Updated: Nov 11, 2021
Optimist Youth Sailing Competition 2021 "Asian and Oceanian Championship 2021" on Nov 7 at Centara Grand Hotel @ Central World, Floor 23, Room M1 -2 There was an opening ceremony of the competition with Vice Admiral Chatchai Thongsaat, Assistant Secretary General. Sailing Association of Thailand under royal patronage Presided over the opening of the competition, along with Mrs. Prabord Samanmit, Deputy Governor of the Sports Authority of Thailand, Rear Admiral Bongkot Khayankarn, President of the Optimist Thai Sailing Division or THODA and Dr. Thanasak Wahawisan, Executive Advisor. Apollo Oil (Thai) Co., Ltd. “Idemitsu” (Idemitsu) attended the event, which was the opening ceremony via video. with athletes participating at Royal Varuna Yacht Club Pratumnak Hill, South Pattaya
For the Optimist Youth Sailing Competition 2021 "Asian and Oceanian Championship 2021" will take place from 7-12 November 2021 at Royal Varuna Yacht Club At the coast of Pratumnak Hill, South Pattaya, with more than 65 youth sailing athletes in the optimist category from 8 nations competing Thailand sent 22 athletes to compete.
Rear Admiral Bongkot Khayankarn, Chairman of the Optimist Thai Sailing Division Sailing Association of Thailand Under the Royal Patronage said that for this program, more than 65 optimist youth sailing athletes from 8 countries competed in the competition, with all nations ready to compete in the "Asian and Oceanian Championship 2021" at Royal Varuna Yacht Club On the coast of Pratumnak Hill, South Pattaya, during 7-12 November 2021 “The International Optimist Sailing Federation (IODA) has chosen Thailand as the venue for this year's competition. Under the epidemic situation of Covid 19, which is considered the first international sailing event in Thailand
by Royal Varuna Yacht Club as Thailand representative The venue and management of the competition have been prepared strictly under the organizational quarantine (OQ) closed system management measures of the Ministry of Public Health.”
“2021 Optimist Asian and Oceanian Championship” is sponsored by the Sports Authority of Thailand. The Sailing Association of Thailand under the Royal Patronage Chonburi Province, with Apollo Thailand Company Limited as the main sponsor.”
For the competition program are as follows: 8, 9, 11, 12 Nov. Individual competition. 10, 11, 12 Nov. Team competition.