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2019 RS Feva World Championship set for Follonica, Italy

by Elena Giolai 24 Dec 2018 23:30 PST 22-26 July 2019
RS Feva World Championship © Fabio Taccola / P. Lanfrancotti

After a long selection process, the venue for the 2019 RS Feva World Championship has finally been officially announced. It will take place in the Gulf of Follonica in Italy from the 22th to the 26th of July.

Organized by Lega Navale and Club Nautico Follonica together with Club Nautico Scarlino, we are looking forward to an exceptional Championship that might also be the largest in the history of the RS Feva class, keeping also in mind that Italy usually attracts many racers from all over the world.

The venue, time period and also the organizing committee are the perfect mix for the best regattas in an amazing atmosphere, just like the 2013 World Championship which took place in Marina di Grosseto and which hosted 171 boats.

The online registration has already been opened. This represents the perfect occasion for the Italian RS Feva racers to take the field, also given that the FIV (Federazione Italiana Vela) has decided to follow the path of other International Classes and to assign at the National Youth Championship (Bari, 6th-9th September) the title for the first Italian mixed crew.

The Notice of Race is available here.

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