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Stichting Plons and the city of Rotterdam will host the first official Special Olympics European Sailing Regatta.

For over 100 years there have been sailing activities and regatta’s being organised at the yacht-clubs in Rotterdam and still today the venue is yearly the location for many events including some of the biggest regatta’s in the Netherlands.

Sailing will be open for alle European sailors in Unified Sports
Every team of one, two or three members aims in achieving to travel with a boat through a specific area in best minimum time. The speed, the power and the intelligence are three very important assets for the success in any sport and Sailing in Special Olympics is not different.

The best sailors develop the three aforementioned assets at the maximum of their capabilities.

Unified Sailing and Stichting Plons transforms lives through the joy of sports.

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Rotterdam, 16 mei 2016 De eerste zeer succesvolle editie Special Olympics European Unified Sailing Regatta Rotterdam ‘Changing lives, changing attitudes’; bewijs geleverd! Spectaculaire opening De opening van de European Unified Sailing Regatta Rotterdam op 13 mei 2016 heeft een onuitwisbare indruk bij de doelgroep achtergelaten. Met dank aan de inzet van de vrijwilligers van de... Read More

First ever Special Olympics European Unified Sailing Regatta in Rotterdam a big success! Rachel Richardson | May 23, 2016 | Europe Eurasia: Netherlands The Opening Ceremony of the European Unified Sailing Regatta on the 13th of May was unforgettable for all the competing athletes and visitors. The 15 European teams were officially guided to the... Read More

Yachtclub “Rotterdam” in Rotterdam, Netherlands Venue managers / contact persons Mark van der Heijden / Toon Mul For over 100 years there have been sailing activities and regatta’s being organised at the yacht-clubs in Rotterdam and still today the venue is yearly the location for many events including some of the biggest regatta’s in the... Read More

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