Cyprus to host ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship
The south coast city of Limassol will host the ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship to take place July 13-20.
President of Cyprus Sailing Federation Yiannos Photiou speaking at a press conference Monday, said that despite the harsh economic situation, Cyprus authorities will do their utmost to organize the particular event in the best possible way.
He said that so far a total of 358 athletes and 113 coaches from 56 countries have registered. Photiou pointed out the importance of the event, recalling that Cypriot athlete Pavlos Kontides has won a silver medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics .