC) DNC DNF 29.0 BFD 227.0 190.0
36 RS 500 NED 961 Giel Blokker Corinne van Dalen   (DNC) DNC DNC DNC


by Heather Chipperfield

  

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

http://www.sail-world.com/index.cfm?nid=112936

6:20 AM Wed 7 Aug 2013GMT


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







News - USA and the World

The Sailing Instructions for the 2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup Final that will be held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates from 26-30 November have been published. All ten Olympic events and an Open Kiteboarding event will be contested in the Emirati capital off of the stunning Corniche. ... [more]  

Italy's Giulia Conti and Francesca Clapcich have been one of the leading teams in the Women's Skiff, the 49erFX, and head to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates ready for the ISAF Sailing World Cup Final. ... [more]  

St Barth Cata Cup day 3 by Dominique Ladouceur
Day three’s race was a lot more difficult than yesterday’s at the St-Barth Cata Cup due to b winds. After pushing back the morning race to 2p.m. due to 30 knots winds at the tip of Colombier, the race committee decided to stick to only one race in the afternoon. ... [more]  

Team Alivimedica skipper Charlie Enright and navigator Will Oxley sat with Andy Rice to assess Leg 2 before the start in Cape Town. Here is the second part of the Leg Two analysis. ... [more]  

Position report for the Volvo Ocean Race boats as of 24th November 0700 UTC. It's been a fairly quiet night out there - and the biggest change is that the boats are beginning to close up, and become more compact. ADOR, who gybed north first, around six hours before the rest of the fleet on Saturday night, have moved south a little, whereas the rest of the boats have remained in the same line. ... [more]  

The 10 competing teams at the RC44 Oman Cup enjoyed a great sailing day on the Gulf of Oman for the penultimate day of the 2014 Championship Tour. Terry Hutchinson continued to guide Vladimir Prosihkin’s Team Nika the right way around the course, extending their lead in the overall standings, adding another race win to their scoreline, Team Aqua stay second with Charisma hanging onto third. ... [more]  

Position report for the Volvo Ocean Race fleet as of 23 November, 1900 UTC. Four days into the Leg 2, and the fleet is finally making progress towards Abu Dhabi. The seven boats are now south of Madagascar, and they’ve been heading north since last night. ... [more]  

Position report for the Volvo Ocean Race boats as of 0748 UTC, November 23rd. So what happened overnight? Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing were the first to head north and then progressively the other boats in the fleet decided to follow their lead. The fleet is really close together. ... [more]  

The America's Cup roared into life on Friday with the publication of a story out of San Diego, saying that the Californian venue had missed getting the nod as the venue for the next America's Cup. And that being the case, then the British Overseas Territory of Bermuda seems to have got the nod. ... [more]  

VX ONE Winter Series 2014: It was a family affair at the top of the leaderboard for the opening weekend of the VX One Winter Series. Michael, Christina, Robert and Phillip Norris bested 21 other teams at Sarasota Sailing Squadron to take the advantage in the three-weekend series, which continues through March 2015. ... [more]  

With no team able to discard the last event of the season, the podium positions were by no means secure as last day of racing got underway at the RC44 Oman Cup, in a sedate seven-knot breeze. Going into the final day Vladimir Prosikhin’s Team Nika, with tactician Terry Hutchinson calling the shots, sat at the top of the leader board having shown an unmatched level of consistency in Muscat. ... [more]  

Usual skipper Seve Jarvin and for’ard hand Sam Newton were joined in the team by James Wierzbowski for today’s race and led from shortly after the to defeat defending champion Thurlow Fisher Lawyers (Michael Coxon, Dave O’Connor, Dave Ewings) by 38s. Coopers 62-Rag and Famish Hotel (Jack Macartney, Mark Kennedy, Peter Harris) was a further 21s back in third place. ... [more]  

Overall race leader, Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (Ian Walker) has had an eventful few days since the start in Cape Town on Wednesday. Their goal is to be first home in their home port of Abu Dhabi - six other boats willing. ... [more]  

2014 Argo Group Gold Cup - Take time to remember. It was mid-October, one week before the brilliant Sunday Finals of the Argo Group Gold Cup and Bermuda was slammed by the second major storm in a week. Tropical Storm Fay - or was it Hurricane Fay by then— had hit Bermuda with a sneaky left jab only five days earlier. ... [more]  

2014 Turkey Day Regatta - The largest of Alamitos Bay Yacht Club's popular holiday sailing competitions the 67th Turkey Day Regatta has nearly 300 sailors on 216 boats in 21 classes, several of them world champions taking the weekend seriously. ... [more]  

Brian Carlin, On Board Reporter for Team Vestas Wind reports on the delights of using the 'bathroom' while clocking along at 20kts plus in the Southern Ocean. ... [more]  

At the RC44 Oman Cup the 10 competing teams enjoyed a great sailing day on the Gulf of Oman for the penultimate day of the 2014 Championship Tour. Racing started in a seven-knot north-westerly breeze which built steadily throughout the day. ... [more]  

The world’s largest sailing media group, Sail-World.com, held its first continental group meeting at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) this week. METS is the world’s largest B2B Marine show and this year it had a record 1358 exhibitors and more than 21,000 Marine industry representatives. ... [more]  

At the ISAF Sailing World Cup Final in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 2013 World Champion Florian Gruber is expecting the Open Formula Kiteboarding event to be the, 'strongest fleet this year.' ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Fleet heads into the Southern Ocean + Videos *Feature by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz
At the latest report, Volvo Ocean Race Control, reported Dongfeng Race Team as being the leader in the second leg to Abu Dhabi. Winds were reported to be 18-25kts, with Team Vestas Wind and Team SCA recording the highest boatspeed of 20kts. ... [more]  

2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup Final - Abu Dhabi - The ISAF Sailing World Cup Final in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is set to be an 'experience of a lifetime' according to American Women's 470 sailor Briana Provancha. ... [more]  

America's Cup: Source named in Bermuda venue leak *Feature by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz
San Diego sports journalist, Matt Calkins, has named one of the sources of comment that the 35th America's Cup will be held in the British Oversea Territory of Bermuda. Writing in the San Diego Union Tribune, Calkins claimed that San Diego Tourism Authority CEO, Joe Terzi, had told the U-T. ... [more]  

2014 RC44 Oman Cup - Consistency was hard to come by and no team managed to stay in the top half of the fleet in all three races. Chris Bake’s Team Aqua (GBR) was the most consistent team of the day picking up 11-points, Nika and Charisma both added 12-points to their overall score. ... [more]  

Team Vestas Wind’s Rob Salthouse perches perilously on the edge of his bunk, eyes fixed on a well-earned freeze-dried feast, steam snaking up towards his nostrils. ... [more]  

Ensuring a safe fuel supply for America’s 12 million registered boat owners may have to wait, said Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that the agency will further delay the final rule on how much ethanol refiners must blend into the nation’s gasoline supply under the federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). ... [more]  

Yates Cup: US supermaxi Rio100 wins first offshore race + Video *Feature by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz
The supermaxi Bakewell-White design, Rio100 (Manouch Moshayedi, USA) has won her first race, sailing in the Yates Cup. She finished at 7.30am on Saturday morning, followed by the Botin 80 Beau Geste 14 minutes later with the Volvo 70 Giacomo 67minutes later. See video in this story. ... [more]  

The wind continued to blow on day four of the Airwaves Noumea PWA Dream Cup to produce another action packed day in New Caledonia, as a further three races for the men and four races for the women were completed in 15-25 knot winds. By the end of the day Ben Van Der Steen headed to the top of the rankings after a near perfect display. ... [more]  

The Oman RC44 Cup delivered another challenging sailing day for the fleet competing in the final event of the 2014 Championship Tour. Consistency was hard to come by and no team managed to stay in the top half of the fleet in all three races. Team Aqua was the most consistent team of the day picking up 11-points, Nika and Charisma both added 12-points to their overall score. ... [more]  

The fast southeast sailing continues in the Volvo Ocean Race but where excitement and adrenaline began—discomfort has taken over. We’re seeing an average of about 25 knots of wind but the sea state is making life somewhat miserable! ... [more]  

To summarize the last 24 hours of the Volvo Ocean Race in one word: change. The weather, the water, the sails, and our bodies are all equally (and rapidly) changing. The first full day at sea, we have experienced what some trips see in a week—if they’re lucky enough. However, that said, change can also be frustrating. ... [more]  

A new and exciting Viper 640 European Event in 2015 has been announced by Rondar Boats Ltd. Lake Garda is one of the great sailing venues and already there are signed up entries from the UK and Australia, with potential entries from the USA. It’s a serious sailing regatta and Italian holiday in one event! ... [more]  

On Monday 17 November, an impressive line-up of speakers at 13th International Sailing Summit shared ideas and best practice from around the world, demonstrating how the sailing industry can change to increase and retain participation, through innovation, technology and cultural changes. British Cycling has seen its membership grow by 567% since 2005. ... [more]  

GC32 Racing Tour: State-of-the-art in catamaran design, the GC32 is attracting considerable interest due to its conceptual similarity to the AC72 and AC62 foiling catamarans pioneered in the America’s Cup. However as the GC32s are smaller one designs with soft sail rigs, they provide both professional teams and private owners with the opportunity to experience airborne catamaran racing. ... [more]  

Class 40-footers to be featured in 2015 Annapolis-to-Newport Race
Spectacular performance by Bakewell-White maxi early in first race *Feature
Airwaves Noumea PWA Dream Cup - Big strides for Cousin and Moussilmani
America's Cup: Team New Zealand responds to Venue rumours *Feature
ORC reveals rule improvements for 2015
Volvo Ocean Race - Hammer down for Team Alvimedica
Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA heads for unknown territory
ISAF Sailing World Cup Final set to be 'an experience of a lifetime'
RC44 Oman Cup - Team Nika gets a taste for the podium + Video
St Barth Cata Cup 2014 - Game on!
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2014 - Wild Oats XI reveals new livery
Rolex Sydney Hobart 2014 - Wild Oats XI and Audi ready: photos
Volvo Ocean Race: Meek's tips pay dividend in Leg 2 squalls and calms *Feature
Volvo Ocean Race - Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing in search of hometown glory
Airwaves Noumea PWA Dream Cup - Waiting game continues on day 2
Barcelona World Race skippers named as scientific agents
Volvo Ocean Race: Stop-start battle to the Cape of Good Hope
Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 2 starts at high speed in 35kt winds
Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA off to gutsy leg 2 start
ISAF Sailing World Cup Final - Heroes and champions in Nacra 17 fleet
ISAF Sailing World Cup Final - Talented Finn pack all set   
RC44 Oman Cup - Synergy crowned RC44 Match Race Champions   
Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 2 start - action replay video from Cape Town   
Volvo Ocean Race: Team Alvimedica on tour in Cape Town   
15th Ambassadors Cup - Brazil claims victory   
Route du Rhum - Alex Pella first ever Spanish skipper to finish first   
SSL Finals 2014 - Star World Champion Stanjek to race with Olesen   
ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne: Finn fight looming on Port Phillip   
Rugby man appointed Chief Executive Officer of Yachting Australia   
Welcome back: Congressional Cup Joins Alpari World Match Racing Tour   
18ft Skiffs: Smeg's second Red-Line run down Sydney harbour in 40kts *Feature   
Volvo Ocean Race: Start Wednesday - Cyclone season awaits Leg 2 fleet   
Airwaves Noumea PWA Dream Cup - Opening day in New Caledonia   
RORC Transatlantic Race - Competitive fleet ready to race   
Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 2 Media Conference - Full replay *Feature   
Volvo Ocean Race - Team Vestas Wind ready to race   
Volvo Ocean Race: Young sailors get behind ADOR ahead of Leg 2   
18fters: Getting through the 'Death Zone' in a 35kt breeze *Feature   
Volvo Ocean Race: Sam Davies speaks openly about the first leg *Feature   
ISAF Sailing World Cup Final: Exciting 49er and 49erFX action expected   


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 WAS US
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT