Russia’s NSL Winter Series will be hold from November 2019 to March 2020 in Sochi. Nine J/70 boats are ready for regattas and training courses. The Russian league wants to develop international relations and invites foreign teams to participate in upcoming events. Being the center of 2014 Winter Olympic Games Sochi became the best place for sport and leisure activities in winter. You can visit Olympic venues and facilities and modern ski resorts. Traditionally, NSL Winter Series is held in Southern Federal Center for Sports Training (Yug Sport), one of the largest base of Russian Olympic teams.
Infrastructure of the complex includes a lot of indoor and outdoor facilities such as hydrothermal complex, pools, baths, gyms, modern stadiums for outdoor trainings.
Winter Series Event Schedule:
- 1 Act: November 15 – 17, 2019
- 2 Act: November 29 – December 1, 2019
- 3 Act: December 13 – 15, 2019
- 4 Act: January 24 – 26, 2020
- 5 Act: February 14 – 16, 2020
- 6 Act: February 28 – March 1, 2020
- Final: March 13 – 15, 2020
Entry fee – 70 000 rubles (per team). Entry fee includes: J/70 boat rental for 2 days, race refereeing, organization of opening and closing ceremony, media support, visa support. Refundable deposit for a boat is 50 000 rubles.
Package offer – from 130 000 rubles (per team), including entry fee, accommodation in Yug Sport hotels for 4 person for 4 nights, 3 times meal, airport transfer.
The format of NSL Winter Series is fleet racing (with rotation, if number of teams exceeds 9 teams). Racing days are Saturday and Sunday. Official training day is Friday.
NSL team is planning to held team racing events with up to 4 teams from each yacht club or country! The strongest Russian teams in J/70 class are looking to meeting the worthy competitor. Are you ready to challenge Russian team? Which yacht club will do it faster?
The National Sailing League of Russia is waiting for your questions and applications:
Photo credits: National Sailing League RUS