In the yacht Harbor on the Japanese island of Enoshima where next year will take place sailing regatta of the Games in 2020, which will start pre-Olympic tournament, which will be attended by more than 360 sailors, including from Russia.
The first race will take place on Saturday, August 17. Will end with a regatta on Thursday, August 22. About the level of the upcoming event, says such a fact: at the start there will be 30 winners and medalists of the previous Olympics in 2016 in Rio, and 11 holders of medals of London 2012.
Here’s who will represent Russia at the test regatta:
470 men – Paul Sozykin/ Denis Gribanov.
470 women – Alisa Kirilyuk/ Angelica Chernyakhovskaya.
“Laser-standard” – Sergey Komissarov.
“Laser-radial” – Ekaterina ziuzina.
RS:X men – Alexander Askerov.
RS:X women – Stefania Elfwina.
In the disciplines 49er, 49erFX, “Finn” and “To 17” the Russians do not.