Welcome on the new Dutch Youth Regatta website

From 5- 8 may 2016 the Dutch Youth Regatta Foundation, in conjunction with the Royal Netherlands Watersport Association (RNWA) and the involved Class Associations, organizes the combined Open Dutch Championships for all participating classes.
The participating classes are: Optimist, Optimist Benjamin, Laser 4.7 Youth, Laser Radial Under-21, Cadet, Splash Blue an 29er.
There will be no differentiation in fleets between Optimist and Optimist Benjamin. We will however publish separate results and rankings for the Optimist Benjamin and there will be an […]

In memoriam Robert van Notten

Dear fellow sailors,
After a severe heart attack the chairman of the Dutch Youth Regatta, Robert van Notten passed away on 18 November 2015.
We will remember Robert as the passionate chairman of the DYR. Each year he succeeded, along with ‘his’ volunteers, in creating an amazing international event: one of the biggest international youth sail racing events in Europe. In his spirit we will continue his passion and we will make sure that the DYR 2016 will be an amazing […]

Dutch Youth Regatta 2015

The event is meant for competitive sailors who go for the Open Dutch Championship in a good en sportive atmosphere in the Optimist, Optimist Benjamin, Laser 4.7 youth, Laser Radial Under-21, RS Feva, 29’er, Cadet, Splash, Techno 293 Under-19 en RS:X youth classes. The DYR has gained a good reputation between large international Regatta’s. It is the aim of the organization to continue or even further improve its good name.
Until the very last race we have seen concentrated sailing […]