Tag: Sailing World Cup Series

  • Five podiums decided at Hempel World Cup Series Miami

    Five podiums decided at Hempel World Cup Series Miami

    The pin may have been the preferred end of the starting line for the 49erFX Medal Race, the first of Day 5 of the Hempel World Cup Series Miami, but in light air there’s a lot of risk in starting in a pack. At times, it appeared that overnight leaders Alex Maloney and Molly Meech […]

  • Strong starts converted into race wins at Hempel World Cup Series Miami

    Strong starts converted into race wins at Hempel World Cup Series Miami

    It was a rich get richer sort of day at the 2019 Hempel World Cup Series Miami, and during each of the first two races for the Women’s 49erFX fleet, Alex Maloney and Molly Meech (NZL) found themselves in very liquid situations—financially speaking—converting strong starts into race wins with relative ease. “Starts were really important […]