Spanish in Cadiz continues the final start of the season in class “Techno 293”. In competitions in Windsurfing are involved 369 athletes from 35 countries, including from Russia – 19.
The third racing day of the regatta, as reported by the press service of the WFTU, yet received the most intense. The team of judges spent seven races. However, to complete the qualifiers was only a Junior boys – in the category up to 15 years.
“The day again was forced. In the morning for the wind was again fog. Eventually managed to hold two races Junior boys and girls – said the coach of the Moscow team Boris Minaev. For boys qualification is finished. In the gold fleet got two Russians, Dmitry Nesterenko from Sebastopol and Maxim Lukyanov from the Academy of sailing of the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg. Gennady Pournin and Egor Semenikhin will continue to compete in the silver fleet.
The girls qualification will not be here, because in this age category is less than 80 athletes. In General, the Russians show good results and can improve – they have room to grow”.
After two races, the best among our athletes was Polina Ovchinnikova from the Krasnodar region. Completing the race with the 5th and 7th wards, it ranked fifth. Juliana Onogawa is the 11th, Sophia Podkova – 24th, Taisa Stepchenko took 34 place in the intermediate Protocol.
“To “senior” of the race was all the problem, – continues Boris Minaev. For girls 17 years and spent two races – that is half of the qualification. Boys – one race. The second stop, when the fleet has travelled over half the distance – the judges were scared of twilight and unstable wind. Today was already a reserve day qualification. It is very rare that qualifying race was stretched to four days.
In General, our guys are weaker than they could be. But they still have time to rehabilitate. Good results girls from Peter. Julia Kavalerchik is the 13th, Evangelina Boytsova -16th. Moscow while the athletes themselves put spokes in the wheel and not implemented one hundred percent. Daria Bath went well, in the top five. But not there yet… However, Shchukin and Nastya and Dasha Bath remain in the cohort leaders and claim to ten quite a have”.
All the Russians are still in the area of the Golden fleet. Anastasia Shchukina ranks 26th, Daria BANNO-29th, Violetta Maystrenko – 39-e, Melania Krysenko -43-E.
The young men in the first half of the tournament table had four of our athletes: Vladimir Filatov (35th place), Mikhail Alexandrov (41st), Ivan Kovbasyuk (61st) Daniel and Dineev (69). Nearby is Gleb Semiletov – he’s 72 minutes.
Detailed results (boys and girls under 15 years and 17 years) –