According to the Russian Association of class SB20, in 2021 Saint Petersburg will host the championship of Europe in class SB20. About it at the reporting meeting of the class held in mid-January, said the President of the Association Ivan Gromov.
Recall that the Northern Capital has hosted the largest competition class in 2014 in St. Petersburg hosted the world Cup. In the upcoming season of the world forum was invited to her French town of hyères. The competition will be held from 19 to October 25 (pre-registration on the website sb20hyeres2019.com open).
As for Championships, they are held in case if the world Cup takes a different continent. So in 2012, it was in Dutch Medemblik (the world Cup in Australia) and in 2018 in Dublin, the Irish (the world Cup in Tasmania).
– We applied for the world Cup 2020, also did Cascais and Singapore, says the coordinator of international projects of the Russian Association of class SB20 Pavel Savchenko. At the conference, when considering applications for 20 and 21 years were asked to host the world championship in Cascais in 2021, however, the yacht club Cascais has not confirmed such a possibility due to the fact that traditional time of the event is already booked for events of other classes. After that, it was decided to postpone the world championship in Cascais at the end of August 20 years and proposed a plan whereby at the end of the regatta yachts will be in Singapore for the world Cup 2021, starting in early February. And then the boat can be taken in St. Petersburg for TH-2021, which will be held in June. The plan was adopted enthusiastically and unanimously.