Congratulations to the 2019 Youth European Laser Radial Champions
Time to have a look back and celebrate the 2019 Laser Radial Youth European Championships & Open European Trophy in Athens, Greece. There were lots of light winds throughout the week although the final day saw Eolo and the famous sea breeze arrive and stunning conditions. .
The Gold girl’s fleet concluded the event with 10 races, while Gold boy’s did it with 9.
Spanish sailor Ana Moncada ESP (1-5-7-2-
11-7-5-2-7-1) was the new 2019 Laser Radial Youth European champion, finishing tournament in top overall with 37 points.
Second place overall was Eline Verstraelen BEL (7-1-12-3-9-1-1-6-
15-3) with 43. Bronze medal was Swiss sailor Rosine Baudet SUI with 48.
Alessia Palanti CZE was the Girl’s Under 17 champion with 104 points and ranked 11th overall, seconded by Dutch sailor Marissa Ijben NED with 116 with Alexandra Lukoyanova RUS in bronze with 142 units.
French sailor Sofiane Karim FRA (1-3-3-2-6-
30-10-16-8) managed to keep pole position today and crowned new 2019 Laser Radial Youth European champion in the Boy’s competition with 49 points, escorted by first and second Under 17 sailors Jordi Llado Duran ESP and Przemyslaw Machowski POL with 63 and 65 points respectively. Third U17 place for Yoav Kfir ISR with 73 and ranked 5th overall.
#SailFast #HaveFun #KeepSmilingKeepSailing
Further photos and higher resolution files at Thom Touw Photography website.