Bruce Keen wins close battle for gold at ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019 On Saturday July 13th, Bruce Keen (GBR) kept his nerves and won the close battle for gold at the ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019 in Medemblik. It came down to the very last meters on the finish line Read more about ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019 – Day 5[…]
Battle for gold heating up at ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019 The battle for gold at the ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019is heating up in Medemblik, Netherlands. Despite thunderstorms and heavy rainfall on Friday July 12, the race committee managed to get two out of three scheduled races in. Bruce Keen Read more about ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff Worlds 2019 – Day 4[…]
“Oh, he is too good”, answers Casey Bates the question how it is like to race against his dad Wayne Bates. He laughs: “I have been lucky to beat him one or two races in a regatta. He is a good sailor and he will keep beating me for a long time.” Father and son Read more about Like father, like son…[…]
Big lead for Rick Peacock after day 3 ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019 After the third day of the ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019, Rick Peacock (GBR) grabbed a big lead in the provisional overall ranking. The talent coach of the Dutch High Performance Project is nine points ahead of compatriot Read more about ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff Worlds – Day 3[…]
New leader ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019 On the second day of the ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019 there is a new leader. It is the reigning world champion Jon Newman. By winning the second and third race, the Australian manages to climb from eighth place to first position. Rick Peacock Read more about ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff Worlds – Day 2[…]
Bruce Keen leads after spectacular opening day of the ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019 After three races on the spectacular opening day of the ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff World Championship 2019, British sailor Bruce Keen has taken the lead. The world champion of 2012 and 2015 has a lead of four points over Read more about ACO 10th MUSTO Skiff Worlds – Day 1[…]
Saturday 6th of July two practice races where held on the IJsselmeer at Medemblik. With winds from 8 till 14 knots and shifty conditions 73 boats where on the water challenging the waves. Jon Newman won the pre-worlds with a nice result, 3rd in the first race and 1st in the second race. Paul Dijkstra Read more about Pre-World Results[…]
Sixth newsletter from the Dutch team organising the 10th Worlds in Medemblik.
The Sailing instructions are put online at the notice board.
Fifth newsletter from the Dutch team organising the 10th Worlds in Medemblik.
KZ & RV Hollandia was founded in 1882 and has 137 years race management experience and over the years Hollandia hosted many many world championships and other large events like Delta LLoyd regatta. Last year largest event was the 29er worlds. Over 200 skiffs spread over three different courses.
It is the ideal location for training. Teams from all over the world are coming to Medemblik for training purposes. Good breeze, nice waves, a good spot to train!
In the medieval town, there are some nice bars and restaurants to talk about all the mistakes you did on the water. There will be after sailing drinks, bbq or dinner. Regattacenter with all the facilities. Low prices for camping on the venue.
Lots of sailors over the world have been racing on the IJssemeer at Medemblik. No salt, flat water in a south westerly wind and steep waves in a notherly makes the IJsselmeer sometimes hard to sail but generally the IJsselmeer is splendit sailingwater and exellent for racing the Mustoskiff.