ILCA U21 World Championships – Final Day

The ILCA U21 World Championship has come to a thrilling conclusion, marking the end of an intense week of competitive sailing in Viana do Castelo, Portugal.

To wrap up the event, sailors were faced with a breeze from 330º at 6 – 8 knots. These good conditions set the stage for an incredible finish.

All fleets were able to complete 2 final races, bringing the total to 12 races for the championship.

With Eve McMahon a clear winner in the ILCA6, Australia’s Evie Saunders with a good last (assisted by 2 poor races from Roos Wind) moved up to take Silver. Isaac Schotte was top Aussie in the ILCA7 with Ed Reid in 12th and Jack Eickmeyer 13th.

Leaderboard after the Final Races:

1st Eve McMahon (Ireland)
2nd Evie Saunders (Australia)
3️rd Roos Wind (Netherlands)

1st Theodor Middelthon (Norway)
2nd Anatol Sassi (Italy)
3️rd Mattia Cesana (Italy)

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Text by: Prow Media / Edited by ILCA

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