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The women's Laser Radial was a sailing event on the Sailing at the 2012 Summer Olympics program in Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy.[1] Eleven races (last one a medal race) were scheduled and completed. 41 sailors, on 41 boats, from 41 nations competed. Ten boats qualified for the medal race on course area Nothe in front of Weymouth, where each position scored double points.

Women's Laser Radial
at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
Laser Radial.svg
Line drawing of the Laser Radial
VenueWeymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy
Dates30 July – 6 August
Competitors41 from 41 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Xu Lijia  China
2nd, silver medalist(s) Marit Bouwmeester  Netherlands
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Evi Van Acker  Belgium
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Contents

Schedule[1][2]Edit

 ●  Practice race  ●  Race on Portland  ●  Race on Nothe  ●  Race on West  ●  Race on South  ●  Medal race on Nothe
Date July August
26
Thu
27
Fri
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Sat
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Sun
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Mon
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Tue
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Wed
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Thu
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Fri
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Sat
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Mon
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Tue
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Wed
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Fri
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Women's Laser Radial 2 1 1 2 Spare
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Course areas and course configurations [3]Edit

 
Course areas

For the Laser Radial course areas Portland, Nothe, West, and South were used. The location (50° 35.19’ N, 02° 26.54’ W) points to the center Portland course area, the location (50° 36.18’ N 02° 25.98’ W) points to the center of the Nothe course area, the location (50° 37.18’ N 02° 23.55’ W) points to the center of the West course area and the location (50° 35.71’ N 02° 22.08’ W) points to the center of the South course area. The target time for the course was 60 minutes for the races and 30 minutes for the medal race. The race management could choose from many course configurations.

ResultsEdit

Results of individual races
Pos Helmsman Country I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX X MR Tot Pts
  Xu Lijia   China 5 8 11 3 5 4 1 4 1 2 2 46.0 35.0
  Marit Bouwmeester   Netherlands 6 3 4 5 6 1 4 3 6 1 4 43.0 37.0
  Evi Van Acker   Belgium 3 2 3 8 1 5 8 1 8 3 6 48.0 40.0
4 Annalise Murphy   Ireland 1 1 1 1 8 19 2 10 3 7 10 63.0 44.0
5 Alison Young   Great Britain 7 10 2 2 2 11 6 8 BFD 42 4 8 102.0 60.0
6 Gintare Scheidt   Lithuania 2 13 9 10 3 14 11 7 7 6 14 96.0 82.0
7 Sari Multala   Finland 4 6 15 4 19 27 3 2 16 5 20 115.0 94.0
8 Paige Railey   United States 8 5 12 17 4 9 27 20 9 8 12 125.0 104.0
9 Veronika Fenclová   Czech Republic 23 4 7 6 21 2 17 6 12 12 18 128.0 105.0
10 Tania Elias Calles   Mexico 12 9 6 19 13 33 13 5 13 10 16 149.0 116.0
11 Alicia Cebrián Martínez de Lagos   Spain 15 11 14 9 24 23 5 9 2 13   125.0 101.0
12 Krystal Weir   Australia 18 18 10 23 7 35 7 12 4 22   156.0 121.0
13 Anne-Marie Rindom   Denmark 17 19 8 22 12 7 27 23 11 11   157.0 130.0
14 Nathalie Brugger   Switzerland 13 25 18 14 15 10 BFD 42 14 10 16   177.0 135.0
15 Tatiana Drozdovskaya   Belarus 10 7 23 16 16 13 19 16 BFD 42 18   180.0 138.0
16 Sarah Steyaert   France 21 14 19 12 11 26 10 19 22 15   169.0 143.0
17 Tina Mihelić   Croatia 14 12 22 25 17 25 14 13 14 17   173.0 148.0
18 Josefin Olsson   Sweden 25 17 5 18 14 24 29 29 5 14   180.0 151.0
19 Francesca Clapcich   Italy 20 16 24 7 9 27 18 25 21 19   186.0 159.0
20 Sara Winther   New Zealand 31 23 21 15 35 31 9 11 BFD 42 9   227.0 185.0
21 Cecilia Carranza   Argentina 9 28 13 28 10 30 12 35 20 35   220.0 185.0
22 Anna Weinzieher   Poland 16 26 25 21 20 16 22 24 15 27   212.0 185.0
23 Marthe Enger Eide   Norway 30 24 32 11 23 15 23 21 17 30   226.0 194.0
24 Yin Elizabeth   Singapore 34 27 29 13 28 12 26 18 19 25   231.0 197.0
25 Adriana Kostiw   Brazil 11 15 27 31 25 17 BFD 42 26 30 34   258.0 216.0
26 Franziska Goltz   Germany 26 20 26 24 18 DNF 42 28 15 DNE 42 21   262.0 220.0
27 Danielle Dube   Canada 22 21 20 33 31 32 25 17 24 28   253.0 220.0
28 Sara Carmo   Portugal 32 22 17 20 27 20 32 38 28 24   260.0 222.0
29 Nazli Çagla Dönertas   Turkey 19 35 16 30 22 38 20 32 BFD 42 20   274.0 232.0
30 Nufar Edelman   Israel 33 33 33 34 29 3 34 28 18 26   271.0 237.0
31 Manami Doi   Japan 29 32 31 27 26 36 30 22 27 29   289.0 253.0
32 Andrea Aldana   Guatemala 24 36 34 39 38 8 24 33 29 31   296.0 257.0
33 Anna Agrafioti   Greece 28 29 30 32 34 34 15 34 23 32   291.0 257.0
34 Svetlana Shnitko   Russia 37 31 35 35 37 18 31 30 25 38   317.0 279.0
35 Anna Pohlak   Estonia 27 39 41 37 36 6 36 36 31 36   325.0 284.0
36 Philipine van Aanholt   Independent Olympic Athletes 36 38 38 29 33 37 16 27 BFD 42 37   333.0 291.0
37 Beth Lygoe   Saint Lucia 38 37 28 38 39 29 37 37 26 23   332.0 293.0
38 Andrea Foglia   Uruguay 39 34 37 26 32 40 38 31 33 33   343.0 303.0
39 Paloma Schmidt   Peru 35 30 36 36 30 39 33 41 32 39   351.0 310.0
40 Mayumi Roller   Virgin Islands 40 41 40 41 41 22 35 40 35 41   376.0 335.0
41 Helema Williams   Cook Islands 41 40 39 40 40 28 39 39 34 40   380.0 339.0

Scoring system: low-point system; Source: [4]
Legend:      – Qualified for medal race(s); BFD – Black flag disqualification; DNE – Non excludable disqualification; DNF – Did not finish; – Discarded race not counted in the overall result;

Daily standingsEdit

 
Graph showing the daily standings in the Women's Laser Radial during the 2012 Summer Olympics

Further readingEdit

  • "Digital Library Collection (Official Olympic Reports 1896 - 2008)". Digital Library Collection at la84.org. la84foundation. Retrieved 3 March 2014.
  • "London 2012". Olympic.org. International Olympic Committee.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "London 2012 Olympic Sailing Competition Notice of Race" (PDF). Retrieved 1 April 2014.
  2. ^ "London 2012 Olympic Sailing Competition Sailing Instructions" (PDF). Retrieved 1 April 2014.
  3. ^ "London 2012 Olympic Sailing Competition Provisional course assignment" (PDF). 25 July 2012. Retrieved 1 April 2014.
  4. ^ "Women's One Person Dinghy". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2 April 2014.