Gemma Jones and Jason Saunders are 8th in the 2013 Nacra 17 World Championship standings where points are close at the top of the leader board after five races.With an impressive 65 boat fleet, kiwi duo Gemma Jones and Jason Saunders are proving themselves as solid contenders in this new Olympic class.
Three races were sailed today (25.07.2013); the kiwis placed 20th in the opener, then 3rd and 4th in the subsequent races and are laying 8th overall at the midway mark.
2013 Nacra 17 World Championship, The Hague, Netherlands
8th Gemma Jones and Jason Saunders (7, 3, 20, 3, 4)
37th Nicole van der Velden and Tomer Simhony
59th Gareth Moore and Vickery Francis
and the link for the results:
Gold fleet after 5 qualification races
Silver fleet after 5 qualification raceshttp://www.nacra17class.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/FR_03___.pdf