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Vilamoura delivered again………. J “Sailing doesn’t get much better”


The Spanish Crew Albert TORRES and Elías Leonard Aretz from RCN Palma had a super day and moved up to first
place in the 49er Class followed by the Austrian team Keanu PRETTNER


Jakob FLACHBERGER just 2 points behind and tied with the Danish Frederik RASK and Jakob Precht JENSEN now in
3rd.


In the Fx fleet, the Norwegian team Pia DAHL ANDERSEN scored a UFD in race number 4 and dropped to
3rd.


The Danish teams Johanne SCHMIDT, Andrea SCHMIDT had a fantastic day scoring 2 bullets and a 3rd place
and are now leading. Malthe EBDRUP and José Costa holding the 2nd place.


D Flag going up tomorrow for the FX at 11:30, at 12:00 for the 470, ILCA 4 and ILCA 6 and at 13:30 for the
49er.


Follow at www.vilamourasailing.com


Results: http://vilamourasailing.sailti.com/en/default/races/results

Oman at a Glance

Perched on the southeast coast of the Arabian Peninsula, the Sultanate of Oman’s stark beauty and vastly contrasting landscapes have enchanted growing numbers of tourists each year.  With its magnificent desert, secret oases and  breathtaking mountain ranges, Oman is an alluring destination. A tropical underwater paradise lies beneath the turquoise sea, caressing the white sandy beaches that adorn the country’s stunning 3,165 km coastline.  

Alongside this natural wealth is Oman’s rich culture, which blends with modern infrastructure and historical features that span over 7,000 years. Grand forts, exquisite palaces and mystical souqs are sights to behold in the capital, Muscat. A visit to Oman makes you feel right at home from the time you arrive, until the moment you leave. The Sultanate is full of opportunities for adventure, including fascinating tours with an Arabian flavour.  

Oman’s coastline is a paradise for explorers. Its abundance of wildlife includes whales, dolphins, turtles, seahorses, and flamingos. Underwater, its incredible marine life is found close to the water’s surface.  

 

 

 

 

The mountains cover approximately 15% of the country’s land mass. Oman’s main mountain range is the 10,000 foot Al Hajar, which runs from Musandam in the North to the extreme limit of the Arabian Peninsula, Ras Al Had.  

 

 

 

 

Sands and deserts occupy the remaining area; these include two large sand deserts – The Wahiba Sands known as Rimalat Al Wahiba and part of the Empty Quarter (Rub Al Khali). Here you can learn about Bedouin culture, camp under a dome of stars and experience the beauty of dawn in the desert.

 

 

 

Oman is known for its tropical climate whilst still subject to seasonal changes. From October through April, the Sultanate offers a lovely climate, with an average temperature of 23 degrees C. Combined with welcoming hospitality, warm seas and stunning landscapes, you can see why tourism in Oman is a growing industry.

Oman Information Pack

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