Best Wishes for Happy Holidays from all the Staff of Fraglia Vela Malcesine

Best Wishes for Happy Holidays from all the Staff of Fraglia Vela Malcesine!

Fraglia Vela Malcesine’s 2023 season has come to a close, and we are excited to share the amazing accomplishments and successes we have achieved this year! In this newsletter you will find an incredible summary of the season just ended.

Regattas held in Fraglia Vela Malcesine in 2023
20 regattas organized over the course of the year for 84 days of racing, 205 water races held and over 2,200 athletes registered!
22,500 total attendance that passed through our club during those days taking advantage of the refreshment point and services offered.

Competitive Teams of Fraglia Vela Malcesine

4 competitive teams with a total of 50 students who traveled between Italy and Europe during the season, covering a combined total of 90,000 km with their vans.
There were 11 OPTIMIST trips, 10 ILCA trips and 7 for the Techno293 and IqFoil team.

Athletes of Fraglia Vela Malcesine

20 members honored for distinguishing themselves during the year between Italian, Mediterranean, European and World Championships of which 12 gold medals of FVM members joined the Golden Roll of the Club.

Sofia Bommartini
 > European Championship Nations Cup OPTIMIST, Salonicco
Matteo Celon > World Championship MELGES32, Riva del Garda | European Championship 12m S.I., Cannes | European Championship ClubSwan50, Minorca | Les Voiles de Saint Tropez 12m S.I., Cannes
Pietro Gainelli > President Cup U14 RSFeva, Riva del Garda
Maddalena Lombardi > Italian Championship Techno293 U17 Femminile, Arzachena
Manuel Modena > European Championship 12m S.I., Cannes
Samuel Naldi > Italian Championship RS21, Riva del Garda | Mediterrean Championship ORC, Sorrento | Italian Championship ORC, Marina di Carrara
Pietro Parisi > European Championship UFO22, Malcesine | Italian Championship UFO22, Sarnico
Dimitri Peroni > CICO ILCA7, Ancona
Manuel Vos Henk > Youth Championship Mono ILCA6 U17, Ravenna

Matteo Barison 
> World Championship Corinthian RS21, Porto Rotondo
Roberto Benamati > World Championship Grand Grand Master FINN, Campione sul Garda
Giorgia Bertuzzi > European Championship 49erFX, Vilamoura POR
Carlo Maria Benco > Italian Championship RS21, Riva del Garda
Nicholas Dal Ferro > Italian Championship RS21, Riva del Garda
Bianca Marchesini > Presidente Cup U14 RSFeva, Riva del Garda
Annalie Meoni > Cadetti Cup OPTIMIST, Ravenna
Filippo Togni > World Championship Melges32, Riva del Garda | CampionatoMondiale 5.5 Classic, Porto Cervo
Manuel Vos Henk > Italian Championship Assoluto ILCA6 Maschile, Ancona

Simone Salvà (End of 2022) > World Championship Moth, Buenos Aires ARG
Matteo Barison > World Championship MELGES32, Riva del Garda
Vittoria Brighenti > Italian Championship Youth Techno293 U15 Female, Ravenna
Nicholas Dal Ferro > Italian Championship J70, Lerici
Pietro Parisi > talian Championship ASSO99, Acquafresca
Tommaso Pavan > talian Championship J70, Lerici

Italian and Foreign Trainings and Guests.
1,123 athletes from 35 different nations of the world who, came to train at FVM with an average stay of 11 days. Total attendance during the year 7,766!

Sailing School Children and Youth

290 children were initiated into our sport this year, with a total of 160 Sailing courses and 92 Windsurfing courses for the younger ones. All carried out in 10 weeks with a total of 350 hours on the water. 32, on the other hand, were the Youth courses held over 9 weeks and with a total of 140 hours on the water.

Adult and Private Sailing School

720 students took to the water including: private lessons with 330 students in 665 hours, Sailings with Skipper and a total of 170 people on board divided into 149 hours, 6 Team Building groups for 83 guests who in a total of 35 hours gained experience aboard our boats, and last but not least, 615 hours of Professional Coaching for 136 sailors and windsurfers.

FVM Sports Activities: Rental and Gymnasium

In its first year, the FVM Water Center rental, with a combined total of 380 hours of water activities, ended the season with 189 rentals including dinghies, windsurfs, sup and kayaks.In 298 days of annual operation of the FVM GYM gymnasium, 10,538 accesses were recorded!

We are preparing for an incredible new 2024 season!!!