Youth Board Championships at CORK International
Updated: Sunday, August 13, 2017- Kingston, ON
The 2017 Youth Board Championships kick off tomorrow at CORK International in Kingston, Ontario.
Kingston offers great sailing conditions with thermal winds rising most afternoons and usually reaching around 10- 12 knots.
Racing starts Friday, August 11th lasting 3 days; sailors who come out on top will be receiving prizes thanks to Helly Hansen.
Stay tuned for updates throughout the weekend!
The 2017 Sail Canada Board Youth Championships wrapped up with two more races today, bringing all fleets to a total of 7 races over three days. The breeze was solid throughout the afternoon with an average of 15 knots.
The leaders from the first two days maintained there positions through the final day of racing, finishing first in their respective classes.
RS:X 8.5 – 1st Olivia Mew, 2nd Anthony Swaelens, 3rd Tyler McKay
RS:X 9.5 – 1st Max Robinson, 2nd Zane Feder, 3rd Tim Walker
Race Board – 1st Nick Cox, 2nd Artem Lavrynenko, 3rd Andree Gauthier
Techno 293 – 1st Ronnie Van-Ham, 2nd Philip Menard, 3rd Deanie Harding
Day 1 of the Youth Board Championships got off to a good start with the fleets completing 2 races in 7- 10 knots.
The leaders after day 1 are:
RS:X 8.5 M - Olivia Mew
RS:X 9.5 M - Max Robinson
Race Boards - Nick Cox
Techno 293: Ronnie Van Ham
Racing continues for the next two days. Check out all the results here!
Photo credit: Sailing Shot
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