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Jul 6
Jul 6

IOMEC 2016 Vitoria: an epilogue

The racing is finished, and the final result written. It is time for a short summary, and the organizer’s work will now turn into a debriefing and evaluation mode, before totally closing the activities. In the sport side:   A Championship is mainly a sporting event, and this takes priority over other aspects, at least […]

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Jun 29
Jun 29

Tuesday’s chronicle

Tuesday,  June 28th Tuesday morning weather was brilliant for outdoor activities,  RC sailing excepted, as there was very no wind in the first half of the day, so the championship waited unti about 11 am when a breeze stablished itself, and it was decided to start racing. During the late evening of the previous day […]

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Jun 27
Jun 27

Second day of racing summary

Today sunday 27th June the sky opened and wind remained strong, with waves on the water, creating optimal conditions for sailing. Some even considered switching to rig 2 in the afternoon, with ships 45º or more most of the time, but finally it did not happen, because unfortunately the racing was stopped around 4 pm […]

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Jun 12
Jun 12

Results of the second day

You can download the .pdf of oficial scoring up to the 4th scoring race here: IOM EC 2016 Vitoria  

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Jun 0
Jun 0

A chronicle of Saturday and Sunday

The 2016 IOM European Championship started on Saturday 24th at the Club Naútico Vitoria. The first days was used to welcome the participants and register them, as well as the technical control of the sailboats.   In all we have 76 skippers from 19 countries, not only from Europe, but also from Australia, Asia and […]

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Jun 14
Jun 14

Results of the first day of racing

After the seeding and the two first rounds, this is the scoring:   Sunday Score Sheet IOMEC2016 Vitoria   The racing finished at 7h30 with only two of five heats of the third race, so the scoring only includes the first two races. Ante Kovacevic looked very   solid  so far, with some known fast […]

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Jun 1
Jun 1

Coming to Club Naútico Vitoria: GPS coordinates

Some skippers are having problems with the GPS coordinates, so here are a few tips to help: The easiest way is to type “Club Nautico de Vitoria” in your Google Maps android device or iphone. This will find the site automatically.   Coordinates are: 42° 56,5122′ N 2° 36,1583′ O ; or (depending on you […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

Brad Gibson: Q&A

Reigning IOM World Champion (twice) and European Champion, and designer of half of the hulls that will race in Vitoria, australian Brad Gibson, competing with the UK team is without doubt the man to beat at this European Championship. Brad kindly accepted to answer a few questions for us, so here they are, as a […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

Allocations of places: 3rd final list ;-)

8th June 2016 Due to retirement of a Norwegian competitor, the Organizations has graciously admitted a replacement for the Norway team: Mr. Odd Ørnulf Stray. The list now reads: Final allocation 1 AUS Walker Lindsay 2 BRA Mueller Daniel 3 CRO Jelacic Zvonko 4 CRO Kovacevic Ante 5 CRO Bakotic Boris 6 CRO Ukas Mirko […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

Social event: Dinner on 27th June

27 Jun at 20,30. DINNER WITH FRIENDS So we can meet, chat and have a good time sharing superb cuisine we have in Euskadi, we have organized one of the best places in Vitoria a dinner that we are sure you will like. INSCRIPTIONS : email to  administration@iomec2016vitoria.com Indicate number of people attending, and full […]

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