SELECTED to host the Optimist World Championship 2017, the hevent has confirmed the participation of a total of 62 nations with 280 sailors - a record-breaking landmark for this world stage event. The event will take place from July 11-21, 2017 at the Royal Varuna Yacht Club (RVYC) in Pattaya.
What makes this year especially remarkable is that there is a record breaker in terms of the number of sailor and numbers of countries participating. Also, it is notable that many Asian countries has came back after years of absence, and also there are new participants from other continents.
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