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For the first time in Croatia there will be National championship Women’s Match Race, Frapa 2009.
Official training 10 June during the afternoon.
The regatta lasts from 11 – 14 June.
WMR became olympic discipline lately, and this regatta is rated as Grade 3 event, on ISAF scale.
It is organized by Sailing club Frapa/Yacht club Frapa, managed by Mr. Boris Kero, and the host of the regatta is marina Frapa. The event will be opened by Mr Dragan Primorac, the minister of education and sport in the Government of the Republic of Croatia.
The regatta will be sailed on new sailing boats Beneteau First 7500, that are prepared and rigged by Ultra.
All boats are specially prepared and tuned for this event.
Opening ceremony will take place on 10 June 2009 at 7 pm on the main pier in marine Frapa.
Umpires of the regatta:
Mike Butterfield (London), head umpire
Alen Kustić, president
1. Frapa sailing team
3. She Team NCP
Maria Ramires (ISAF ranking scale No. 49)
Maja Budeš (Hrvatska)
Trijntje Zuiderbaan (ISAF ranking scale No. 38)
Ute Wagner (Austrija)
Lena Koter (Slovenija)