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International 5O5 European Championship to be hosted in Weymouth this July

by Michael Quirk 19 Jan 08:08 GMT 16-20 July 2021
The gate start on day 4 of the SAP 505 Worlds at Weymouth © Mark Jardine

Would you like a feel of what your first major event post-Covid can be? Check out this short Event promotion video...

The International 505 Class European Championship typically attracts around 100 entries and is held bi-annually when the Class World Championship is held outside Europe. As Covid-19 travel restrictions ease, the European Championship in Weymouth will be a welcome major open event for sailors from around the world before the World Championship in Bermuda from 27 Oct - 5 November.

Further information on the 5O5 Europeans here.

More information on the 5O5 World Championship here.

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