Strategy and Tactic

Philipp and Julian Autenrieth: "The best tactic and strategy decide the outcome, while the boat and the conditions are more or less the same for everyone.  Whoever can make the best out of these conditions, wins."


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Golden Optimist - Kiel Schilksee

Mic Mohr wins all races at "Goldenen Opti" in 2019!

Goldener Optimist 2019

Mic: "You have to sail with the shifts ...". His recipe for success opened, he drove with 6 day victories unchallenged to overall victory. In the past few years, the 15-year-old has already won everything there was to win at important regattas in Germany. Now he got the last remaining crown. At the Golden Opti at Kiel Schilksee, the largest German Optimist regatta, he prevailed in a sovereign manner against the 208 competitors. With this victory, he follows in the footsteps of his brother Roko, who received the trophy in Kiel in 2016.
Source: © Report in Kieler Nachrichten Segelsport; Photo © 

50 years - Anniversary 2018

The „Golden Optimist“ is one of the biggest ranking regatta of Optimist A class in Germany. The best sailors from all over Germany meet in Kiel-Schilksee. This tradition regatta was shot for the first time in 1968 and is internationally oriented again since 2007. Thus, the European and German sailors have a chance to compete. At the same time also held the races at the Silver Optimist - Class B. The crowd is great, in the year 2015: e.g. 271 Optimist A sailors and 103 Optimist B sailors from the following nations were reported: GER, DEN, NED, BEL, POL, RUS, SUI.
In the anniversary year 2018, the number of registrations was increased to a total of 500 participants, an enormous achievement of the organizers of the TSV!

Golden Optimist - brisk westerly wind with 7 Bft

Prize giving

The Düsseldorf Cecimo Zahn (14 points) was due to its constant series the nose cone just before the Mecklenburg Roko Mohr (16 pts.). The Dutchman Teun in de Maur (20) finished in 3rd place in the gold fleet. In the group of B-Optimists Dominik Sliwinskis from Poland were clearly set the tone, he won three of his five races. But when winners were actually all feel, who had defied the tough conditions on Saturday. the strapping West wind swept with seven (bft.) wind forces and still stronger wind gusts over the field, thick rain clouds opened to deliver nusty showers. (Excerpt from Kieler Nachrichten, Jens Kunkel). See the complete results here at TSV Schilksee.

Strong wind with 7 Bft.
International - BEL and NED
Optimist fleet

Prize giving ceremony - including CDs from Tactical Sailing

Attractive prices - Golden and Silver Optimist trophy
Tactical Sailing as a special prize

The award ceremony, there were special prizes. The CDs with the computer game "Tactical Sailing" were presented by the manager of TSV to participants. The interactive "Game Against the Wind" can now also work out "in the dry" the lucky winners. For the next race, you can learn by playing tactical knowledge.

Prize giving CDs of
Tactical Sailing
A Game Against the Wind

Sailing department of TSV Schilksee, click here

Bildquellen: TSV Schilksee, Goldener Opti: Carsten Wehde