Racing wraps up at 2016 Iberian Championship
Two days of racing hosted by the Federación Gallega de Vela, 30 April-1 May, featured racing across five different divisions with 5 titles up for grabs.
The twenty-four boat fleet were in contention for the overall 2016 Iberian 420 Championship title, as well as sub-division titles in under 19 and under 17 age categories for both boys and girls. The 6 race series saw one discard coming into play.
A convincing run of form from Alejandro San Martin/Luis Sampredo rewarded them with the overall Championship title and U19 title after racking up 3 race wins and 3 second place finishes.Finishing 2 points behind were Jorge Gonzalez/Pablo Carneiro, who held the upper hand over San Martin/Sampredo on day 1, with three back to back wins. The pair faltered on the second day of racing, allowing San Martin/Sampredo to race past them to victory. Third overall and top girls team were Paula Correa/Marta Dominguez.