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MORNING UPDATE FROM THE 2015 470 EUROPEANS

27 Jun 2015

Day 1 of Registration and Equipment Inspection kicks off on Saturday 27 June 2015 at the 470 Open European Championships in Aarhus, Denmark.

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2015 Open 470 European Championships
ALL EVENT INFORMATION

Subject to final registration, there are currently 61 teams from 27 nations in the 470 Men and 48 teams from 23 nations in the 470 Women.

Measurement
Measurement gets underway at 0900 hours with a 10 minute measurement slot for each boat. Led by Chief Measurer - Jurgen Cluytmans (BEL) and Deputy Measurer – Heinz Staudt (GER), the measurement team completed training on Friday night, running through practice measurement with the 470s of Stuart McNay/Dave Hughes and Corentin Demanet/Quinten Lauwers (BEL).

Up first for measurement this morning are Stefan Scharnagl/Helmut Schulz (AUT-477), with all boats being inspected according to the 470 Class Event Measurement Regulations & Policies.

Registration
Registration opens at 1000 hours this morning in the Race Office. Please remember both helm and crew need to sign the Entry Declaration Form.

Opening Ceremony
The Opening Ceremony takes place on the waterfront at the venue from 1900 hours this evening, followed by refreshments and snacks in the Sailors’ Lounge.

Media Information
Visit http://2015europeans.470.org for daily updates, photos and videos. Media enquiries to: manager@470.org

Nikos Alevromitis of aleN Photography is the Official Championship Photographer and can be contacted on alen@alen.gr

Social Media
470 Europeans Twitter - #470Euros
470 Olympic Sailing Twitter
470 Olympic Sailing on Facebook

Racing Schedule
Racing gets underway on Monday 29 June 2015:

Day 1 Saturday - June 27th

Registration and equipment inspections

Opening Ceremony

10:00–18:00

19:00

Day 2 Sunday - June 28th

Registration and equipment inspections

Practice Race

09:00–18:00

14:00

Day 3 Monday -  June 29th

Qualifying series     

12:00

Day 4 Tuesday - June 30th

Qualifying series

TBA

Day 5 Wednesday - July 1st

Qualifying/Final series

TBA

Day 6 Thursday - July 2nd

Qualifying/Final series

TBA

Day 7 Friday - July 3rd

Qualifying/Final series

TBA

Day 8 Saturday - July 4th

Final series/Medal Race

Closing Ceremony                                        

TBA

18:00

Find out more about local information in the Event Guide prepared by the Organizing Committee.

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