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Sébastien and Lucien reach their personal qualification result at the 49er World Championships

15 February 2020    Décision 35  


Target reached for the Geneva duo Schneiter/Cujean: 12th at the 49er world championships in Geelong, Australia, they satisfy their personal”The main target was the TOP 12, and we’re happy to have been able to reach it in a very good regatta where we sailed well. We’re a bit disappointed not to have been able to take part in the Medal Race for just a few points, but the overall picture is very positive! We can now focus on our preparation and won’t need to go to Genoa, where the final qualifiers will be held. It’s on the right track, but we’re hungry for more!” criteria for Tokyo. Complete summary of the qualification process available on the Swiss Sailing Team website: http://www.swiss-sailing-team.ch/schneiter-cujean-satisfont-les-criteres-pour-leur-qualification-olympique/

Sébastien Schneiter, 49er skipper: “The main target was the TOP 12, and we’re happy to have been able to reach it in a very good regatta where we sailed well. We’re a bit disappointed not to have been able to take part in the Medal Race for just a few points, but the overall picture is very positive! We can now focus on our preparation and won’t need to go to Genoa, where the final qualifiers will be held. It’s on the right track, but we’re hungry for more!”

Lucien Cujean, 49er crewman: “We’ve been consistent all week and it paid off on the last day! We will now prepare for the Games with our training partner Fletcher/Scott in Europe and Japan. »

Results of the 49er Worlds 2020


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