Close to 400 Europe Class sailors from 17 countries met on waters of Quiberon in
status in the past 4 Olympiads has given a good genus equality balance, the fruits of which are seen now,
in excess of 40 % of total entries were women.
37TH PRINCESS SOFIA TROPHY - CALANOVA - PALMA DE MALLORCA -
We saw a Europe Class with 105 sailors from eight nations (56 women and 49 men) as the largest
single-handed class in the regatta. Helena Montilla (36) Olympic representative for
Games and today a mother of two rising stars in the Optimist Class grabbed a respectable 7th place
among 56 women and 49 men sailors. The youngest sailor was Alba Bou (13) from
CIRCOLOVELA TORBOLE - GARDASEE -
Onehundredfourteen sailors (38 women and 76 men) from 9 nations participated.
NATIONAL DE PRINTEMPS - BAIE DE QUIBERON -
Ninety entries (36 women and 54 men) 15 % more than last year from 3 countries. Fiftyseven sailors of the
total 90 were born 1986 or later.
MORE THAN 1000
1006 sailors in its April 26th, 2006 issue and increasing rapidly each month.
Closeness of the 2006 venues to the stronghold nations of the Europe Class will ensure that record
participation numbers will continue second year in a row.
-2006 Open Week and World Championships - Skovshoved -
-2006 European Championships -
-2006 Youth European Championships - L´Estartit - Girona -
-2006 Europe Class 19th Veteran Cup - Skive -
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