WEYMOUTH, England - College of Charleston senior sailor Juan Maegli (Guatemala City, Guatemala) is currently fifth in the overall standings after the completion of the third day of Men's Laser Class racing on Weymouth Harbour at the 2012 London Olympic Games.
Maegli placed fifth in Race 5, his fourth top-10 finish in the event, but later dropped to 20th in Race 6. He trails Pavlos Kontides of Cypress, who leads the field of 49, followed by World No. 1 Tom Slingsby of Australia in second, Tonci Stipanovic of Croatia in third and Rasmus Myrgren of Sweden in fourth.
After three-straight days of competition, the event participants will enjoy a bye tomorrow and return to action on Friday, Aug. 3, with Race 7 set for 7 a.m. (ET) - 12 p.m. (Local Time) and Race 8 at 8:30 a.m. (ET) - 1:30 p.m. (Local Time). Check your local NBC and NBC Networks listings for televised games or watch live video on www.NBCOlympics.com.