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Great Sailing in Alexandria

4 July 2017

Lots of action on the water in Alexadria as Optimist sailors from Algeria, Morocco, Angola, Mozambique, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania, Tunisia, UAE, and of course Egypt compete for the 2017 African Optimist Championship.  Consistent winds and great race committee work is providing lots of good races for the young sailors.  Angola was triumphant in the Team Racing Championship yesterday.  July 5 is the final day of racing and the new Champion will be determined.  Going into the day Graciano Novaes of Angola leads, followed by Osvaldo Da Gama (ANG), Mahmoud el Tanboly (EGY) and Mohammad Safed El Mousaari (EGY).  The top girl going into the final day is Boussouar Amani of Algeria.