Five Medal Races on Sunday will draw Hempel World Cup Series Genoa to a close after seven days of sailing in the Italian city. Attention will now turn to the Men’s and Women’s 470, Laser, Laser Radial and Finn. Racing is scheduled to start at 10:00 local time with a light 5-6 know northern breeze forecast. Fernanda Oliveira and Ana Luiza Barbachan (BRA) have wrapped up gold in the Women’s 470 so the battle will be for the remaining podium spots. In the Men’s 470,…Continue Reading “Day #7 Morning Report – Hempel World Cup Series Genoa”

Watch live Medal Races from the Men’s and Women’s 470, Laser, Laser Radial and Finn at Hempel World Cup Series Genoa. Watch below: [embedded content] EVENT WEBSITEhttps://www.wcsgenova.com/ ENTRIES / RESULTS / SCHEDULEClick here to view the entry list in full. Results are available here – http://sailing.org/worldcup/results/index.php To view the full schedule click here. WATCHDaily highlights and live streamed Medal Races on Saturday and Sunday will be available across the World Sailing Network. Click here to subscribe. Click here to read the full article.    

Brazil snapped up two gold medals on the final day of the Hempel World Cup Series event in Genoa, Italy with Hungarian, Danish and Kiwi sailors claiming the remaining gold medals. The overnight leaders in the Laser and Laser Radial were overthrown as Hungary’s Jonatan Vadnai and Denmark’s Anne-Marie Rindom conquered. New Zealand’s Paul Snow-Hansen and Daniel Willcox also dislodged the overnight leaders in the Men’s 470 to seal their first World Cup title together. Genoa was hit with light winds all week long and…Continue Reading “Brazil clinch two golds as Hempel World Cup Series Genoa concludes”

The scene has been set for the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Medal Races at Hempel World Cup Series Genoa following the conclusion of fleet racing in the Italian city. Italy’s Carlotta Omari and Matilda Distefano will lead the home nations hopes as they take a narrow advantage into the 49erFX Medal Race. Australian brothers David and Lachy Gilmour have New Zealand’s hottest sailing properties, Peter Burling and Blair Tuke, hot on their heels in the 49er and the advantage will be with Ben Saxton…Continue Reading “Scene set for 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Medal Races”

It’s the first day of Medal Races at Hempel World Cup Series Genoa with the honours to be decided in the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 from 10:00 local time. The scene is now set for the day’s three Medal Races. Italy’s Carlotta Omari and Matilda Distefano will lead the home nations hopes as they take a narrow advantage into the 49erFX Medal Race. Australian brothers David and Lachy Gilmour have New Zealand’s hottest sailing properties, Peter Burling and Blair Tuke, hot on their heels…Continue Reading “Day #6 Morning Report – Hempel World Cup Series Genoa”