Optimist British National & Open Championships – Final

The 2021 IOCA (UK) Optimist British National & Open Championships took place at Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy from 31 July to 6 August.

Alex Di Francesco Kuhl of Brazil is Optimist World Champion

Brazilian Alex Di Francesco Kuhl of Brazil, is the 2021 Optimist World Champion

Italy wins 2021 Team Race Optimist World Championship

Italy is the winner of the 2021 Team Race Optimist World Championship.

Lake Garda Optimist Meeting – Final Day

597 Optimist sailors from twenty countries completed the 39th edition of the Garda Optimist Meeting this weekend.

597 Optimists Race at Lake Garda Optimist Meeting

Almost 600 Optimist sailors from twenty countries are competing in the 39th edition of the Garda Optimist Meeting.

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