Results are in on Day One of Senior Champs at CORK OCR
Saturday, August 15th 2015 – Kingston
The Sail Canada Senior Championships at CORK OCR kicked off today, along side the Radial Youth World Championships, also hosted by CORK.
Despite some of the forecasts, the wind was steady and from the southwest, holding between 8 & 12 knots.
On the skiff course all fleets sailed four races. In the 49er Trevor Parekh & Gord Cook (RStLY) are in 1st, with CST pair David Mori & Justin Barns (RCYC) close behind in second and Ryan Judge & Hans Henken (SDYC) in 3rd. CST sailors Erin Rafuse & Danielle Boyd (RNSYS/KYC) are tied for 1st with Emily Dellenbaugh & Elizabeth Barry in the FX fleet, while Mayumi Roller & Agustina Barbuto sit third.
The I14 fleet is sailing their Canadian Championship as part of the event. The leaders after day one are Ian Struthers & Dan Cunningham in 1st, followed by Lauren Laventure & Jason Lemieux (RCYC) in 2nd and John Curtis & Andrew Yates (KYC) in 3rd.
In single-handed action all fleets sailed three races. CST teammates Evert McLaughlin (RCYC), Robert Davis (KYC/RCYC) and Matthew Ryder (SLYC) sit 1st, 2nd and 3rd respectively. Brenda Bowskill (RCYC) leads the Radial fleet, with Sarah Douglas (RCYC) in 2nd and Corinne Peters (RNSYS) in 3rd. Finn sailor Kyle Martin (RVYC) has taken the lead in the Finn fleet, with Tom Ramshaw (SLYC) in 2nd and Martin Robitaille (RCYC/CVL) sits 3rd.
Racing continues tomorrow with racing scheduled for 11am.