217 athletes from 45 countries came to Croatia to take part in the world championship in the class “Laser Standard and Laser radial”. Here is what the page RUS Youth Sailing Team:
Competitions will be held in one of the oldest cities in the world – split, so the opening ceremony was held at the Archaeological Museum. At the opening came a silver medalist of the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Croatian sailor tonchi of Stipanovich. The athlete uttered a solemn speech and wished the young participants good luck.
Russia on superiority of the world imagine Catherine Birch, Ekaterina Guseva, Maria Kisluhina, Valeria Lomachenko, Daniil Krutskikh, Nikita Melnikov and Ilya loaches.
After the opening ceremony we were able to talk with the coach of the national team of Russia Maxim by Semerkhanova who told in detail about the conditions that are expected at the world championship in split and on the chances of our athletes.
“Weather conditions are expected to be complex, primarily by weak and unstable winds. Contenders are many, with the results can be totally unexpected. I hope our guys will surely survive the competition and will compete for the highest places” – said the coach.
Sailors of the class “Laser Standard” will be divided into two fleets. The total number of registered participants of this class – 146 athletes. Girls will race in one group. All competitions will perform 71 an athlete.
Believe in our team and good luck!
The official website of the regatta