2024 ILCA 4 Youth World Championships

Saturday 22 June 2024 - Sunday 30 June 2024
PORTUGAL, Viana do Castelo

Event Overview

The 2024 ILCA 4 Youth World Championship will be held in Viana do Castelo, PORTUGAL at the Clube de Vela de Viana do Castelo.

This is a restricted entry allocated championship. Sailors wishing to enter must first complete an application form, accessible through the menu above.

Total entry for this event is limited to 280 sailors in Boy's fleet and to 150 sailors in Girl's fleet.

Important Dates

  • Applications open: 26 December 2023, 00:01 US Central Time
  • Close of applications for initial ranking and allocation of places: 22 February 2024, 23:59 US Central Time
  • First round of entry offers: 29 February 2024, 00:01 US Central Time
  • Open for Late applications: 1 March 2024, 00:01 US Central Time
  • Entry Closing Date:  31 May 2024, 23:59 Central US time

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Charter Boats

A limited number of charter boats will be available for this event. The charter boats will be supplied on a launching trolley as a hull with self-bailer, padded hiking strap, spars (composite mast top section, appropriate bottom section and a boom), centreboard and rudder in carry bag, mainsheet side cleats, control line deck block fitting with blocks and control line deck cleat fitting with cleats.

Competitors shall provide their own ropes, boom vang, mainsheet block with spring or similar, traveler blocks and line, sail and battens, tiller and tiller extension, outhaul and cunningham control set, and adjustment rope/shock-cord for hiking strap. Competitors may provide their own hiking strap, which must be installed by the Charter Provider.

Charter Boat Fees:
   Pre-Regatta Training (16 June – 21 June):  EUR €495
   Regatta (22 June – 30 June): EUR €1045
   Refundable Damage Deposit: EUR €450