Swinoujscie, Poland Named As 2015 ISAF Youth Match Racing Worlds Venue

Sailing, Sports, Yachting — By on April 30, 2014 at 6:11 PM

isaf swwSwinoujscie, Poland has been named as the venue for the 2015 ISAF Youth Match Racing World Championship.

Located in West Pomerania in the North West of Poland, Swinoujscie is one of the most attractive destinations for sailors and tourists in Poland.

Following a bid process, an ISAF Match Racing Committee appointed working party made a recommendation to the Committee who voted in favour of Swinoujscie.

ISAF Competitions Manager Jon Napier said, “Swinoujscie has an excellent record of hosting ISAF Graded match racing regattas in recent times.”

“With a superb fleet of TOM28 boats the race action on the Baltic Sea will be of exceptional quality with the world’s best young match racers going head to head.”

“With good wind conditions and excellent experience of hosting top international events the second edition of the ISAF Youth Match Racing Worlds will be a memorable experience for competitors and officials.”

The inaugural ISAF Youth Match Racing World Championship is set to be held in 2014 in Helsinki, Finland from 23-27 July.

About ISAF

The ISAF Youth Match Racing World Championship joined the ISAF family of events at the 2012 ISAF Annual Conference in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland.

The Championship will bring together the best youth match racers from around the world acknowledging their skills and offering a pathway to senior match racing competition.

Helsinki, Finland was selected to host the inaugural event from 23-27 July 2014.


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