World Youth Sailing Championship In Istanbul

Realized in 23 different countries by the International Sailing Federation (ISAF), the ‘Youth World Sailing Championship’ is going to be held for the first time in Istanbul July 8-17. A total of 348 sportsmen and 253 boats from 63 countries have registered for the event will open with a ceremony at the Haliç Conference and Culture Center on July 9. Turkish Airlines, which has undertaken transportation sponsorship of the event, is providing transportation to all judges and jury members under its contract with the Turkish Sailing Federation.