EUROSAF Youth Sailing, European Championship (18-23.08)
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The EUROSAF Youth Sailing, European Championship reached its conclusion is Gdynia, Poland, with a victory for the host nations in the Nations’ Cup, Team Trophy by one point from Team GBR. Both teams win three gold medals in the process, amongst fierce competition from other nations.
The weather conditions today have proved to be quite a leveller in terms of the top sailors in each fleet, as the points totals get closer in the lead up to the medal races.
Variable wind conditions, across the two race areas, result in one course completing a full schedule of races and the other only a partial programme. The championship, however, is well underway and proving a great success with the sailors and coaches.
Despite the breezy start and delayed launching of the boats, the EUROSAF Youth Sailing, European Championship again completed an almost full programme of races today, with some interesting developments is the overall placings.
Excellent conditions for sailing welcomed the first races of the EUROSAF Youth Sailing, European Championship here in Gdynia today, with sunshine, winds around 14 knots and only slight seas for the competitors to enjoy.
Registration takes place today for the 2014 edition of the EUROSAF Youth Sailing, European Championship, 2014, with racing starting tomorrow and concluding on Saturday 23rd August.
The Notices of Race, including links to the registration system for individual regattas have been posted as follows: