The RYA Youth Nationals is being held THIS WEEK at Largs on the west coast of Scotland and of course we are most interested in the RS:X 8.5m fleet.

The sailors who do well here will be chosen to represent GBR at European events as well as \'step up\' the funding ladder so it is a very important week for our future Olympic hopefuls.

So who is cutting the mustard?

Well after five races George Bowles is in the lead with Ali Masters in second, Connor Bainbridge in third and Izzy Hamilton as top girl in fourth. Two more days of competition to go...

Keep up to date with the event here: SailRacer.co.uk

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