GILBERT & MCGRANE WIN TIGHT & CHALLENGING 5o5 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP
SONDEBORG, Denmark – In a tough and tumultuous 10 races, Roger Gilbert & Ben Mcgrane (GBR) have won the 2019 5o5 European Championship.
The regatta was sailed in a wide range of conditions from 5 knots to 25 knots. Much of the variation happening in the same race with a procession of rain squalls parading across the course. “If it weren’t for the remarkable versatility of the 5o5 we would not have been able to do some of those races” said winning helm Roger Gilbert. “Any other Class would have struggled to get more than 2