Dutch Youth Regatta

Johannes Diefenbach

Dear Sailors, today we have received some saddening news. Our dear friend and colleague mr. Johannes Diefenbach, International Judge, has sadly passed away. Hannes has been active on many Dutch Youth Regattas. We will dearly miss his humour, his knowledge of the racing rules and of course his friendship. Hannes loved the Dutch Youth Regatta for the friends he made there and for you, our future World champions of Sailing.

Competitors from abroad can’t compete in the DYR 2021

The Dutch Youth Regatta on May 13th-16th 2021 is coming with an official notice to those competitors that do not live in The Netherlands and are bound by the rules of our government regarding travelling from abroad to the race venue. These competitors will not be invited to the event and therefore can't compete in it. It is with great regret that we had to take this measure in light of the rules that were put in place due to...

Actual COVID rules in the Netherlands

We have opened the registration (but not the payment) to the DYR. At this moment the government will NOT allow the event. This might change between now and April 16th, when we will decide if the event can take place. In case of cancellation, we can't be held liable for any cost you have made, for instance for accommodation or travel. We see a lot of registration from abroad. The current rules are given on: https://www.government.nl/topics/coronavirus-covid-19/visiting-the-netherlands-from-abroad. All travellers need to...
Opening registration Dutch Youth Regatta 2020

Registration for the Dutch Youth Regatta 2021 is open!

Registration is open as of today. This means that the teams can register. Given the current COVID situation, payment is only possible from April 16, if the situation allows it. Once the payment has been completed, the registration will be final. At the moment it is not yet allowed to organize events in the Netherlands. We hope that this will change in the short term. We will keep you informed about developments in the Netherlands via the event website. Check the...

Vacature Voorzitter Dutch Youth Regatta en United 4

Vacature Voorzitter Dutch Youth Regatta en United 4 ,De besturen van de twee stichtingen DYR en U4 zijn samen op zoek naar een nieuwe voorzitter. Al enkele jaren werken de twee onafhankelijke stichtingen nauw samen in deze twee toonaangevende jeugdevenementen. We willen dit blijven versterken met een nieuw bestuurslid (vrouw of man) die voor beide stichtingen de voorzittersrol op zich neemt. Wij zoeken iemand die zich herkent in deze kwaliteiten:- Bestuurlijke en/of leidinggevende ervaring.- Binding met wedstrijdzeilen in eenheidsklassen, doordat je...
Rescheduling Dutch Youth Regatta 2020

Dutch Youth Regatta looking into a solution to reschedule

The Dutch government has taken stricter measures regarding the Covid-19 virus which affects the Dutch Youth Regatta 2020. We’re not allowed to organize any event until June 1st in the Netherlands. This means we must cancel the scheduled event from 21 to 24 May for this year. We’re looking into a solution to reschedule the event regarding the titles for Open Dutch Championship and the selection events for all classes. Therefore, we’re looking at a combination with the United 4 Sailing series in...
Covid-19 update

Covid-19 update

Due to the Covid-19 virus, the organization of the Dutch Youth Regatta follows the updates from the international health organizations and the Dutch Watersport Federation. We understand all concerns about the impact for the Dutch Youth Regatta. We’re checking the situation daily, if something is changing, we’ll let you know as soon as possible. We’ll keep preparing for the event as usual. Registration for the Dutch Youth Regatta is still open. The organization of the Dutch Youth Regatta also organizes the United...
Opening registration Dutch Youth Regatta 2020
Opening registration Dutch Youth Regatta 2020

Dutch Youth Regatta ready for registration day

The Dutch Youth Regatta will be held during the ascension weekend from Thursday the 21th of May to Sunday the 24th of May 2020. The future top sailors worldwide will come to the Netherlands to battle for the Dutch titles. Only the best youth sailors will represent their country. Registration for the Dutch Youth Regatta opens Friday, January 31th for a total of 9 classes. Besides the 9 classes, there are different age categories. There's the regular Optimist class, but...

Registration will open on 31 January

The organization of the Dutch Youth Regatta 2020 is well underway. The Notice of race is being reviewd by our national Authority and will be available on the event website www.dutchyouthregatta.org as soon as possible. Registration for the Dutch Youth Regatta will open on 31 January! Accomodation Due to the large number of participants finding accommodation during the event can be challenging. Please check the event website for more information. See you in Workum!