Laura Farese and Stefania Wech, AUT the two girls took gold in the Hobie® Dragoon class, in front of the boys team Clayessens/Brems from Belgium. On places three and four with Adrian Tudosze/Christoph Wech and Bibiane Jäger/Clara Petschel two more Austrian teams finished the series on top places.
Two more classes finished their competition today. In the Hobie 14 the Germans dominated the fleet. Friedhelm Weller winning gold with a very impressive 18 points ahead of Austrians Wolfgang Klampfer. Klampfer secured the third medal for the host nation. Third place went to the Hobie 14 newcomer Andy Dinsdale. The president of the European Hobie Class Association showed an impressive debut in the single handed Hobie, on the last racing day winning one race. From tomorrow on he will compete in the Hobie Wild Cat together with his helmsman Stefan Vogel.
Last but not least also the Hobie 16 Youth Spi Cup came to its end. It was a very tough finish for the top places. With same points but three races won instead of “only” two for Arthur Boc-Ho/Chaveau Thibault took gold right before Gianluigi Ugolini with Maria Giubeilei. Tymoteusz Cierzan and Oskar Niemira from Poland sailed to bronze.
On the other race course meanwhile the Hobie 16 sailed their qualification series for the finals starting tomorrow. 64 teams will go into the gold fleet.
After showing excellent form in the Hobie 16 Spi Cup from Saturday to Sunday and winning the worlds in China a few weeks ago Daniel Bjornholt with Josefine Frederiksen DEN is one of the favourites. With his brother, brother Nicolaj Bjornholt. the winner of the Spi Cup earlier this week. Would like to keep his winning streak against Daniel and Josephine
Hobie Dragoon (15 Teams, 3 Nations, 10 Races./2 Disc.)
1. AUT Laura Farese / Stefania Wech 16 Pkt.
2. BEL Lucas Clayessens / Cyriak Brems 21
3. AUT Adrian Tudosze / Christoph Wech 33
Hobie 16 Youth Spi (15 Teams, 5 Nations, 9 Races./2 Disc.)
1. FRA Arthur Boc-Ho / Chauveau Thibault 20 Pkt
2. ITA Gianluigi Ugolini / Maria Giubeilei 20
3. POL Tymoteusz Cierzan / Oskar Niemira 24
Hobie 14 (23 Sailors, 5 Nations, 8 Races./1 Disc.)
1. GER Friedhelm Weller 21
2. AUT Wolfgang Klampfer 39
3. GER Andy Dinsdale 42