GER 1 Koch, Zeileis and Geisler winners at the Autonomic Championship
Tem Koch-Segel GER 1 starts the season with a great victory at the first ranked event in Spain (Madrid), with a bullet in the last race, they secured the tie for the victory after having a second on the second race on Saturday.
The team sailed a borrowed boat with bottom painting but used their new set of sails Fritz, just a quick super start facing the next 2018 European Championship to be held in Alsoors, Hungary the first week of May. ( www.solingeuropeans.com )
The experient Roman Koch joined the mercenary super sailor Martin Zeileis from Austria once ISA ranking winner overall and Bjorn Geisler his faithfull competition traveler to face this adventure in the glamourous town of Madrid, `Tapas night` included helped to relax and beat local hero ESP 126 Jaime Allende sailing with JP de Diego and Julio Soria.
In third came ESP 7 Alfonso Carbajal with Alvaro Paya and Manuel Allo finishing second on the last race and being just a point behind the two first.
This international visit to the Real Club Nautico Madrid just reinforces the ISA commitment to once the fleet in Spain ready to host again a major event in their home waters.
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