Here we do our Worlds round up now the Windsport support trailer and team have arrived back at the Windsport base. The trailer is being off loaded soon to be re-supplied with support for the UK 2017 Dart 18 national championships @ Dee SC .
The world championship races have been run the finishing places announced and a special congratulations goes to the top three teams from three countries , France Germany and the UK with Dave & Louise Roberts crowned well deserved Dart 18 world Championships after 20 years of chasing that ultimate prize.
A special thx to all the volunteers of the Scharbeutz YC who worked tirelessly from early morning to late into the night/ early morning to keep the sailors entertained while the on-water their race team managed the 11
With our round up we must mention that Dart sail number 8000 was on display. It was positive to hear there was a lot of talk about new boats, the family and the future of Dart sailing looks to be as strong as ever with promises of ‘see you next year at the 2108 Dart 18 worlds @ Lake Como’ to be hosted by the Italian Dart Class Association. More news to follow on that and other things discussed at the International Dart Class AGM.
The Windsport event support team were kept busy with hull repairs over the event , with their two loan hulls already in use by day two!
The family of Dart is as strong as ever with a new and growing German Dart sailing family thx to the work of the local Dart sailing families .