News 2022 African Championship Officially Opens

2022 African Championship Officially Opens

The 2022 Optimist African Championship hosted by the Theewater Sports Club in Langebaan, South Africa has officially opened.

A total of 66 sailors from 6 African Nations (ALG, ANG, MOZ, SEY, RSA, TAN) and 4 nations (ANT, ARG, AUS, BRA) representing 4 continents have travelled to South Africa to take part in this championship.

The sailors are all very excited to be competing again at an IODA Continental Championship after a 3-year hiatus due to COVID 19.

The Organizing Committee and team of dedicated volunteers have been working very hard to ensure that everyone has a wonderful experience at the championships.

A special mention must go to the valued partners Western Cape Government, Southern Wind and SAS Western Cape who have come forward with significant sponsorship for this championship.

To follow the action and get updated results and news, go to the Event Microsite here.

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