Nathan Outteridge and Iain Jensen have secured the title of 2009 49er World Champions! Congratulations to all competitors for great competition and Fraglia dela Riva for hosting!
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Morrison and Rhodes are tied with fellow GBR teammates John Pink and Rick Peacock with 21 points. Friday begins the finals with sailors split into 3 fleets.
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Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes rolled into the lead after 6 races. 3 more races are scheduled for Thursday to finish the qualifying series.
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Brits Dave Evans and Simon Hiscocks have taken the early lead of the 87 boat fleet. Sent out in 3 flights, the sailors encountered lighter winds of 15-18 increasing in the afternoon to 20. Evans/Hiscocks have a tight group behind them with only 4 points separating to top 5 boats. 3 more races are planned for tomorrow.
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