Oceania and Africa withdrew from claiming the qualification, which empties two spots. These spots will go to a crew from Europe and Greece will be among the runners-up countries.

The relevant decision will be made at the World Federation conference to be held in early November in China. However, even if qualifying isn’t reached after the decision of ISAF, the Greek program will have the opportunity to claim the qualification in the international races "Princess Sophia Cup" to be held in Mallorca.

Bekatorou and Trigonis are a breath away from Rio