After the first day of the world championship in the yacht class Melges 20, which started in Miami, “the Russian heroes” Igor Rytov (Konstantin Besputin, Anton Sergeev) took second place in the table.
The results of the two races of the Russian Bogatyrs (ENG 898) scored 7 points (on account of the 3rd and 4th wards). Ahead with three points (2nd and 1st wards) the American team Kuai (USA7676) skipper Daniel Tillman.
Another team under the Russian flag – “Nika” of Vladimir Prosikhin summed up the second race. With the 4th and 17th wards Nika (RUS309) is unusual for her 9th place in the fleet of 22 teams. It is hoped that in the end the result of the second race will have “Nicks” on the release.
Full results of the first day of the world Cup