SB20 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2023 AWARDED TO IRELAND, National Yacht Club
The SB20 Class of Ireland is delighted to announce the World Championships 2023 will be hosted in Ireland by the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin in September of that year.
SB20 Ireland would like to thank all the members of the SB20 World Council for their support for the Irish Bid and awarding the 2023 World Championships to Ireland.
SB20 Ireland and the National Yacht Club are committed to making a special effort to facilitate southern hemisphere logistics with our aim to achieve the largest ever number of nations attending an SB20 World Championships.
Ireland & the National Yacht Club hosted the first-ever SB20 World Championships 12 years ago in 2008, that event had 143 entries, the largest ever number of entries to an SB20 World Championships.
Congratulations to the SB20 Class Ireland for bringing this event to Ireland against some stiff competition.
Due to Covid-19 the SB20 Worlds in 2020 (Cascais) , 2021 (Singapore) and the Europeans in 2021 (St Petersburg), have all been moved forward by one year, the updated Calendar is as follows:
2021 Cascais, Portugal (29th of August to 3rd of September) 2022 Singapore 2022 St Petersburg, Russia (European Championships) 2023 Dun Laoghaire, Ireland (National Yacht Club, September) 2024 The Hague, Netherlands (June)
For further information please contact SB20 Ireland Class President John Malone: email@example.com
Picture: SB20 sailing out of Lough Ree Yacht Club thanks to Edel Kelleher