Welcome to Swiss Optimist

About us

We are the largest class in the swiss sailing sport by the number of members.
We are also the youngest, dedicated to children between 5 and 15 years.
We promote sailing at every level: starting sailing, starting regattas and the top level (national team).
For more information about us, please visit the Documents page.


Latest News

24.01.2024
Another offer for July: the Lake Thun Yacht Club is organizing a training week on Lake Silvaplana for the first time during the summer holidays (July 13-20).
More information on the flyer.

15.01.2024
Entries for the 2024 Davos Opti Camp open today at 12h00.
Link to the updated notice.
Link to registration.

12.01.2024
The entries are open for the 2nd selection regatta: 30th Easter Point Regatta 2024.
Hurry-up, there are only 450 places!
https://www.klub-pirat.si/en/events/sailing-point-easter-regatta-2024
(Hope you are already registered for Palamos, the 1st!)

07.01.2024
The 2024 Opti-Camp of Davos will take place from 14 to 20 July.
You can find the flyer below this Link (in German).
Registrations will be open on the 15th January: Link to come

01.01.2024
Registrations for the 2024 selection are open.
Go to Members, then Manage on the chosen sailor.

20.12.2023
2023 December Newsletter (EN)

22.10.2023
2023 Bodrum International Optimist Regatta.
7 swiss qualified to the Gold Fleet.
Lewin arrived 16th, Andrea 23rd!
Final results

05.10.2024
2023 Swiss Championship
Eivinn Lofterød is the 2023 Swiss Champion!
2nd Justine Barbarin (first girl!)
3rd Edward Hirsch
First benjamin: Tim Baïle
Final ranking

Link to the Photos
(Thanks to the organisers!)

24.09.2023
2023 Team-Race Swiss Championship
SNG wins! Final Results
Round Robin Races: Results

10.09.2023
PM Nyon
Event Website

31.08.2023
Invitation to the General Assembly the 29.09.2023 in Oberhofen.
Invitation and Agenda (FR/DE) (updated on 24.09.2023)

29.08.2023
2023 Team-race European Championship, Loosdrecht, NED
The Swiss Team finishes 11th, 3rd in the Silver fleet
Event Website

20.08.2023
PM Sihlsee
Event Website

23.07.2023
2023 Optimist European Championship – Thessaloniki, GRE
Lena 14th, Leanne 30th among the girls!
Mark 34th among the boys.
Event Website

27.06.2023
The Swiss optimist Committee decided by vote on the
2024 Selection Regattas:
Selection 1: Palamos, ESP, 14-18 February 2024 (Link)
Selection 2: Portoroz, SLO, 28-31 March 2024 (Link)

24.06.2023
2023 Optimist World Championship – Costa Brava, ESP
3 Swiss Sailors in the top 20: Eivinn, Edward and Damian!
Event Website

 

21.05.2023
2023 Workum – Dutch Youth Regatta, NED
4 Swiss Sailors in the top 8 : Damian, Edward, Eivinn and Mark!
Results

 

23.04.2023 – End of Season 2022-23
PM Spiez: Results
2023 Final PM-ranking
2023 Final Bestenliste
2023 Official selection

11.04.2023
   2023 Sailing Point Easter Regatta (Selection 2) : Results

19.03.2023
   PM Lugano: Results

22.02.2023  
   2023 Palamos Trophy (Selection 1): Results

20.01.2023
2023 Davos Camp announcement (One week later!)

15.01.2023
   Check you current Swiss Optimist status! More…

02.01.2023
   Register to selection! More…

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