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Rio de Janereio International Sailing Week - Olympic crews racing in Rio

Rio de Janereio International Sailing Week – Olympic crews racing in Rio

The Rio de Janereio International Sailing Week is taking place ahead of the second Olympic Test Event in mid August. Covering both Olympic and non-Olympic classes the events for the International Sailing Week provide a warm-up event for some of the Olympic hopefuls who are already training in Brazil.

British Olympic Radial sailor Alison Young is racing in the Radial event, which also has Evi Van Acker of Belgium and Marit Bouwmeester of the Netherlands in the fleet. After two races Young is in fifth. Odile Ginaid of Brazil leads.

In the high quality Finn event, Josh Junior of New Zealand leads from Holland’s Pieter Jan Postma, both have a race win. In third is Jorge Zarif of Brazil.

The Laser event also boasts a quality field with Australian’s Tom Buton and Matt Wearn tied for the lead with Kiwi Sam Meech third.

The final Olympic class racing at present is the Nacra17. Thomas Zajac and Tanja Frank of Austria, and Spain’s Fernando Echavarri and Tara Pacheco are tied for the lead after three races. Gemma Jones and Jason Saunders of New Zealand are third.

The RS:X competitors will join the event on Friday, the 49er and 470 on Monday. The event finishes on Thursday 6 August. The official Rio Olympic Test event starts on Wednesday 12 August.

Rio de Janereio International Sailing Week - Olympic crews racing in Rio

Erika Reineke (USA)

Radial Women – International Sailing Week after 2 races
1st BRA 175470 Odile Ginaid 4 1 5 pts
2nd USA 184454 Erika Reinecke 2 5 7 pts
3rd BRA 206756 M. Cristina K Boabaid 1 7 8 pts
4th USA 199144 Haddon Hughes 3 10 13 pts
5th GBR 202411 Alison Young 5 8 13 pts
6th SWE 208583 Josefin Olsson 7 6 13 pts
7th BEL 207179 Evi Van Acker 11 4 15 pts
8th NED Marit Bouwmeester 16 UFD 2 18 pts
9th BRA 206758 Fernanda Decnop 16 UFD 3 19 pts
10th JPN 199066 Manami Doi 10 9 19 pts
11th CAN 206892 Isabella-Anna Bertold 8 12 20 pts
12th BEL 207177 Emma Plasschaert 6 15 21 pts
13th BRA 195352 M. Carolina Boabaid 9 14 23 pts
14th BRA 189531 Elisa von Fritsch 12 13 25 pts
15th CHN 177171 Zhang Dongshuang 16 UFD 11 27 pts

Finnr Men – International Sailing Week after 2 races
1st NZL 24 Josh Junior 1 3 4 pts
2nd NED 842 Pieter Jan Postma 4 1 5 pts
3rd BRA 109 Jorge Zarif 2 5 7 pts
4th CHN 1226 Gong Lel 6 2 8 pts
5th URU 301 Alejandro Foglia 5 4 9 pts
6th NZL 16 Andrew Murdoch 3 7 10 pts
7th AUS 41 Jake Lilley 8 6 14 pts
8th USA 6 Caleb Paine 7 8 15 pts
9th BRA 109 Fernando Madureira 10 9 19 pts
10th BRA 16 Arnaldo C. Fernandes 9 11 20 pts
11th BRA 021 Ricardo Carvalho 14 DNC 10 24 pts
12th BRA 35 Colin Reed 11 14 DNC 25 pts
13th BRA 109 Marco A. S. Ribeiro 14 DNC 14 DNC 28 pts

Laser Men – International Sailing Week after 2 races
1st AUS 199012 Tom Burton 1 4 5 pts
2nd AUS 207188 Matt Wearn 3 2 5 pts
3rd NZL 196871 Sam A Meech 2 3 5 pts
4th BRA 204597 João P H S Oliveira 6 1 7 pts
5th GRE 192632 Andreas Perdicaris 4 6 10 pts
6th NZL 181961 Andy Maloney 7 5 12 pts
7th BRA 195401 Pedro Castro 5 9 14 pts
8th CHI 148940 Felipe Echenique 9 7 16 pts
9th BRA 204598 Gustavo C Nascimento 8 8 16 pts
10th BRA 158155 Ricardo Luz 12 10 22 pts
11th BRA 197891 Mauricio A. Martins 11 11 22 pts
12th BRA 18134 Lucas Farina 10 15 UFD 25 pts
13th BRA 191340 João P Peiter 13 12 25 pts
14th BRA 41737 Rodrigo Luz 15 DNC 15 DNC 30 pts

Nacra17 Mixed – International Sailing Week after 3 races
1st AUT 240 Thomas Zajac / Tanja Frank 1 1 5 7 pts
2nd ESP 028 Fernando Echavarri / Tara Pacheco 2 2 3 7 pts
3rd NZL Gemma Jones / Jason Saunders 7 4 1 12 pts
4th ARG 2 Santiago Lange / Ceclia C Saroli 4 9 2 15 pts
5th AUS 242 Darren Bundock / Nina Curtis 6 3 6 15 pts
6th SUI 220 Matias Muhler / Nathalie Brugger 5 5 7 17 pts
7th AUS 3 Jason Waterhouse / Lisa Darmanin 3 7 8 18 pts
8th BRA 231 Samuel Albrecht / Isabel Swan 9 8 4 21 pts
9th BRA 148 João S. Bulhões / Gabriela N. Sá 15 DNC 6 10 31 pts
10th BRA 110 André Mirsky / Kyra Mirsky 10 10 11 31 pts
11th BRA 183 Juliana Mota / Leandro Azambuya 8 15 UFD 9 32 pts
12th BRA 111 Patricia Gatti / Enzo Accioly 11 11 12 34 pts
13th ESP 246 Iker Martinez / Marina Lopez 15 DNC 15 DNC 15 DNC 45 pts
13th BRA 113 Octacilio Egger / Maria E L Egger 15 DNC 15 DNC 15 DNC 45 pts

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