As the press service of the sailing school “Krestovsky island”, Spain started the jubilee regatta 30th edition of the International Palamós Optimist Trophy.
In this regatta, in addition to pupils of the school “Krestovsky island”, attended by over five hundred sailors.
– Before the competition, we got to spend two podgotovlennyh training day with the wind 14-16 knots, says coach Ilya Eliseu. – On the first day, the organizers held three races. With each new start, the wind increased. And the third was about 26 knots.
Three of our leading athletes – Maxim Bondar, Daniel Ivanov and Artem Maksimkin – at the end of the first day settled on 44, 65, and 70 respectively.
Today is the second day of racing. The wind forecast 4-6 node.