Russian VIS Sailing team — European Champions in class SB20!
The European championship in SB20 class, which ended September 1, in Dublin (Ireland), was very successful for the Russians. Team VIS Sailing Basalkina Artem, Timur Sabirzyanov and Alexander Mikhailovand became the champion of Europe, beating nearest rival by 19 points!
In SIX Of the ten races we came in the top three.
They took home a beautiful trophy, created by Irish sculptor Mike Veracom (Mike Weerakoon). He is in our gallery, proceed with.
Another Russian team of “Melston” Kirill Frolov, Egor Ignatenko and Yegor Terpigoreva — earned bronze in the Corinthian division.
In all, the regatta was attended by nearly 50 boats from 10 countries.