Sunday, 10 April 2011

Zoke KiwiMatch Win Qatar Match Race Cup 2011

Organisers and podium placed teams, Qatar Match Race Cup 2011, Qatar Sailing and Rowing Federation. Image copyright Qatar Sailing and Rowing Federation.

by Qatar Sailing and Rowing Federation (as modified by SailRaceWin)

Skipper Laurie Jury and his team from New Zealand proved their skills to win the ISAF GRADE 2 Qatar Match Racing Cup 2011 in Doha against skipper Andrei Arbuzov and his team from Russia by 3 - 1 in the best of 5 match finals. For 3rd & 4th place, skipper Olli-Pekka Lumijirvi and his team from Finland beat skipper Zahid Rauf and his team from Pakistan by 2 - 0 in the best of 3 finals.

Mr. Ali Nasser Telfat, Secretary General, Qatar Sailing & Rowing Federation, thanked the Qatar Olympic Committee for their support in organizing this event, the Skippers & their teams, Technical Officials, Race Committee, Organizers and Press/Media. He hoped to welcome all teams again next year. Later he gave away Trophies and cash prizes to the winners.

Zoke Team KiwiMatch