2024 ILCA Under 21 World Championships – Day 3

Viana do Castelo, Portugal — The 2024 ILCA Under 21 World Championship in Viana do Castelo, running from July 1st to 8th, has completed its third day of successful racing. Another day of near-perfect sailing conditions afforded the sailors opportunities to gain in the standings.

The day began on time at 11:45, with the D Flags up for the yellow ILCA 7 and ILCA 6 fleets. Excellent but challenging racing conditions were experienced where the wind was nearly identical to yesterday at 330º, starting at 10 knots and building up to 18 knots by the second race. As the fleets completed scheduled two races, today marked the end of the qualifier series, setting the stage for the finals.

Current Leaderboard

ILCA 6

  • 1st Evie Saunders (Australia)
  • 2nd Eve Macmahon (Ireland)
  • 3rd Ginevra Caracciolo Di Brienza (Italy)

ILCA 7

  • 1st Anatol Sassi (Italy)
  • 2nd Enrico Tanferna (Italy)
  • 3rd Theodor MIDDELTHON (Norway)

On this third day of races, sailors enjoyed yet another day of fantastic sailing conditions. With the qualifying series now complete, the enthusiasm among the sailors remains high in this welcoming coastal city. Today marks the end of the qualifying series, and to celebrate, everyone enjoyed a lively barbecue after the races.

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Text by: Prow Media / Edited by ILCA

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