Selection process/policy

Unlike other youth class boats, only the top sailors from each country can attend the World Championships and the Junior European Championships each year.  Ordinarily the following events are used to select Worlds/Europeans: Winters (Jan), Inlands (March) + Youth Nationals.  Each country is given an allocation of number of boats, with a guaranteed number of places for crews aged under 17 (i.e. age 16 or under at the end of the year in the championships).  Note: the age of the boat will be based on the age of the eldest sailor in the boat.

World Championships:

Junior Europeans:


The latest Selection Policy can be found here.


Selection Committee

The Class has an independent Selection Committee who are responsible for writing the relevant Selection Policies and selecting the teams from the relevant events.   The current members of the Selection Committee are:

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