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Laser Radial & Standard – European Championship 2018 – La Rochelle FRA – Day 4

Champagne sailing conditions on the 4th day in a row off La Rochelle with sun, warm temperatures, big swell and a breeze around 15kn. The Lasers Standard and Radial women sailed their first two Final Series races split in Gold- and Silverfleets. Matthew Wearn AUS defended his lead in the Lasers Standard, but with a race win, Sam Meech NZL reduced the backlog on one points. New on rank 3 is the best of the day (1/2) Jesper Stalheim SWE. The favorite Marit Bouwmeester NED has now taken the lead in the Radials women. Maxime Jonker NED on the 2nd place is 2 points behind. Paige Railey USA on 3rd with a 5 points deficit still has an option on rank 1. In the Radials men, Nik Pletikos SLO extended his lead overall on Federico Tocchi ITA to 7 points. Aleksander Arian POL remains on rank 3. All ranking lists and the daily news.