Feb 10, 2016

Nacra 17 Worlds 2016: Day 2 Results & Images by Laurens Morel

All images by Laurens Morel / Saltycolours.com . Full gallery at Nacra 17 Class FB .  Four races held today and after five for the event Billy & Marie  (just like their lycras, no need for lastnames) lead ahead Norregaard-Andreasen from Denmark.  Moana Vaireux & Manon Audinet (Fra)  currently in 3rd place.

The US team selection is getting crazy interesting now with Mike Easton & Katherine Pettibone leading the US pack at Clearwater Worlds in 20th overall. Leaders for the internal qualy after Miami, Gulari & Chafee are 32nd overall right now. Check how the US crews started this second internal qualification event at catsailingnews.com/2016/02/nacra-17-worlds-2016-clearwater-us-team.html

Bissaro & Sicouri back in the top ten and a bullet in the last race of the day. Good performance also in the breeze too for Aruba representatives van der Velden & Visser.
Surprise for the day are Brazilian crew Albretch & Iswan holding 10th overall with two 3rd places.
Local report at nacra17class.com

Top Ten below. Full Results Here

1FRA 1Billy BESSON Marie RIOU1141-15227
2DEN 281Allan NORREGAARD Anette Viborg ANDREASEN(dnf)26566319
3FRA 285Moana VAIREAUX Manon AUDINET5882-174023
4ITA 307Vittorio BISSARO Silvia SICOURI1149-2314825
5SUI 220Matías BÜHLER Nathalie BRUGGER2310-15144429
6AUS 2Jason WATERHOUSE Lisa DARMANIN416-20454929
7NED 3Mandy MULDER Coen de KONING710-21675130
8GBR 254Ben SAXTON Nicola GROVES66118-184931
9ARU 297Nicole van der VELDEN Thijs VISSER913-141225036
10BRA 110Samuel ALBRECHT Isabel SWAN-251122336439