The Russian team of Dmitry Samokhin, Andrey Kirilyuk and Aleksey Bushuev won today in Kühlungsborn (Germany) the third stage of the new European series in the Dragon class. Greetings from Yacht Russia!
Everything was decided in the final is the sixth race. Before confidently was in the lead protruding under the Japanese flag YRed team with skipper Peter Gilmour (on account of the Aussie, we once said, 4 participation in the Cup “America” and the same number of victories in the world Championships in match race). At YRed was 7 points, whereas Rocknrolla – 13.
But in the last race, the Russian team finished second, while YRed – only tenth. It has fundamentally changed the situation. Samokhin and To have completed the first regatta (15 points), while Peter Gilmore, Yasuhiro Augie and Sam Gilmour scored two points more.
Annapurna Anatoly Loginov, Vadim Statsenko and Alexander Shalagina were content in Ostseebad Kuhlungsborn fifth place, although after the first day surely was the second. Much of this was due to a collision in the second day of racing, what boats were damaged mast.
It remains to add that the Sunflower team with skipper Victor Fogelson took 15 th place, and Integrity of Mikhail Senatorov – 20-E.
The final results of the third stage of the European series