Entry open for Optimist Asian & Oceanian Championships
Published: Friday, 26 May 2017
International Optimist Dinghy Association (IODA) and Hong Kong Optimist Dinghy Association (HKDOA) released in conjunction with the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club (RHKYC) the Notice of Race for the 2017 Optimist Asian & Oceanian Championships, which will be held from September 30-October 7.
Hong Kong will host the 2017 edition of the event and the online registration is now open.
Gregoire Bourrut Lacouture, Race Chairman for the 2017 Asian & Oceanian Championship, said: “We are very excited to host the 2017 Asian & Oceanian Championship. Early interest has already been registered by teams from New Zealand and Australia, with many of the sailors having taken advantage to compete on the Asian’s racetrack in February at Hong Kong Race Week. Hong Kong’s world-class sailing venue will challenge the top 180 sailors from around Asia and Oceania, expected to compete at the event.
Entries for the 2017 Asian & Oceanian Championship will close on June 1.