Optimist Class confirm major championship dates for 2021

The Optimist class Association has confirmed the dates of the 2021 European and World Championships

Optimist Halloween Cup draws 200+ to Lake Garda

Another big entry for the Optimist class at their latest event on Lake Garda. Over 200 participants from 11 nations took part in the Halloween Cup at Torbole, Italy

2020 Optimist Europeans – Covid-19 restrictions close event early

The final Saturday of the Optimist European Championship was cancelled when Covid-19 restrictions were upgraded, and the Slovenia Coastal region was red-listed

2020 Optimist European Championship – Day 3 racing

The Optimist European Championship completed the qualifying stage Thursday in Portorož

2020 Optimist European Championship – Day 1 racing

Slovenia declared a state of epidemic on Sunday, right on the first day racing of the 2020 Optimist European Championship in Portoroz

2020 Optimist European Championship attracts 269 entries

269 sailors from 34 countries, including Britain, Brazil, Thailand, Hong Kong and China, managed to arrive in Slovenia for what may be the only international European event for the Opties this year

Final Day at Optimist Lake Garda Meeting

The Optimist Lake Garda Meeting, held in August instead of the normal Easter date due to Covid-19, was concluded Sunday at Fraglia Vela Riva with three races

38th Lake Garda Optimist Meeting – Day 1

Three races completed by all fleets on the first day of the 38th Lake Garda Optimist Meeting at Fraglia Vela Riva

Optimist Ora Cup Ora limited to 290 competitors

Lake Garda continues to successfully host plenty of sailing, with the Optimist class Ora Cup Ora concluding their weekend event with a limited entry of 290

OptiOrange Valencia – Strong winds for Day 1

The third edition of the OptiOrange Valencia opened Saturday with the only race for the 345 sailors from 27 countries, racing in four fleets

Palamós International Optimist Trophy – Final Day

More than 500 competitors arrived for the 31st Palamós International Optimist Trophy, but unfortunately the breeze was less reliable

400 compete for Optimist Trofeo Euromarina in Spain

The Optimist class Trofeo Euromarina was won by Alessandro Cortese of Italy ahead of Rocco Wright of Ireland