06/08/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 06/08/2019 14:04
Saturday sees the first Medal Races of the Hempel World Cup Series Final and six Champions will be crowned on the Marseillaise waters.
A north westerly breeze between 15 and 17 knots will be present for the start of the first race, which will be live here - https://youtu.be/a6PBXzrH5P4. The breeze will swing to the west and west south west and gradually decrease to 12-14 knots.
Catch up on highlights from yesterday below:
|Event||Area||Warning||Number of Races|
|Men's Windsurfer - RS:X||Medal||12:10||1|
|Women's Windsurfer - RS:X||Medal||12:52||1|
|Men's One Person Dinghy - Laser||Charlie||12:00||2|
|Women's One Person Dinghy - Laser Radial||Charlie||12:10||2|
|Men's One Person Dinghy Heavy - Finn||Delta||11:00||2|
|Men's Two Person Dinghy - 470 Men||Delta||11:10||2|
|Women's Two Person Dinghy - 470 Women||Delta||11:20||2|
|Mixed Two Person Multihull - Nacra 17||Medal||13:32||1|
|Women's Skiff - 49erFX||Medal||14:50||1|
|Men's Skiff - 49er||Medal||14:10||1|
|Open Kiteboarding - IKA Formula Kite||Medal||15:30||1|
Click here for further information on Marseille and the Hempel World Cup Series - http://wcsf.marseille.ffvoile.fr/
ENTRIES / RESULTS / SCHEDULE
Click here to view the entry list in full.
Results will be available here - http://sailing.org/worldcup/results/index.php.
SAP SAILING ANALYTICS
Live tracking, sailor analytics, live weather data and racing status will be available on the SAP Sailing Analytics here - http://sapsailing.com/
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 - Men's and Women's RS:X, Nacra 17, 49er and 49erFX
URL - https://youtu.be/a6PBXzrH5P4
Sunday Medal Races - 470, Finn, Laser, Laser Radial
URL - https://youtu.be/yQnlnue0ZJ0
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