Sailing at the 1964 Summer Olympics – Star

The Star was a sailing event on the Sailing at the 1964 Summer Olympics program in Enoshima. Seven races were scheduled. 34 sailors, on 17 boats, from 17 nations competed.[1]

Star
at the Games of the XVIII Olympiad
VenueEnoshima
Competitors34 from 17 nations
Teams17
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Durward Knowles
Cecil Cooke
 Bahamas
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Richard Stearns
Lynn Williams
 United States
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Pelle Pettersson
Holger Sundström
 Sweden
← 1960
1968 →

ResultsEdit

Results of individual races
Pos Sail no. Boat name Crew Country I II III IV V VI VII Tot Pts
Pos Pts Pos Pts Pos Pts Pos Pts Pos Pts Pos Pts Pos Pts
  BA–4789 Gem Durward Knowles 
Cecil Cooke 
  Bahamas 1 1331 5 632 DNF 101 6 553 1 1331 1 1331 7 486 5765 5664
  US–4841 Glider Richard Stearns 
Lynn Williams 
  United States 7 486 8 428 1 1331 2 1030 3 854 3 854 2 1030 6013 5585
  S–4704 Humbug V Pelle Pettersson 
Holger Sundström 
  Sweden 9 377 10 331 2 1030 1 1331 2 1030 2 1030 4 729 5858 5527
4 L–4779 Squid III Peter Tallberg 
Henrik Tallberg 
  Finland 2 1030 4 729 3 854 4 729 4 729 8 428 1 1331 5830 5402
5 SR–4773 Taifun Timir Pinegin 
Fyodor Shutkov 
  Soviet Union 3 854 1 1331 DNF 101 5 632 10 331 4 729 8 428 4406 4305
6 G–4871 Bellatrix XIII Bruno Splieth 
Karsten Meyer 
  United Team of Germany 5 632 3 854 4 729 3 854 6 553 6 553 6 553 4728 4175
7 KC–4736 Glisten Dave Miller 
William West 
  Canada 4 729 14 185 5 632 8 428 11 290 5 632 3 854 3750 3565
8 P–3870 Faneca Duarte de Almeida Bello 
Fernando Pinto Coelho Bello 
  Portugal 6 553 2 1030 DNF 101 9 377 7 486 12 252 5 632 3431 3330
9 Z–4627 Ali-Baba IX Hans Bryner 
Urs-Ulrich Bucher 
  Switzerland 12 252 7 486 DSQ 0 7 486 8 428 10 331 9 377 2360 2360
10 KA–3922 Maryke Martinus Visser 
Thomas Owens 
  Australia 8 428 16 127 DNF 101 10 331 5 632 7 486 12 252 2357 2256
11 BL–3910 Clementine V Harry Adler 
Luiz Ramos 
  Brazil 10 331 6 553 DNF 101 12 252 9 377 9 377 10 331 2322 2221
12 A–4582 Rampage Roberto Sieburger 
Arnoldo Pekelharing 
  Argentina 14 185 15 155 6 553 16 127 12 252 13 218 15 155 1645 1518
13 J–4332 Mita II Masayuki Ishii 
Takafumi Okubo 
  Japan 15 155 11 290 7 486 13 218 13 218 16 127 DSQ 0 1494 1494
14 MX–4858 Nausikaa 4 Carlos Braniff 
Andrés Gerard Sr. 
  Mexico 11 290 9 377 DNF 101 15 155 16 127 14 185 11 290 1525 1424
15 I–4484 Umberta V Luigi Croce 
Luigi Saidelli 
  Italy 13 218 12 252 DNF 101 11 290 15 155 11 290 13 218 1524 1423
16 V–4906 Espuma del Mar Daniel Camejo Octavio 
Juan Feld 
  Venezuela 16 127 13 218 8 428 14 185 14 185 15 155 14 185 1483 1356
17 CA–4143 Gyoshu II An Dandara 
Kim Tal 
  Cambodia 17 101 DNF 101 DNS 0 DNS 0 DNS 0 DNS 0 DNS 0 202 202

Legend: DNF – Did not finish; DNS – Did not start; DSQ – Disqualified; – Discarded race not counted in the overall result;
Gender:   – male;   – female;

Daily standingsEdit

 
Graph showing the daily standings in the Star during the 1964 Summer Olympics

Conditions at EnoshimaEdit

Of the total of three race areas were needed during the Olympics in Enoshima. Each of the classes was using the same scoring system. The Westerly course area was used for the Star.

Date Race Weather Wind direction Wind speed (m/s)
12 October 1964 I Cloudy E 3
13 October 1964 II Cloudy NE 3.8
14 October 1964 III Cloudy N 14
15 October 1964 IV Fine NNE 10
19 October 1964 V Fine NNE 9
20 October 1964 VI Cloudy N 5
21 October 1964 VII Cloudy SW 8

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "Sailing at the 1964 Summer Olympics: Two Person Keelboat (Star), Open". Olympedia. Retrieved 7 June 2020.

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