Selected from Midwinters (STQ)

32nd Palamos Optimist Trophy (Costa Brave Girona, Spain) | Feb 16-20

Magic Marine Easter Regatta (Braassemermeer, Netherlands) | Apr 15-18

40th Lake Garda Optimist Meeting (Riva del Garda, Italy) | Apr 14-17


Selected from Team Race Midwinters


Trofeo Marco Rizzotti (Venice, Italy) | May 19-22


Selected from Team Trials


IODA Optimist World Championship (Bodrum, Turkey) | Jul 4-14

IODA Optimist European Championship (Sonderborg, Denmark) | Jul 30-Aug 5

IODA South American Championship (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) | Oct 7-14

Nieuwpoortweek Regatta (Nieuwpoort, Belgium) | July 2-6

British National and Open Championships (Largs, Scotland) | Jul 30-Aug 5


Selected from Girls Nationals


Kidibul Cup Cap d'Age (Cap d'Age, France) | October TBD


Selected from Nationals


IODA Optimist North American Championship (Nassau, Bahamas) | Nov 13-20


Selected from Team Race Nationals


Optimist Team Cup Berlin (Berlin, Germany) | October TBD




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How is the travel schedule determined?
To which events does USODA typically send teams?
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Who helps with travel arrangements?
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Who is responsible for the team budget and accounting?