News Update - Gruber holds Oceanic Championships lead despite penalty

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Gruber holds Oceanic Championships lead despite penalty

Despite obtaining a penalty after breaking the start in Race 6 today, World Champion Florian Gruber from Germany held his lead finishing top after Day Two of the Kiteracing Oceanic Championships at Leighton Beach, Fremantle.

British youngster Olly Bridge has moved into second fastest position and Maks Zakowski from Poland into third after consistent sailing in light wind conditions averaging 11 kn and high temperatures in the mid 30's.

Competitors are enjoying Perth's sailing conditions and third placeholder Zakowski said it was similar to home making it a comfortable ride today.Read More


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