Focus on Olympic Sailing in Denmark:
Aarhus, Denmark (August 1, 2018) – The countdown is almost over and after four years of preparation the Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018 will begin tomorrow on the Bay of Aarhus in a building wind beneath an unending sun.
With 1,400 sailors from 85 nations in close to 1,000 boats in 10 Olympic classes studded with stars old and new, the competition (August 2-12) promises to be ferocious, with epic head-to-heads in every fleet. More than 1,100 volunteers are supporting the competition.
There is even more than medals at stake as these Sailing World Championships are the first and largest qualification regatta for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo and Enoshima (sail…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Focus on Olympic Sailing in Denmark, Editor
Sunfish Youth North Americans 2018:
Simon Gomez Ortiz of Colombia won the 2018 Sunfish Youth North American Championship held July 31-August 1 on Lake Michigan in Waukegan, IL. The two-day regatta offered a variety of conditions from 12-15 knot winds and short chop to light air and flat seas. The attention now turns to the Sunfish Open North Americans which begin August 2. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Sunfish Youth North Americans 2018, Editor