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July 15 2014

Sailing Team Germany gains medals at the European Championships in Helsinki

Sailing Team Germany gains for 2 medals at the European Championship in 49er and 49erFX in Helsinki. The duo Erik Heil and Thomas Plößel has become European Champions in thy olympic class of 49er while Leonie Meyer and Elena Stoffers wins the bronze medal for third place.

A dream comes true - third place for Leonie Meyer and Elena Stoffers

After the second place in 2013 Erik Heil and Thomas Plößel go for the European Championship title  this year. After 16 exciting races the two athletes from Sailing Team Germany are very happy and satisfied. Also the female athletes go for medals at the competition. Leonie Meyer and Elena Stoffers reached the third place in the 49erFX class with a completely new boat. In addition three more Germany teams reached the top 20 rankings.

The overall rankings of women

The overall rankings of men

© Mick Anderson/SAILINGPIX.DK

© Mick Anderson/SAILINGPIX.DK