SAR teenager Ho thrives

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 16 July, 1998, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 16 July, 1998, 12:00am

Marathon, Greece: The SAR's young boardsailor Ho Chi-ho has produced an impressive performance in the second day of the European Championships (youth open).

Ho is currently fourth overall in the 32-man fleet having finished fifth and third in the second and third race, after coming 11th in the first race. Ho now stands with 19 penalty points - nine points behind third-placed Dutchman Joeri Van Dijk.

World champion Lee Lai-shan continued to struggle in the women's open as she could only finish sixth overall after three races. Lee, who is looking to clinch her first European title in four years, came seventh and 11th in race two and three.