2024 ILCA 6 Youth & Men's World Championships

Friday 12 January 2024 - Friday 19 January 2024
ARGENTINA, Mar del Plata

Event Overview

The 2024 ILCA 6 Youth & Men's World Championships will be held in Yacht Club Argentino, Mar del Plata, Argentina. 

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 195 sailors for Youth and 55 sailors for Men.

Important Dates

  • Applications open:  12 July 2023, 00:01 US Central Time
  • Close of applications for initial ranking and allocation of places:  29 August 2023, 23:59 US Central Time
  • First round of entry offers:   9 September 2023, 00:01 US Central Time
  • Open for Late applications:  10 September 2023, 00:01 US Central Time
  • Entry Closing Date:   12 December 2023, 23:59 Central US time

Event organizers cannot provide guarantees against potential travel restrictions for any specific individuals at any time. As we move through the application and entry process, it is up to each potential competitor to evaluate his or her personal situation and make logistical and financial decisions about their ability to participate and the possible risks involved.

Specified in the Notice of Race: After entry applications are opened and until the start of the event the organizing authority will monitor the potential disruptions to the event and, having regard for the health and safety of all participants as well as any government travel restrictions or government mandated conditions on gatherings that affect participation in or conduct of the event, may at its sole discretion:

  - Postpone or cancel the event,
  - Change the status of the event from a World Championship to an International Regatta, 
  - Alter the maximum number of entries,
  - Reduce a country’s allocated number of places,
  - Make any other decision deemed necessary in the circumstances.

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:
   Regatta (12 January – 19 January): EUR €1045
   Refundable Damage Deposit: EUR €450