A spectacle of 300 Optimist sailing dinghies helmed single-handedly by young sailors from across the UK. The dinghies will race in the Largs Channel across 7 days.
Optimist National Championships attract young sailors from 8 - 14 years old to compete for their national title. The Optimist dinghy is the entry level dinghy and previous winners have gone on to win Olympic medals. This is a true spectacle of 300 dinghies racing in the Largs Channel all supported by their families.