Protest Number: 29
|Event: 29er and 49er World Championship||Race Number: 1 Gold|
|Protesting Boat: FRA 16||Protested Boat: DEN 12|
|Protest Details: Leeward gate incident|
| ||1. FRA 16 on port tack and DEN 12 on starboard tack were sailing downwind toward the starboard gate mark. |
2- As DEN 12 entered the 2-length zone FRA 16 was overlapped inside her.
3. At the mark FRA 16 luffed to avoid DEN 12 and passed behind the stern of DEN 12.
| ||DEN 12 failed to give FRA 16 room as required by rule 18.2(a).|