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Sailing at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Tornado

The Tornado Competition was a sailing event on the program at the 1996 Summer Olympics that was held from July 22 to August 2, 1996 in Savannah, Georgia, United States. Points were awarded for placement in each race. Eleven races were scheduled and sailed. Each team had two discards.

Tornado
at the Games of the XXVI Olympiad
Tornado Catamaran Original Rig.svg
Tornado
VenueSavannah
DatesJuly 22 to August 2
Competitors38 from 19 nations
Teams19
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Fernando Leon
Jose Luis Ballester
 Spain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Mitch Booth
Andrew Landenberger
 Australia
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Lars Grael
Henrique Pellicano
 Brazil
← 1992
2000 →

ResultsEdit

 
Rank
Helmsman (Country) Crew Race I Race II Race III Race IV Race V Race VI Race VII Race VIII Race IX Race X Race XI Total
Points
[1]
Total
-1
[2]
Rank Pts Rank Pts Rank Pts Rank Pts Rank Pts Rank Pts Rank Pts Rank Pts Rank Pts Rank Pts Rank Pts
    Fernando Leon   (ESP) Jose Luis Ballester   2 2.0 2 2.0 4 4.0 5 5.0 5 5.0 2 2.0 4 4.0 3 3.0 PMS 20.0 3 3.0 DNC 20.0 70.0 30.0
    Mitch Booth   (AUS) Andrew Landenberger   1 1.0 5 5.0 6 6.0 2 2.0 14 14.0 17 17.0 1 1.0 1 1.0 PMS 20.0 2 2.0 10 10.0 79.0 42.0
    Lars Grael   (BRA) Henrique Pellicano   12 12.0 16 16.0 1 1.0 8 8.0 6 6.0 8 8.0 2 2.0 5 5.0 3 3.0 7 7.0 3 3.0 71.0 43.0
4   Andreas Hagara   (AUT) Florian Schneeberger   4 4.0 3 3.0 5 5.0 6 6.0 1 1.0 7 7.0 10 10.0 13 13.0 7 7.0 13 13.0 1 1.0 70.0 44.0
5   Walter Pirinoli   (ITA) Marco Pirinoli   16 16.0 12 12.0 PMS 20.0 3 3.0 3 3.0 5 5.0 6 6.0 4 4.0 5 5.0 4 4.0 2 2.0 80.0 44.0
6   Frederic Le Peutrec   (FRA) Franck Citeau   8 8.0 1 1.0 3 3.0 7 7.0 8 8.0 4 4.0 5 5.0 11 11.0 4 4.0 6 6.0 9 9.0 66.0 46.0
7   Roland Gabler   (GER) Frank Parlow   15 15.0 8 8.0 11 11.0 1 1.0 12 12.0 9 9.0 9 9.0 2 2.0 2 2.0 1 1.0 5 5.0 75.0 48.0
8   John Lovell   (USA) Charlie Ogletree   3 3.0 4 4.0 8 8.0 4 4.0 4 4.0 11 11.0 3 3.0 12 12.0 1 1.0 10 10.0 12 12.0 72.0 48.0
9   Ron van Teylingen   (NED) Herbert Dercksen   13 13.0 6 6.0 2 2.0 17 17.0 2 2.0 6 6.0 7 7.0 9 9.0 PMS 20.0 5 5.0 6 6.0 93.0 56.0
10   Patrick Thorens   (SUI) Stephane Wohnlich   7 7.0 9 9.0 13 13.0 11 11.0 10 10.0 1 1.0 11 11.0 7 7.0 10 10.0 11 11.0 13 13.0 103.0 77.0
11   Marc Peers   (CAN) Roy Janse   17 17.0 11 11.0 9 9.0 9 9.0 9 9.0 12 12.0 17 17.0 8 8.0 9 9.0 8 8.0 8 8.0 117.0 83.0
12   Yuriy Konovalov   (RUS) Sergey Myasnikov   11 11.0 10 10.0 7 7.0 12 12.0 18 18.0 3 3.0 15 15.0 10 10.0 8 8.0 17 17.0 11 11.0 122.0 87.0
13   David Williams   (GBR) Ian Rhodes   5 5.0 7 7.0 12 12.0 10 10.0 13 13.0 DSQ 20.0 8 8.0 14 14.0 6 6.0 12 12.0 14 14.0 121.0 87.0
14   Sergey Kravtsov   (BLR) Viktor Budantsev   9 9.0 15 15.0 PMS 20.0 16 16.0 11 11.0 10 10.0 16 16.0 6 6.0 11 11.0 16 16.0 7 7.0 137.0 101.0
15   Rex Sellers   (NZL) Brian Jones   14 14.0 14 14.0 10 10.0 13 13.0 17 17.0 14 14.0 12 12.0 16 16.0 12 12.0 14 14.0 4 4.0 140.0 107.0
16   Mats Nyberg   (SWE) Magnus Lövdén   10 10.0 PMS 20.0 16 16.0 14 14.0 7 7.0 16 16.0 14 14.0 15 15.0 13 13.0 9 9.0 17 17.0 151.0 114.0
17   Serhiy Pryymak   (UKR) Yevhen Chelombitko   6 6.0 13 13.0 14 14.0 15 15.0 15 15.0 13 13.0 13 13.0 17 17.0 14 14.0 15 15.0 18 18.0 153.0 118.0
18   Shayne Brodie   (FIJ) Angus Pattie   18 18.0 17 17.0 15 15.0 18 18.0 16 16.0 15 15.0 18 18.0 18 18.0 15 15.0 18 18.0 15 15.0 183.0 147.0
19   Alun Davies   (CAY) Michael Joseph   19 19.0 18 18.0 17 17.0 19 19.0 19 19.0 18 18.0 19 19.0 19 19.0 PMS 20.0 19 19.0 16 16.0 203.0 164.0

NotesEdit

  1. ^ The 1996 Olympic scoring system was used.
  2. ^ Total after applying discard.

Conditions at the Tornado course area'sEdit

Date Race  
°C
   
Knot
 
Meter
Course Course area
23-JUL-1996 I 29   10 0.8 Delta
23-JUL-1996 II 29   13 0.8 WX Delta
26-JUL-1996 III 27   7 0.5 WX Delta
26-JUL-1996 IV 27   10 0.5 WX Delta
27-JUL-1996 V 28   7 0.5 WX Delta
27-JUL-1996 VI 28   8 0.6 WX Delta
28-JUL-1996 VII 29   6 0.7 WX Delta
28-JUL-1996 VIII 29   9 0.6 WX Delta
29-JUL-1996 IX 29   11 0.6 WX Delta
29-JUL-1996 X 28   11 0.4 WX Delta
30-JUL-1996 XI 28   8 0.4 WX Delta

ReferencesEdit

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