Saturday, August 20th 2016 – Kingston
Racing got underway for all fleets in the Sail Canada Senior Nationals and CORK OCR Saturday. The afternoon saw winds in the 8 – 12 knot range from the southwest, under mostly sunny skies.
Lasers, Radials and Finns started their event, while racing continued for the 49er & FX fleet on day two of their event. I14’s also joined the skiff course.
Local sailor and Canadian Sailing Team (CST) member Robert Davis (CAN – RCYC/KYC) leads the Lasers after 3 races, with a 1, 1, 2 on the day. Teammate Evert McLaughlin (CAN – RCYC) sits a close second and Marshall Mccann (USA – TCYC) is third. In Radial action CST member Sarah Douglas (CAN – ABYC) leads the way, followed by teammate Corrine Peters (CAN – RNSYS) and Haddon Hughes (USA – TCYC). Finn sailor Kyle Martin (CAN – RvanYC) of the CST leads the Finns with three bullets, Rockal Evans (RBYC) is second and Darrell (USA) Peck is third.
Arielle Morgan & Heather Myatt (CAN – RTLYC) lead the way in the FX, with Ryan Wood & Andrew Wood (CAN – RvanYC) in second after a strong of bullets in the last three races. Kate Shaner & Caroline Atwood (USA) are third. In the 49er fleet, David Leinbenberg & Dane Wilson (USA – RYC) are at the top of the fleet, with CST sailors David Mori & Justin Barns (CAN – RCYC) in second and John Ferguson & Arthur Ferguson, also CST members in 3rd. Chris Leigh and Hans Fisher (CAN – RCYC) lead the three boat I14 fleet.
Full results for all fleets can be found here.
Tomorrow’s racing starts at 1100 for all fleets. Check back tomorrow for more results.
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