eurilca solidarity programme

2023 Edition – Application open

Application is now open for our sixth Solidarity Programme to be held at the 2023 ILCA 4 Youth European Championships in Cadiz, Spain, from 15-22 April 2023.

All interested sailors must fill and send us the following application form to be considered;

EurILCA’s Solidarity Programme was first released in 2018 during the Laser 4.7 Youth Europeans in Patras, Greece, and then subsequently repeated in 2019 to 2022 at the EurILCA 4 Youth Europeans in Hyeres, Vilamoura, Travemunde and Dziwnow.

This programme is intended to help youth sailors from European countries with low participation to join our ILCA 4 Youth European championships. The Solidarity Programme is offering selected sailors with free entry fee, coach by Olympic sailors on the water and shore, and cloth sponsoring.

If you have any questions about the Programme or how to apply please contact Ms. Burcu Algon Giorgianni at

Ms. Burcu is EurILCA’s Solidarity Programme’s manager and will decide who to accept on the programme, based on your country’s quota and other subjects.

EurILCA’s Solidarity Programme’s is kindly supported by Rooster Sailing, SailCoach and Charter Boat.


The EurILCA Team

Solidarity Programme – Five years in a row

The fifth edition of our Solidarity Programme successfully concluded at the 2022 EurILCA 4 Youth European Championships in Dziwnow, Poland. This is a programme where every year selected sailors from European countries with low participation on our main events are invited to join this main youth competition.

Kindly Sponsored by

2022 Dziwnow, Poland

2021 Travemunde, Germany

Solidarity Programme - Previous Editions

2020 Vilamoura, Portugal
2019 Hyeres, France
2018 Patras, Greece