• June 26, 2019 - July 3, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Looking for the pérfect Summer Optimist kick-off? Nieuwpoortweek 2019 awaits you!

Starting the last week of June, 8 Days a Week will be providing a clinic and regatta coaching before and during the 26th edition of the Nieuwpoort week, in Belgium. No better team to do the Nieuwpoortweek with as 8 Days a Week. Since our coaches know this place like home and our sailors have won the previous editions, lot’s of local knowledge will be informed during the clinic & regatta coaching.

Event info

26/06 – 28/06

29/06 – 03/07

Focus points

  • Racing routine
  • Tactics
  • Boat handling


Clinic day schedule
10.00 Warming up
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

At the same time 8 Days a Week will be hosting a Laser clinic and regatta coaching at the Nieuwpoortweek. Keep in mind that Optimist and Laser will be sailing on different cours areas.

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 and South Africa … 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. Keep in mind while registering you agree upon our general terms.