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AUSTRALIAN TEAM WINS 420 FRENCH NATIONALS 2017

North Sails Powers the Winners in the Men and Girls Fleet!

The 420 French Nationals were hosted by Crozon-Morgat Nautical Centre, sailing in Douarnenez Bay last week. 85 boats entered the event representing 5 different nations.

After 12 races, which were completed in a range of conditions, the Australian team Otto Henry and Rome Featherstone won the event, followed closely by French team Enzo Ballanger and Gaultier Tallieu Gueydan. In third place was Hugo Le Clech and Zachary Le Bris.

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2017 420 French Nationals - powered by North Sails

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2017 420 French Nationals - powered by North Sails

2017 420 French Nationals - powered by North Sails

 

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Kei Takakuwa

One Design Expert — Yokohama, Japan

Kei has been a member of the North Sails team since 1996, working in sales and in sail design development at the loft in Yokohama, Japan. In addition to giving him the opportunity to work with top sailors and coaches, he finds...