News Numerous Bids Received to host the 2024 IODA World & Continental Championships

Numerous Bids Received to host the 2024 IODA World & Continental Championships

The deadline for submitting a bid to host a 2024 IODA Championship was May 1st

We received many excellent bids this year and we thank our Members for their interest in hosting an IODA Championship and for taking the time to prepare and submit their bids. 

The World Championship continues to be the most coveted IODA championship with seven bids received from three different continents - three bids alone from South America:

  • Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Athens, Greece
  • Al Mussanah Sports City, Oman
  • Dziwnow, Poland
  • Portoroz, Slovenia
  • Punte del Este, Uruguay

We received three bids to host the 2024 European Championship from:

  • Carrara, Italy
  • Portoroz, Slovenia
  • Vigo Pontevedra, Spain

We received two bids to host the 2024 Asian & Oceanian Championship from:

  • Noumea, New Caledonia
  • Marve Beach, India

We received one bid to host the 2024 European Team Racing Championship from:

  • Yacht Club de Monaco, Monaco

The South American Championship is rotated each year by agreement of the members in South America. The 2024 South American Championship is to be hosted by Ecuador. 

No bids were received for the 2024 North American Championship or the 2024 African Championship. 

The bidders will be presenting their bids to the Official Representatives prior to the AGM on July 4th. 

The link to the schedule of bid presentations can be found here.

The 2024 IODA Championships will be selected by the Members at the 2022 AGM on July 4th in Bodrum, TUR.