11.05.17 races in F5-M class started. 52 competitors - 43 seniors and 9 juniors. 4 fleets HMS system with 4 boats promoted in the same race.

Ukraine was represented by:

Timur Kishubaiev (UKR 34), Andrii Kadantsev (UKR 42), Igor Nechaiev (UKR 32), Dmytro Koval (UKR 50) and juniors Denys Nehaiev (UKR 33) and Ihor Denysiuk (UKR 37)

Andrii Koval was Race Officer for this class.

 The day started with topA - B rig conditions and then the wind calmed to A rig.

2 full races held plus D and C fleet of race 3.

After 2 races standings were as follows:

1-2 Laszlo Csoka-junior (HUN 23)  and Jan Springer (POL 100) - 3 points, 3. Andrii Kadantsev (UKR 42) 5 points, ... 8. Timur Kishubaiev  (UKR 34) 11 points, ... 15. Li Bolin (CHN 58) 19 points - 1st between juniors, ... 18. Dmytro Koval (UKR 50) - 25 points, ... 20. Igor nechaiev (UKR 32) - 28 points, ... 24. Mikhail Tatarkin (RUS 16) 30 points - 2nd between juniors, ... 35. Zakhar Misiakov (BLR 144) 44 points - 3rd between juniors, ... 37. Ihor Denysiuk (UKR 37) 46 points - 4th between juniors, ... 47. Denys Nechaiev (UKR 33) 59 points - 8th between juniors.

 

Photos of day 11 by Viktor Weber

Photos of day 11 by Kalmandy Ferenc 

 

 

 

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12.05.17 2nd racing day in F5-M class.

Rig A conditions. 5 full races completed at the end of the day.

After 5 races with one discard standings were interestingly mixed as follows:

1-3 Laszlo Csoka-junior (HUN 23), Martin Kohlicek (CZE 09) and Xuan Dongbo (CHN 02) - 13 points, 4. Andrii Kadantsev (UKR 42) 14 points, 5-6 Jan Springer (POL 100) and Gong QunXing (CHN 98) 18 points ... 8. Timur Kishubaiev  (UKR 34) 21 points, ... 18. Li Bolin (CHN 58) 54 points - 1st between juniors, ... 21. Igor Nechaiev (UKR 32) 64 points, 22. Dmytro Koval (UKR 50) 68 points, 23. Chen Jiaqi (CHN 15) 76 points - 2nd between juniors, ... 27. Mikhail Tatarkin (RUS 16) 88 points - 3rd between juniors, ... 46. Ihor Denysiuk (UKR 37) 138 points - 7th between juniors, ... 49. Denys Nechaiev (UKR 33) 151 points - 8th between juniors.

I had a weed in last race, so next day had to start in fleet B.

 

Photos of day 12 by Kalmandy Ferenc 

 

 

 

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13.05.17 3rd racing day in F5-M class.

Rig A conditions. 

 

In 6th race I promoted to fleet A and was 5 in this race. Andrii Kadantsev came 2nd and after this race became an overall leader with 16 points comparing to second Jan Springer with 21 points. However in next two races after being 10 and 11 he lost his leadership. In this time, I came 6 in race 7 and fought with Jan Springer till the end in the race 8 for the first position, however, lost it in the second upwind while securely leaving apart the downwind boats. So After this second place in race 8, at the end of the day I was 3rd. Also in race 8 Dmytro Koval promoted to fleet A and stayed there.

After 8 races with one discard standings were as follows:

1. Jan Springer (POL 100) 25 points, 2. Gong QunXing (CHN 98) 33 points, 3. Timur Kishubaiev  (UKR 34) 34 points, 4. Laszlo Csoka-junior (HUN 23) 35 points, 5. Andrii Kadantsev (UKR 42) 37 points, 6. Martin Kohlicek (CZE 09) 38 points,  ... 16. Li Bolin (CHN 58) 87 points - 1st between juniors, ... 20. Dmytro Koval (UKR 50) 123 points, 21. Chen Jiaqi (CHN 15) 131 points - 2nd between juniors, ... 23. Igor Nechaiev (UKR 32) 136 points, ... 27. Mikhail Tatarkin (RUS 16) 173 points - 3rd between juniors, ...  46. Ihor Denysiuk (UKR 37) 276 points - 7th between juniors, ... 49. Denys Nechaiev (UKR 50) 295 points - 8th between juniors.

 

 

Photos of day 13 by Kalmandy Ferenc 

 

 

 

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