04/15/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 04/15/2019 15:11
More than 700 sailors are in Genoa, Italy for the third instalment of the 2019 Hempel World Cup Series.
Of the 700 attending sailors, 59 nations are represented with a string of Olympic and World Champions on the start line. Ones to watch out for include Santiago Lange and Cecilia Carranza Saroli (ARG) in the Nacra 17, Pavlos Kontides (CYP) in the Laser, 49er Olympic gold medallists and America's Cup winners Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) and Rio 2016 49erFX victors Martine Grael and Kahena Kunze (BRA).
Find out how to follow the event below:
ENTRIES / RESULTS / SCHEDULE
Click here to view the entry list in full.
Results are available here - http://sailing.org/worldcup/results/index.php
Daily highlights and live streamed Medal Races on Saturday and Sunday will be available across the World Sailing Network. Click here to subscribe.
Saturday Medal Races - Nacra 17, 49er and 49erFX
URL - https://youtu.be/kyGGiRqiUdw
Sunday Medal Races - 470, Finn, Laser, Laser Radial
URL - https://youtu.be/0N7vriMpM-U
SAP SAILING ANALYTICS
Live tracking, sailor analytics, live weather data and racing status is available on the SAP Sailing Analytics here - http://sapsailing.com/
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All World Sailing international press releases throughout the duration of the Hempel World Cup Series, including the latest news and reports, are available to read here - http://www.sailing.org/worldcup/news/index.php
HEMPEL WORLD CUP SERIES
The World Cup Series is a world-class, annual series of Olympic sailing for elite and professional sailors. Over 2,000 of the World's leading sailors, representing over 75 nations have competed in the World Cup Series which offers a definitive guide to the best-of-the-best in the Olympic sailing world.