Friday, January 4, 2008

Hansen brothers in the lead

Danish brothers Peter and Soren Hansen have taken the early lead on Day 1 of the 49er World Championship at Sail Melbourne today. With three races away, the Hansen brothers notched up a bullet and two second places to lead Nathan Outteridge/Ben Austin (AUS) who scored 2,1,3 results to be two points behind the leaders.
Defending world champions Stevie Morrison/Ben Rhodes are on track too, currently third placed, only one point away from the Aussies after finishing 2,1,3 on the first day of qualifying races.