Split hosts the European Championship in the Star class
Sailing club Mornar from Split is the host of the European Championship in the Star class from May 26 to 29. Among the more than 30 registered crews from 13 countries are many great sailors who have won Olympic medals and participated in major regattas such as America's Cup and Volvo Ocean Race, and in Split there are six Croatian crews, including a silver from Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro Tonči Stipanović, then Marin Mišura and Tonko Barač who were one step closer to a medal at the 2019 World Championships in Porto Cervo. There is also Mate Arapov with flockist Ante Šitić, Marko Marinović and Nikola Akrap, Lovre and Mladen Perhat and Toma Višić and Mario Lulić. Among the foreign crews, it is worth mentioning the bronze French Olympian Xavier Rohart, who is one of the world's best sailors in Star class, the American Augie Diaz, the German Hubert Merkelbach.