The Russian team started in the final of the European sailing Champions League (SCL) in Switzerland.
In the Swiss Alpine resort of Sankt Moritz August 15, started the final of the European sailing Champions League. Russia in the competition represented by three teams.
Among the participants are the winners of past seasons of the team from Bari (Italy), Geneva (Switzerland), twice winners League qualification in Saint-Petersburg “North-German racing Union”, the participants of Nord Stream Race 2019 – Royal yacht clubs in Sweden and Denmark.
Russia is represented by three crews. This is the team of the Moscow club “Pirogovo” which leads winner League 2017 Vladimir Lipavsky, the winners of the Nord Stream Race 2019 “Leviathan” and the young crew of the sailing Academy, he for the first time without a mentor Anna Basalkina.
On the first day of the competition managed to hold as many as four flights. For Russians, the day was not the best. While the best result “of pyrohivtsi” – 12th place; the “academics” – 18-e and “Leviathan” is the penultimate 23rd position.
The leader of the standings until that became the club of Potsdam. Second and third place in this final with the Danes, winner of the national League of the Royal yacht club and a Kaløvig Bådelaug, which was the second in Denmark to 2018.
The final of the European sailing Champions League will run until August 18, inclusive.