Optimist Early Summer Championships at Hayling Island

The IOCA (UK) Optimist Early Summer Championships held at Hayling Island SC attracted an entry of 175 over the weekend of the 14-15 May

The New Reality and Sailings part in it

The Russian invasion of Ukraine commenced on 24 February 2022. The decision to suspend participation of Russian and Belarusian athletes and officials in Sailing Events followed on 25 February

Optiorange of Valencia goes ahead despite World Sailing statement

The Optimist class event ‘Optiorange of Valencia’ organised by the Real Club Náutico de Valencia has opened with Russian and Belarusian competitors and coaches competing under the sail logo letters of WSC.

Palamos International Optimist Trophy – 532 boats from 26 nations

Spain’s Daniel García de la Casa claimed victory at the Palamós International Optimist Trophy

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