Monday for the competition in Mi Lanzarote (Canary Islands) is back again, The “flying” windsurfer that will debut in Paris 2024 be a hero Sam Sills (GBR) and Pilar Madrid (ESP) remain at the top of the provisional general classification for the second day in a rowl During the day, the wind blows with good strength (around 15 knots), although in a more unstable manner, which makes it difficult for the fleet to predict its behavior.
It became a A marathon trip is not suitable for every physical condition, and that today’s competition schedule was very demanding, consisting of two fast wind/wind regattas and a third test called a marathon, which includes the completion of a course between plows of about an hour. The long duration of the test, together with the wind and wave conditions, were a physical challenge for the 150 men and women participating in the Lanzarote IQFOil Games.
Madrid is looking for the leader of the Israeli cantor
Pilar to Madrid the Andalusian did for 17th place in the first race of the day, won the second race and finished second in the marathon. Also a great performance by Sharon Cantor who is only 20 years old and still young, with a great championship and managed to win today’s marathon, narrowing the gap to Madrid and ending the day just one point behind him.
“I had a very good start and I was fifth with Pilar (ESP) and Tibi (ISR). Stern was very good, I accelerated and overtook them. The truth is that I had a good battle with Pilar it happened and I’m happy that I won. The key is to be fast and stay in the lead groupI hope I can continue like this,” declared the Israeli.
your countryman Katie Spichkov (ISR), third in the marathon, completes the women’s provisional podium. He remained third from yesterday, after a day in which he managed to lead almost the entire first race which let him down by falling about 50 meters from the finish line.
Sam Sills maintains the lead
The men’s fleet has finished the qualifying stage, so on Thursday and Friday the final stage will take place, where we will see the 42 best ranked so far in the gold group.
English Sam Sills regained the provisional lead after winning the first two broadside/stern races for the Yellow Fleet, so far includes six partial wins in the championship. However, RS:X Olympic champion Kieran Badlo (NED) won the marathon, finishing third to make the provisional podium.
“It was crazy: strong gusts of wind, big waves and everyone pushing hard. I had a lot of fun, I was fast, consistent and in the end I was able to pass my teammates and win the league,” commented the Dutchman upon his arrival at the beach.
Nicolas Goyard (FRA), last year’s champion in Lanzarote, also climbed the ranks and rose to second place with the first of two split wins in the Blue Navy.
Temporary composite forum. iQFOil a woman. Day 2
1. Pilar to Madrid (ESP), 1+1+(6)+1+(17)+1+2+2=8
2. Sharon Kantor (ISR), (2)+2+1+2+(8)+2+1+1=9
3. Katie Spichkov (ISR), 3+3+2+(13)+(9)+4+3+3=18
… up to 66 classified ads
Temporary composite forum. iQFOil men. Day 2
1. Sam Sills (GBR), (1)+1+1+1+1+1+(11)+(11)=6
2. Nicolas Goyard (FRA), 2+(13)+6+(8)+1+1+1.5+1.5=13
3. Change fund (Ned), 4+1+4+(12)+(12)+5+0.5+0.5=15
… up to 84 qualifiers