Sailing at the 1976 Summer Olympics – Tornado

The Tornado was a sailing event on the Sailing at the 1976 Summer Olympics program in Kingston, Ontario . Seven races were scheduled. 28 sailors, on 14 boats, from 14 nations competed.

Tornado
at the Games of the XXI Olympiad
Tornado Catamaran Original Rig.svg
Tornado
VenueKingston
DatesJuly 31 to August 8
Competitors28 from 14 nations
Teams14
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Reg White
John Osborn
 Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) David McFaull
Michael Rothwell
 United States
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Jörg Spengler
Jörg Schmall
 West Germany
1980 →

ResultsEdit

 
Rank
Helmsman (Country) Crew Race I Race II Race III Race IV Race V Race VI Race VII Total
Points
[1]
Total
-1
[2]
Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points
    Reg White   (GBR) John Osborn   1 0.0 1 0.0 5 10.0 1 0.0 4 8.0 1 0.0 DNS 20.0 38.0 18.0
    David McFaull   (USA) Michael Rothwell   8 14.0 10 16.0 1 0.0 4 8.0 2 3.0 2 3.0 4 8.0 52.0 36.0
    Jörg Spengler   (FRG) Jörg Schmall   2 3.0 2 3.0 11 17.0 7 13.0 5 10.0 3 5.7 2 3.0 54.7 37.7
4   Brian Lewis   (AUS) Warren Rock   RET 20.0 6 11.7 2 3.0 12 18.0 1 0.0 6 11.7 1 0.0 64.4 44.4
5   Peter Kolni   (SWE) Jorgen Kolni   9 15.0 7 13.0 3 5.7 2 3.0 9 15.0 12 18.0 3 5.7 75.4 57.4
6   Walter Steiner   (SUI) Albert Schiess   3 5.7 3 5.7 9 15.0 9 15.0 11 17.0 4 8.0 8 14.0 80.4 63.4
7   Larry Woods   (CAN) Michael De La Roche   6 11.7 11 17.0 4 8.0 8 14.0 7 13.0 7 13.0 5 10.0 86.7 69.7
8   Franco Pivoli   (ITA) Cesare Biagi   5 10.0 4 8.0 12 18.0 5 10.0 6 11.7 8 14.0 DSQ 21.0 92.7 71.7
9   Peter Due   (DEN) Per Kjaergaard   4 8.0 5 10.0 13 19.0 3 5.7 12 18.0 11 17.0 10 16.0 93.7 74.7
10   Chris De Cazenove   (FRA) Bruno De Cazenove   7 13.0 9 15.0 7 13.0 11 17.0 8 14.0 5 10.0 6 11.7 93.7 76.7
11   Hans Prack   (AUT) Bernhard Prack   10 16.0 8 14.0 6 11.7 10 16.0 3 5.7 10 16.0 9 15.0 94.4 78.4
12   Vladimir Vassiliev [ru]   (URS) Viacheslav Tineev   11 17.0 12 18.0 8 14.0 13 19.0 10 16.0 13 19.0 7 13.0 116.0 97.0
13   Pekka Narko   (FIN) Juha Siira   12 18.0 RET 20.0 10 16.0 6 11.7 14 20.0 9 15.0 DSQ 21.0 121.7 100.7
14   Chris Stater   (PUR) Richard Darmanin   13 19.0 13 19.0 14 20.0 14 20.0 13 19.0 14 20.0 11 17.0 134.0 114.0

DNF = Did Not Finish, DNS= Did Not Start, DSQ = Disqualified, PMS = Premature Start, YMP = Yacht Materially Prejudiced
  = Male,   = Female

Daily standingsEdit

 
Graph showing the daily standings in the Tornado during the 1976 Summer Olympics

NotesEdit

  1. ^ The 1976 Olympic scoring system was used.
  2. ^ Total after applying discard.

ReferencesEdit

  • (ed.) Louis Chantigny (1978). Montréal 1976 Official Report,Volume I: Organization (PDF). Ottawa: COJO. Retrieved 2011-01-24.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
  • (ed.) Louis Chantigny (1978). Montréal 1976 Official Report,Volume II: Facilities (PDF). Ottawa: COJO. Retrieved 2011-01-24.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
  • (ed.) Louis Chantigny (1978). Montréal 1976 Official Report,Volume III: Results (PDF). Ottawa: COJO. Retrieved 2011-01-24.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
  • Kubatko, Justin. "Sailing at the 1976 Montréal Summer Games: Tornado". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2011-01-26.
  • Hugh Drake & Paul Henderson (2009). Canada's Olympic Sailing Legacy, Paris 1924 - Beijing 2008. Toronto: CYA.