Skandia Team GBR went out in force to the Qingdao International Regatta. It was a great show, and all the team performed well!
The Harken sponsored sailors:
In the Finn Class
Ben Ainslie- won the Gold medal and Ed Wright took 9th position.
In the Yngling
Helena Lucus, Annie Lush and Lucy Maccgregor- won the silver.
Sarah Ayton, Sarah Webb and Katherine Hopson- took fourth place.
In the Star
Ian Percy and Steve Mitchell- won the silver medal.
In the 470
Nic Asher and Elliott Willis- won the bronze medal.
Pippa Wilson and Sheena Craig finished 26th
In the Laser
Nick Thompson finished 8th.
Other GBR sailors:
Nick Rogers and Joe Glandfield take Gold in the 470.
Christina Bassadone and Saskia Clarke finished 15th in the 470.
Chris Draper and Simon Hiscocks took the gold medal in the 49er class
Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes finished in 6th place in the 49er
Nick Demsey finished in 8th in the RS: X men
Leo Mccallin finished in 19th in the RS: X men
Bryony Shaw finished 16th in the RS: X women
Lucy Horwood finished 24th in the RS: X women
Paul Goodison takes Gold in the Laser class.
Mark Howard finished 22nd in the Laser class.
Penny Clarke takes the bronze medal in the Laser Radial class.
Andrea Brewster finished 19th in the Laser Radial
Rob Wilson and Mark Buckeley finished 5th in the Tornado class
Leigh McMillan and Will Howden finished 12th in the Tornado class
Full results can be found at:
Team GBR website: