New international children's regatta in Optimist class OptiOrange will take place in Valencia on March 7-11



The new sailing project, organized by Sailing Academy of Saint Petersburg Yacht Club and Real Club Nautico de Valencia, with the support of Honorary Consul of the Russian Federation in Valenica Region and AMICS Association, will take place on March 7-11, 2018 in the premises of Valencia Training Center.


The children's regatta will be called OptiOrange International Regatta, and the mascot of the competition will be Naranjito.


The invitations to participate in the sailing regatta were sent to young athletes from Spain, Russia, Germany, Italy, Poland, Estonia, and Finland. The organizers are waiting for participants from all European countries. You can send your application for participation to until March 3.


Within the framework of sports battles on water, the organizers haven’t forgotten about entertainment as well. On one of the days, the sportsmen will visit a famous museum – The City of Arts and Sciences (Ciutat de les Arts i les Ciències), and there will be sweet prizes and presents for young athletes on the shore, as well as a whole sea of orange juice.  



7 March – Arrival of sportsmen

11:00 - 15:00 – Training races

8 March – Opening of regatta

10:00 – Opening ceremony

12:00-15:00 – First racing day

16:00 – Yachtsman’s lunch

9 March

12:00-15:00 – Second racing day

16:00 – Yachtsman’s lunch

17:00 – Tour to the City of Arts and Sciences (Ciutat de les Arts i les Ciències)

10 March

11:00-15:00 – Third racing day

16:00 – Awarding ceremony

19:00 – Regatta's gala-dinner

11 March – Departure of sportsmen



According to the idea of the organizers, this regatta shall become a great platform for experience sharing between trainers and young sportsmen, as well as for trainings in winter period in the wonderful conditions of Spanish seaside.


4-й этап Всероссийской серии регат «Оптимисты северной столицы. Кубок Газпрома» 2018 стал самым массовым по количеству гонщиков из Санкт-Петербурга за все время

Максим Шапошников и Алиса Коданева стали победителями абсолютного зачета регаты OptiOrange 2018 в классе «Оптимист»

В Валенсии стартовала регата OptiOrange на яхтах класса «Оптимист», россияне захватили лидерство


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