Porto Santo Stefano: the eighth day of the twelfth Winter Championship
Porto Santo Stefano: Sunday, February 16 was held the eighth day of the twelfth Winter Championship in Porto Santo Stefano, an event at which records 22 vessels and which together with the 43rd Winter Championship Argentario, is part of the 1st Winter Championship unified of the Silver Coast, organized by the Yacht Club Santo Stefano, the Sailing Club and Rowing Club of Porto S. Stefano and the Circolo Nautico and Vela Argentario.
Sun and light wind (6 knots) from the West have characterized this Sunday in February in which a trial was held under the careful direction of the race committee made up of Maurizio Giannelli (President) and Joseph Noia and Fabio Andreuccetti.
At the end of the day, the overall provisional results of the ORC class standings after eight days and 13 races held sees always in the first position the M37 Iemanja Piero De Pirro (18 points), second place I Garba Mario Daniele Di Camillo (26 points ). In third place we find the Sun Odyssey 349 Fabrizio De Feo Life (30 points). The X-40 Velvet Alberto Papi remains in the fourth position (31 points) with the Ceccarelli 50 Italica Gianluca Sansoni in fifth place (46 points), winner of the one played test.
In IRC Class 1 still the M37 Iemanja Piero De Pirro in the first position (11 points), with the X-40 Velvet Alberto Papi (29 points) in second place and the Comet 38S otaria Marco Paoletti (33 points) in the third position. Shortens Ranked release the Comet 41S El Paso Felpado Danilo Solari (43 points) thanks to a first day.
In IRC Class 2 Dufour 365 GL Uxor Attilio Benedetti is confirmed in the first place (20 points) with two first of the day, with Mi Garba Mario Daniele Di Camillo (24 points) is stable second position, the third place the Jeanneau 349 Life Fabrizio De Feo with 29 points. Victory day Pizzi and Teo the Sun Fast 3200 Cassiano Sabatini, which occupies the fifth place in the standings.
In Class Grand cruise Bavaria 34 Tourquoise Alessio Patania wins the race of the day and is always in first place with 11 points, second Alpa 11.50 Dhulaka Michele Del Monaco (26 points), still tailed by the Woodstock ‘ Hanse 340 by Luigi Proietti (28 points). In fourth place the Elan 333 Tarcisio Saracena Solari (33 points).
General classification of the 1st Unified Championship of the Silver Coast
Uxor and Ari Bada are confirmed in first place with 33 points and Iemanja Bruttivizi and 2 are in the second position (36 points). In third place otaria and Galahad (57 points).
The complete results of the different classes are available at: www.ycss.it/
Sunday, March 1 will host the ninth round of the 12th Championship of Port Canto Stephen Winter, sponsored by the City of Monte Argentario and the Proloco of Porto Santo Stefano, for which there is a coastal race.
Event sponsors are: Nautica Vitelli, Garmin, Shipyard, Fuels and GZ Porto Domitian.