World Championship 2016
Viano do Castelo, Portugal, organized by the Clube de Vela de Viana do Castelo
Event website: http://www.clubevelaviana.com/vaurien/
World Championship 2015
The 2015 Vaurien Youth World Champions are Michiel Sickler and Kristy de Leeuw from Netherlands (5th overall, 48 points), while the best female crew was Marije Faber and Brechtje van der Werf, also from Netherlands (22nd overall, 169 points).Pictures can be found here.
World Championship 2014
The 53nd Vaurien World Championship was in Marina di Grosseto, Italy from July 26 - August 2.
On the weekend prior to the World Championship, an international Europa Cup Regatta will be organized in the same location.
Camping will be possible in front of the club house and on near-by camping sites.
Further information will follow shortly.
World Championship 2013
The 52nd Vaurien World Championship was held in Sanxenxo, Spain from July 13 - July 21.
The Notice of Race and further information will soon be available at the event website http://vaurienworld2013.com/
World Championship 2012
The 51st Vaurien World Championship was held in Dournanez in France from July 14 - July 21.
With an almost flawless performance, the 2012 title goes to last year's runners up, Jaime and Alfonso Leiros from Spain, followed by the Dutch strong wind specialists Roelof and Jelmer Kuipers, with long-time Vaurienists Javier Serano and Rosa Foruria (ESP) bringing up the third.
The overall results can be found here.
Again, many pictures were taken by Jaap Röfekamp, who is turning into something like an official photographer.
Thanks to AS Vaurien France for the organization, and see you next year in Sanxenxo, Spain.
World Championship 2011
Miro and Maros Baran from Slovakia are the 2011 Vaurien World Champion, Jaime and Alfonso Leiros from Spain are second, followed by the Olmo Cerri and Eduardo Meini from Italy, who are the 2011 Vaurien Junior World Champion.
The shallow waters of Lake Dümmer should provided a spectator-friendly arena for close racing for the 66 participating teams from 10 nations.
The final results can be found here.
Pictures are available from different sources:
Johan Pragt's pictures (NED coach)
Pictures from the official photographer (more will follow, the upload takes time).
Jaap Röfekamp's pictures (the guy in the water)
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