Weymouth, UK / 15 - 20 September /- over 300 top international sailors participated
in 2008 ISAF Grade 2 Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta
This is the third year of the Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta
and the event has already established itself as a firm fixture
on the Olympic sailing circuit and has exciting plans to continue its
development and expansion over the next few years
as part of the ISAF Sailing World Cup.
Final day of racing at the Skandia Sail for Gold regatta and the results:
Finn - Giles Scott won the Medal race and the overall event.
470 Women - Berta Betanzos and Tara Pachco of Spain won the overall event.
470 Men - Nic Asher and Elliot Willis won overall event.
RS:X Men - Shahar Zubari of Israel won the overall event.
RS:X Women - Manchon Blanca from Spain won the Medal race to squeeze out Ali Masters for the overall title.
Laser Radial - Lijia XU of China won the Medal race and the overall title.
49er - Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes duly won the Medla race and the event title.
Laser - Nick Thompson just edging rival Mark Powell to take the overall title.