· Miguel Fernández’s boat won the races held this weekend in the waters of the Vigo estuary
· The silver of the Galician J80 championship went to Mi Moneda by Ero Pons, from the Monte Real Club de Yates
This weekend was the first time that the J80 fleets from the north and south of Galicia competed together
Miguel Fernández’s Biba, from the Real Club Náutico de A Coruña, won the Galician J80 Championship, organized by the Galician Sailing Federation and held in the waters of the Vigo estuary. The second classified was the Mi Moneda, by Ero Pons, who wore a pendant from the Monte Real Club de Yates de Bayonne.
The Galician J80 Championship was held this year in Baiona after the appearance, in recent months, of an important fleet of this type of boats in the southern area of Galicia, which increased the number of J80 that already existed in the northern clubs , especially in A Coruña. It was the first great meeting of both fleets in competition.
At the awards ceremony, held this Sunday at the Monte Real Yacht Club, the crew of the Biba received the award from the vice-president of the Xunta, Alfonso Rueda. The General Secretary for Sports, José Ramón Lete, was in charge of handing over the trophy to Ero Pons, patron of Mi Moneda.