The Russians managed to take the third place in the DeltaLloydRegatta regatta, which was held in the Dutch town of Medemblik. Maxim and Mikhail Sheremetev achieved success in 470 class, losing only to Swedish and Greek crews.
Russian representatives also raced in other Olympic classes. Thus, in the women's 470 class Alisa Kirilyuk and Lyudmila Dmitriyeva became fourth, and in the windsurfing RS:X class two girls got to the medal race and finished in the top ten: Olga Maslivets was fourth and Stefania Elfutina was seventh. In addition, in the class «Finn» Egor Terpigorev took sixth place, junior Arkady Kistanov had the eighth result. In class «Laser» Sergey Komissarov also took eighth place, in class «Laser-radial» Elena Vorobjeva from St. Petersburg took fifteenth place.
DeltaLloydRegatta is the European Cup and the qualification for the ISAF World Cup. This year it was attended by athletes from 74 countries in ten Olympic and three Paralympic yacht classes.