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Red Bull Youth America’s Cup
The race part 2
Das Schweizer Team TILT katapultierten sich durch einen Sieg im letzten Rennen auf den dennoch ungeliebten 4. Platz
NZL 2 (Sailing with ETNZ) der dominierende Sieger
NZL 1 (Full Metal Jacket) errang den 2. Platz
Die Portugiesen ROFF/Cascaias wurden durch starke Rennen 3.
Even the Austrian sports directors of the RBYAC, Roman Hagara and Hans-Peter Steinacher were impressed by the high quality and the enthusiasm of these 80 young sailors from 8 natiopns. Particularly remarkable was that of these 8 races 6 different teams won one race each. This Cup was dominated by the New Zealanders Peter Burling, 2012 with 21 Olympic silver medalist in the 49 class. This was also the 100th Olympic medal for NZL. Burling started his career as yachtsman with 11 years 2002 in the Opti - and the in New Zealand developed P-boat class, a popular sail boat for the youngsters, similar to the Opti He led the RBYAC with 12 points ahead the second team NZL 1 under William Tiller. The places  2-8 were with one exception only one point apart.