Mike Leigh (CAN) leads Aussie Laser Nationals

Mike Leigh of Canada has a one point lead over Tom Slingsby (AUS) after seven of the eight scheduled races were completed in the Australian Laser Nationals. Rutgar van Schaardenburg (NED) is in third place, tied with Britain's Nick Thompson.

In the Women's Radial event, Australia's Sarah Blanck has a one point lead from Veronika Fencova (CZE). Jo Aleh (NZL) is in third place with just the final race to be sailed on 2 January.

Britain's Andrea Brewster is in sixth place and Lizzie Vickers in seventh place. Laura Baldwin is in 15th place.

Laser - Leading positions after 7 of 8 races (1 discard)

1 CAN LEIGH, Michael 2 3 5 2 1 2 1 16 11pts
2 NSW SLINGSBY, Thomas 1 1 1 5 65 2 2 77 12
3 NED VAN SCHAARDENBURG, Rutger 2 3 1 3 13 1 5 28 15
4 GBR THOMPSON, Nick 3 2 4 1 2 3 10 25 15
5 CRO MIHELIC, Daniel 5 4 8 3 65 6 4 95 30
6 CAN WRIGHT, David 1 12 2 2 27 13 1 58 31
7 USA CAMPBELL, Andrew 12 7 4 4 4 8 4 43 31
8 NED BOUWMEESTER, Roelof 4 1 3 7 10 7 13 45 32
9 EST KARPAK, Deniss 3 2 2 13 3 12 41 76 35
10 NZL ANDREWS, Max 10 6 8 6 3 8 6 47 37

Radial - Leading positions after 7 of 8 races (1 discard)

1 VIC BLANCK, Sarah 2 1 2 3 3 1 1 13 10 Women
2 CZE FENCOVA, Veronika 3 2 1 1 1 6 3 17 11 Women
3 NZL ALEH, Jo 4 5 2 10 2 2 5 30 20 Women
4 SUI BRUGGER, Nathalie 6 3 3 4 4 2 5 27 21 Women
5 CRO MIHELIC, Tina 7 10 4 20 1 1 1 44 24 Women
6 GBR BREWSTER, Andrea 3 4 11 6 2 4 8 38 27 Women
7 GBR VICKERS, Llizzie 5 6 5 17 3 8 2 46 29 Women
8 QLD HAUSCHILDT, Klade 2 1 9 15 12 5 2 46 31
9 CAN BERTOLD, Isabella 17 7 7 11 5 3 4 54 37 Women's Youth
10 SIN CHAN, Victoria 15 13 7 2 9 4 3 53 38 Women's Youth