Timaru teenager Cullen Le Roy finished sixth overall in the men's Laser Radial at Sail Melbourne, the first leg of the ISAF Sailing World Cup for Olympic and invited classes.
Le Roy was the best-placed overseas sailor and the youngest competitor in the class.
Australian Mark Spearman, who is the world youth champion, took top honours.
Le Roy finished fourth overall in the youth division. He will head to Sail Sydney, which starts tomorrow, full of confidence.
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