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Royal Cork Yacht Club Second at Rome 2k Match Race Series

27th May 2015
Top: The Royal Cork runners up (from left to right) Emma Geary, Eimear O'Leary, Sarah O'Leary, Phil McGlade, George Kingston, Phil O'Leary, Sean Cotter, Fred Cudmore and (below) in action at the Reale Club Tevere Remo, Rome
Royal Cork Yacht Club Second at Rome 2k Match Race Series

#2K – Eight teams from Italy, The Netherlands, Germany, Great Britain and Ireland gathered at the Reale Club Tevere Remo, Rome for the first 2K tour event of 2015. Two days of intense round robin racing saw a three way tie break at the top between Cork, YYCS and Spinnaker.

The final day on Sunday started with rain and no wind but PRO Constanzo Villa managed to get in 4 of the critical race to complete the round robin. The final saw last year's runner up Royal Cork face YCCS. It was the Italians who emerged as winners in a sun drenched final.

Final Results
1st Yacht Club Costa Smeralda
2nd Royal Cork
3rd Spinnaker
4th Dutch Match and Team Racing Association
5th Rome Racing Team
6th Royal Thames
7th Serpentine racing
8th Bavaria Yacht Club

Published in Match Racing Team

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