Gdynia in Poland witnesses the commencement of the 2019 Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships. About 400 sailors across 600 nations will be racing at the 49th edition of the championship. The prep time for them was two days. After an extravagant and stunning opening ceremony, it is now time for the participants to focus on the competition.
In the competition, sailors will be racing in a total of nine events. The boats for the championship is known to be supplied by Ovington Boats for Boy’s and Girl’s 29er, Nacra Sailing for the event of Mixed Nacra 15, Laser Performance or McLaren for Boy’s and Girl’s Laser Radial, and last but not the least Nautivela, for Boy’s and Girl’s 420. This year, the RS:X fleet will be racing with their own equipment.