Please select your home edition
Edition
Vaikobi 2019AUG - Leaderboard 2

Allianz Championship for Optimist, RS Feva & 29er - Day 1

by Laurence Bouchet 17 Oct 2019 01:16 PDT 17-20 October 2019
2019 Allianz Championship © Cercle Nautique Calédonien

Allianz championship start with windy conditions in Baie de Sainte Marie. The Trade Winds "rocked" this first day of the Allianz championship by blowing around 18-20 knots in the morning.

The 29ers ran four races and the RS Feva three races.

For 29ER the Caledonians are there. Corentin Goulon and Valentin Alakiletoa are in 1st place after the first day followed by Emilie Bouchet and Robin Chantrelle then Camille Goulié and Francois Gboyah.

For RS Feva, the match is also close between the top three of the provisional ranking with a leadership that belongs to Raphael Bouzigues and Benjamin Benhayoun, followed by Maxence Kesteman and Virgile Goux-Thiercelin, the crew of Evan Glidic and Enzo Ardimani being in 3rd place.

For the Optimists, the top three in the overall ranking are Romain Lecoyer (FRA), Tom Rebbeck (NZL), Aurel Martin (FRA).

For more information visit the event website.

Related Articles

SHK Scallywag shoots for GROUPAMA Race double
GROUPAMA Race around New Caledonia return in 2020 The current monohull record holders for the GROUPAMA Race around New Caledonia will return in 2020 with a Hong Kong team hungry to also claim the multihull record for the biennial South Pacific race starting June 21. Posted on 6 Mar
Whisper becomes a shout for the Groupama Race
The Chinese Whisper team have a big year planned Retirement has afforded David Griffith the freedom to pick and choose the ocean races he fancies will best suit the Sydney-based Reichel/Pugh 62 called Chinese Whisper he jointly owns with Rupert Henry. Posted on 13 Feb
Looking beyond, to the New Caledonia Groupama Race
Opportunity to contest the unique biennial event Most of the Trans-Tasman waterfront talk currently centres on the looming 75th anniversary Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race and the bumper international fleet of 170 boats. Posted on 11 Nov 2019
2019 Allianz Championship overall
End clause on the Allianz Championship, and what a thrill! In the 29er class, the Corentin Goulon and Valentin Alakiletoa crew won the Allianz Championship. Emilie Bouchet and Robin Chantrelle's crew, although they had given everything to catch up with their four points behind, were unable to pass in front. Posted on 20 Oct 2019
2019 Allianz Championship day 3
Very nice wind conditions for this 3rd day of racing Very nice wind conditions for this 3rd day of racing on the Allianz Championship. Winds around 15-18 knots, sunshine and some very nice fights on the water. The pressure is mounting in the run-up to the end of the championship. Posted on 19 Oct 2019
2019 Allianz Championship day 2
Four races run in light winds and blazing sunshine Four races were run, in a light wind of 5 to 8 knots under a blazing sun! Posted on 18 Oct 2019
The first Groupama 2020 international entry
Shane Kearns' lovely and well-travelled Sparkman & Stephens 34 Shane Kearns' lovely and well-travelled Sparkman & Stephens 34 is the first international entry in the New Caledonia Groupama Race 2020, due to start Sunday June 21 off the capital Noumea Posted on 10 Sep 2019
Sign up now for Allianz Championship
Optimist, RS Feva, 29er sailors invited to New Caledonia We invite 29er and RS Feva sailors from all over the world to come and race in our National event. Posted on 6 Sep 2019
Aircalin Match Racing Cup overall
High level duels on the Caledonian lagoon The idyllic sailing conditions during the four days of this event will be remembered for their extraordinary matches. We have witnessed very high level duels, where the crews have gone looking for the challenge of surpassing themselves to win. Posted on 19 Aug 2019
Aircalin Match Racing Cup day 3
Another intense day under a bright sun The 4 semi-finalists of the Aircalin Match racing Cup are: Yann Rigal, Tom Picot, Lucas Chatonnier and Oackley Marsh. It is after another intense day under a bright sun and a wind of around 10-12 kts that our semi-finalists are qualified. Posted on 17 Aug 2019
RS Sailing 2019 - FooterNorth Sails 2019 - NSVictoryList - FooterZhik 2020 AnneMarieRindom FOOTER