Zeilster Builder without sailing world champion-Laser Radial

Zeilster Builder without sailing world champion-Laser Radial

Zeilster Marit Bouwmeester has her third world title in the Laser Radial-klasser won. The 29-year-old Friezin did not take action on the final day in Medemblik.

The two final races were on Saturday cancelled due to lack of wind on the IJsselmeer. After a few hours ronddobberen on the water off the coast of Medemblik, the zeilsters without action come back to within.

Bouwmeester was in 2011 and 2014 all-world champion. Last year, she won in Rio de Janeiro in addition, olympic gold, after they spent four years earlier in London pleasure had to have to take silver.

Bouwmeester started Monday with a sixtieth place in the world cup. After her false start put the Friezin a great catching up.


“I started pretty bad and I was ruthlessly punished. I then completely changed, if no error is more to do and then I might be one of my best series ever sailed”, wonder zeilster Saturday.

“I have just as hard of dangers and today as we had to sail I had in the same way raced”, said Bouwmeester. “Really good to win.”

The Friezin gave her brother and coach Roelof Bouwmeester also the credits. “It is fantastic. All the way together with him. I think we really have a super good team and we have many more beautiful things to show.”


With won two races on Thursday was the double world champion back view on gold. After ten races was also the second aftrekresultaat of power. ly because it could Bouwmeester Friday quite a distance take of her Belgian rival Evi van Acker, three times european CHAMPIONSHIP-gold conquered.

Van Acker put behind Bouwmeester seized the silver. The bronze is for Manami Doi from Japan. Maxime Jonker (sixth) and Daphne van der Vaart (seventh) also finished in the top ten.

????@Marit_B takes title in own country at world CHAMPIONSHIPS Laser Radial!!!! ????#ohyeah #radialworlds #zeilvoorgoud


Time of placing
12:59 – 26 August 2017

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