The regatta, which is a part of the Melges 24 Croatian Sailing Series competition, took place from 7th to 9th of May, 2021
The second of five regattas from the aforesaid Melges 24 monotype series took place from 7th to 9th of May 2021. ACI Club d.d., the primary sponsor of the regatta, provided the entire necessary infrastructure to serve the regatta at ACI Marina Opatija.
The “Two Lions Challenge” regatta was organized by the Yacht Club Croatia for the Melges 24 Class. The regatta took place in Icici from the 7th to the 9th of May with seven sailboats from Croatia, Italy, Slovenia, and Hungary. By running the “Two Lions Challenge” Regatta, the Yacht Club Croatia supported the new Croatian Melges 24 Class Association founded within the Croatian Sailing Federation.
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The Yacht Club Croatia operates within ACI Marina Opatija in Icici. The Club’s programme includes sailing for kids aged between eight and eighteen in the Optimist, Laser and 49 classes, whereas the seniors sail on larger sailboats. The Yacht Club Croatia has run four regattas – the ACI Cup Optimist, Susak For Two, the Omisalj Regatta and Two Lions Challenge.