420 Class President visits Valencia, Spain
Nino Shmueli, President of the International 420 Class Association made his final site with the Organzing Committee of the 2013 420 World and Ladies World Championship. Shmueli will be the 420 Class Technical Delegate for the Championship.
Meetings were held with the President of the RCN Valencia, Manuel Pons along with some board members and executives, the Vice-President of the Royal Spanish Sailing (RFEV), Ana Fernández del Campo, RFEV General Secretary Manuel Torres and the Chairman of the RFEV Technical Committee of Judges Ferrandiz Luis, and the President of the Sailing Federation of Valencia, Jose Martinez, among others.
Following meetings at the RCN Valencia, Shmueli visited the City Hall where he met the Mayor Rita Barbera, the Sports Councilor Christopher Grau and the Managing Director of the Sports Foundation
In 2011 the RCN Valencia was unanimously elected to host the 2013 420 World and Ladies World Championships, which is taking place from 22-30 July 2013 in Valencia, Spain. Racing gets underway on 25 July through until 30 July.
Reigning World Champions are:
First Men and Junior World title - Alex KAVAS/George KAVAS (GRE)
First Ladies and Junior World title - Kimberly LIM/Savannah SIEW (SIN)
Source: Blanca Seaclear