Top 16 Countries Qualify for the 2018 European Team Racing Championship
The 2018 Optimist European Team Racing Championship is taking place August 20 - 25th. It is hosted by the Associazione Vela Lago di Ledro (AVLL) in Lago di Ledro, Italy.
16 Countries have qualified to participate in the championship and were selected on the basis of the total points of their sailors at the 2017 Optimist European Championship. The ranking of each country is calculated using the sum of the final positions achieved by the country's top four sailors (the total net points excluding discards of the best four sailors, maximum two of the same gender). [See COndition 7.1 (e) of the Optimist European Team Racing Championship.]
The top sixteen Countries who qualified a team for 2018 are:
14. Great Britain
The event Microsite will be up and running in the near future. Check the IODA website on a regular basis for any announcements regarding the NOR and microsite.