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Finn Lynch Closes In On Olympic Laser Nomination As World Championships Conclude Today

18th May 2016
Finn Lynch is in 50th place after a gruelling Laser Worlds in Mexico Finn Lynch is in 50th place after a gruelling Laser Worlds in Mexico Photo: JLD

A globe trotting Irish Olympic mens Laser trial comes to a conclusion in Mexico today with Finn Lynch leading the three boat contest for the single Rio berth. Lynch is 50 out of 56 in the gold fleet of the Laser World Championships that form the third Irish trial. Both the other trialists, Fionn Lyden and James Espey, are racing in silver fleet. All eyes are on Lynch for the Olympic nod later today after the last two races of the 112-boat championships are sailed.


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