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  • Jan 25, 2012
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The venues of most of the Optimist Continental Championships and the Optimist World Championships to be held in 2013 were selected on the 7th of January at the Annual General Meeting of the International Optimist Dinghy Association that took place in Napier, New Zealand. The AGM also confirmed the venues that had been selected last year for 2012.

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Optimist World Sailing Championship 2013

Dates: 15 to 26 of July

Venue: Lake Garda, ITALY

Organising Club or Association / Shore venue: Fraglia Vela Riva

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Optimist European Championhsip 2013

Dates: June 29 to July 7

Venue: Balatonföldvár

Organising Club or Association / Shore venue: Spartacus Sailing Club

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Optimist North American Championship 2013

Dates: July 3 to 11

Venue: Hamilton Parish

Organising Club or Association / Shore venue: Bermuda NODA

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Optimist Asian Championship 2013

Dates: July 20 to 28

Venue: Hayama

Organising Club or Association / Shore venue: Japan NODA

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Optimist African Championship 2013

Dates: August 11 to 19

Venue: Langebaan, SOUTH AFRICA

Organising Club or Association / Shore venue: Mykonos Resort Langebaan

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Follow this link to view the article published in our website with a summary of the candidates for 2013


The Optimist events for 2012 have been confirmed as shown in the table below. More Notices of Race to be publish asap.

Optimist World Sailing Championship - NOR Boca Chica, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC July 15 to 26
Optimist South American Championship - NOR San Isidro, ARGENTINA March 29 to April 8
Optimist Asian Championship - NOR Trincomalee, SRI LANKA June 2 to 10
Optimist European Championship - NOR Lignano Sabbiadoro, ITALY June 30 to July 8
Optimist African Championship Dar es Salaam, TANZANIA August 18 to 26
Optimist European Team Racing Championship Ledro, ITALY August 21 to 26
Optimist North American Championship Valle de Bravo, MEXICO October 20 to 28


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