The Opening Ceremony took place on the 19th of November at the Evagoras & Kathleen Lanitis Foundation – Carob Mill Limassol after a Flag parade with marching competitors trough the streets near the Limassol Marina.


The event was officially announced open with Opening speeches from:

Dr. Panayiotis Kontides, President of the Organizing committee on behalf of Limaasol Nautical Club
Dr. Michaelis Michaelides on behalf of Cyprus Sports Organization
Mr. Andreas Christou, the Mayor of Limassol
Mr. Carlo Dalla Vedova, President of the International RS:X Olympic Windsurfing Class Association

Traditional Cyprus dance performances and a cozy dinner followed at the end of the evening for all invited guests.

Facts and Numbers:

73 men
25 women
A total of 98 Sailors registered from 19 Countries and 5 continents

The Defending Champions
Women Division: NOY DRIHAN | ISR 20
Men Division: YOAV OMER | ISR 24

RS:X Class

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