Josh Junior turns tables on Olympic rival in 2014 Finn Nationals

Josh Junior - Finn class - Oceanbridge Sail Auckland - Day 1
Oceanbridge Sail Auckland ©

Josh Junior turned the tables on his 2016 Olympic rival, Andrew Murdoch, with a narrow but convinging win in the 2014 Finn nationals sailed at the Maretai Boating Club.

Mudoch finished third in the regatta in which Josh Junior won six of the nine races sailed

In second place was Spanish competitor Rafa Trujillo, a three times Olympian in the class and Silver medalist at the 2004 Olympics.

NZ Finn Nationals Maraetai 6-9 February 2014
PlaceSail NoName123456789TotalNett
1NZL24Josh Junior11111271(8)2315
2ESP100RafaTrujillo(3)323211322017
3NZL16Andrew Murdoch22(4)2343212319
4NZL111Karl Purdie443443(10)664433
5NZL2Ray Hall(8)555566745143
6NZL88Tom Brien77(9)6959435950
7NZL10David Hoogenboom686(9)782956051
8NZL9Rob Coutts567(16DNF)674516DNF7256
9NZL22Dirch Anderson109107(11)1011878372
10NZL23Alan Dawson(16DNF)16 DNS88811510129478
11NZL21Brett Graham(16DNS)16 DNS16 DNS1010913111011195
12NZL235Kevin Stone(16DNS)16 DNS16 DNS1313148129117101
13NZL55John Duff(16DNS)16 DNS16 DNS121413141311125109
14ESP315Santiago Reyero91011(16DNS)16 DNS16 DNS16 DNS16 DNS16 DNS126110
15NZL193Gerrit Bearda(16DNS)16 DNS16 DNS1112121216 DNS16 DNS127111