Niki Blässar’s sailing season 2013

Published on 13.11.2013 13:29

Promising Battery Energy Drink athlete Niki Blässar is now starting the preparations for the next summer. After a successful competition season Niki and her team have moved their equipment to Las Palmas, Spain where they will be training in December, January and February. Later in 2014 spring, the training camp moves to Lake Garda in Italy just before the World Cup events in Palma de Mallorca and Hyeres.

Niki’s performance in Laser Radial Women’s European Championships in Ireland was on point. Sailing with the best competitors in the world in challenging conditions was a learning experience for Niki, who was able to sail herself in the gold fleet, which is the highest level of competition. Niki finished 29th in the European Championships and her speed is improving with big steps.

After that  the 2013-2014 Finnish Youth Sailing team was announced, Niki Blässar being one of the selected athletes. The team consist of 16 to 22-year-old athletes who have the potential and drive to reach the highest level in sailing. Congratulations Niki.