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Negri-Lambertenghi (ITA) winners of the Star Class Eastern Hemisphere Championship, Diaz-Prada (USA/BRA) are second and Allart-Weise (NED/GER) third

Two races were held today, the last very tough day of the Star Eastern Hemisphere Championship 2018.  The winds were very shifty and the PRO had a very difficutl time, but luckily a fifth race was finished and teams could discard their worst score and ensured a regular championship.
 

Three races sailed. Negri-Lambertenghi at the top of the overall ranking ahead of Diaz-Prada (USA) and Jennings-Kleen (USA)

A cloudy, sunny and rainy day, with an east-north-east wind blowing first (Bora) and a north-west wind coming in later on, in the most changeable weather ever, the first three races of the Star Eastern Hemisphere Championship 2018, held in Trieste by Yacht Club Adriaco, were sailed today.
 

Eastern Hemisphere 2018, still no races due to shifty wind

Racing was cancelled again on Day 2 of the ISCYRA Eastern Hemisphere Championship 2018, organized in Trieste by Yacht Club Adriaco, with a fleet of 67 teams, from 17 nations.

EASTERN HEMISPHERE CHAMPIONSHIP, NO WIND ON DAY 1

The debut of the Star Eastern Hemisphere Championship 2018, organized in Trieste by Yacht Club Adriaco, is postponed until tomorrow. A truly capricious wind didn't allow the Race Committee to begin the start sequence of the first two races scheduled for today. 67 crews from 17 nations will have to wait until tomorrow.

2018 ISCYRA EASTERN HEMISPHERE CHAMPIONSHIP in Trieste

68 international teams from 16 Nations are gathering in Trieste to attend the 2018 ISCYRA Eastern Hemisphere Championship, hosted by Yacht Club Adriaco from tomorrow, May 2nd, to Saturday May 5th, with a total number of 7 races.

After the prelude, Coppa Tito Nordio, held during the weekend in the Gulf of Trieste and won by ISCYRA President Hubert Merkelbach and Markus Koy (GER), everything is ready to kick off the Championship with the official opening ceremony tonight.

TRIESTE AND THE YACHT CLUB ADRIACO ARE READY TO WELCOME THE STAR CLASS CHAMPIONS

Trieste, 26 April 2018 – Nine days of great sailing with the Star Class. The Gulf of Trieste and the Yacht Club Adriaco are ready to host the best of Star Class racing, with two competitive events featuring 68 international skippers and crews from 16 Nations (United States, Russia, Germany, Sweden, Finland, Ukraine, Hungary, Holland, France, Austria, Switzerland, Slovenia, Croatia, Poland, Denmark, Czech Republic, Italy) for one of the most eagerly awaited international Star events of the 2018 season.

IGC Approves EHC as a Test Event

The ISCYRA IGC has approved the following request:

Grant the 2018 Star Class Eastern Hemisphere Championship authority, as a “test event”, to modify ISCYRA Rule 34.3.1. as follows   “… no course may be shortened using RRS 32.2 (the Flag S rule) but a course leg or legs may shortened or lengthened utilizing RRS 33(b) (Charlie “+” or “-“) within the parameters established by ISCYRA Rule 34.3.7.” 

Star Eastern Hemisphere Championship Coming to Trieste

Welcome to the Star Eastern Hemisphere Championship 2018 hosted by the Yacht Club Adriaco of Trieste. The races will take place in the spectacular Gulf of Trieste in the easternmost corner of the Adriatic Sea that has yielded many sailing champions. The Yacht Club Adriaco is looking forward to hosting all participants and offering a unique and unforgettable experience made of sport and fun.

THE RACE

The event will start on April 30 with registration and measurement and will end on May 5 after 4 days of races. The prestigious Tito Nordio Cup, a traditional Triestine fixture, will be the warm up event to be held on the weekend before the championship.