Opening Ceremony 2016 Junior World Championships 49er/49erFX

Tonight, the 2016 Junior World Championships 49er/49erFX has been officially opened by John van den Heuvel (Alderman of Lelystad) and of one our competitors. First, Leo Becker (chairman Dutch 9er class) talked about the event, her volunteers and partners: Magic Marine, Apollo Hotels and Resorts, Lelystad, Province Flevoland and the location, Bataviahaven Lelystad.

Tomorrow, on Wednesday August 31, the first qualifying day will be sailed. The qualifying will be sailed until friday. On Saturday the medal races will be sailed in front of Bataviahaven Lelystad (stadium sailing).