• May 29, 2019 - June 2, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

At the end of May – beginning of June, 8 Days a Week will be hosting Regatta coaching during the Dutch Youth Regatta (DYR) in It Soal, Workum. This event has been one of the leading youth sailing events in Europe for 18 years. During this four-day Regatta, top Optimist sailors from over 24 different countries will be competing against each other. Be there or be square!


Event info




30/05 – 02/06

Focus points

  • Racing routine
  • Tactics
  • Boat handling


Clinic day schedule
10.00 Warming u
10.30 Briefing
11.45 Launch
16.30 Cooling down
17.00 De-brief
18.00 End of training

Regatta day schedule

Extra information
Notice of Race
Event Website

Over the past few years we had sailors from multiple countries participating. For example: Belgium, Netherlands, France, United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Malta, United States of America, Hong Kong, Sint Lucia, Bermuda, Canada, Cayman Islands, Australia, … We’re looking forward to coach you!

We’re able to provide (a limited number of) charter boats. Registrations can be done below.

Please register below, where you can also find our general terms.