Israeli sails to World Championship win

Israeli sails to World Championship win

YAELPAZYael Paz sailed to gold at the 2014 ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships in Tavira, Portugal.

Holding onto first place after a nervy finish in the last day of the RS: X Men competition, the Israeli held off the challenge of Mattia Camboni, finishing the final race in second place, which was enough to earn him the win.

He said: “It’s a great feeling, and it was a tough race and really tight at the end but I’m so glad I won. It was massive pressure but in the end I managed to deal with it and I feel great and can’t wait to talk to everyone back home.

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