The press service of the sailing school “Krestovsky island” reported that athletes of the school Zoya Novikova and Diana Sabirova, acting in the 49erFX class, held a training camp in New Zealand, where in early December, the world Cup starts.
This championship will be the main event of the season prior to the Olympic games in 2020 in Tokyo, a chance for many of the leading sailing countries to get Olympic licenses in the classes 49er, Nacra 17 and 49erFX.
– Despite the fact that the first race will be held only on December 3, almost all participants have arrived, – reported from the scene of upcoming events coach Vadim Pusev. – Before the world championship will pass the championship of Oceania.
Upon our arrival, we were armed with a new boat, started training. The wind is mainly strong. Yesterday was the first day when the barrel of nodes 8-11. The conditions are difficult. Strong currents, fairways and a lot of banks around.
P. S. in addition to Novikova and Sabirova, in the applications team of Russia figure Jan Cech and Ivan Zotov (49er), and Vyacheslav Sheludyakov/ Jan Staroletova and Maxim Semenov/ Alina schetinkin (Nacra17).
P. P. S. the championship of Oceania will be held 25 – 27 November, world championship – 3 – 8 Dec.conditionsdifficultzealand