Strong winds and big waves meant tired bodies and minds at the first day of racing for the Final Series at the Laser European and World Championships on Dublin Bay. Experience gained over years in the Laser proved as valuable as physical strength and stamina as Brazil's five times Olympic medallist Robert Scheidt climbed into the overall lead of the Laser European Trophy regatta. Although Scheidt leads the overall European Trophy regatta now by ten points after a 23rd (discarded) and a third place today, it is the Netherlands Ruttger van Schaardeburg who leads the European Championship.

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  Standard Rig - Starts  
  Standard Rig (Gold) - 1st Windward  
  Standard Rig (Silver) - 1st Leeward  
  Standard Rig (Bronze) - 1st Leeward  
  Standard Rig (Gold) - Final Leeward  
  Standard Rig (Silver) - Final Leeward  
  Standard Rig (Bronze) - Final Leeward  


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