Dear ILCA International Contact:
Please inform your sailors and coaches that the applications are now being accepted for the ILCA 6 (Radial) Men’s & Women’s World Championships at Houston Yacht Club in Shoreacres, Texas, USA.
Thank you all for your patience as we monitored the travel restrictions and adjusted accordingly.

Further information and event details are available on the event websites:

2021 ILCA Radial Women’s World Championship

2021 ILCA Radial Men’s World Championship

Important Dates

  • Applications open:  15 June 2021, 00:01 US Central Time
  • Close of applications for country approval and ranking:  14 July 2021, 23:59 US Central Time
  • First round of entry offers:   21 July 2021, 00:01 US Central Time
  • Open for Late applications:  22 July 2021, 00:01 US Central Time
  • Entry Closing Date: 09 Sept 2021, 23:59 US Central Time


COVID-19 Notice
It is the intention and goal of the organizing authority to hold this event as scheduled. As everyone can recognize, the COVID-19 pandemic is ongoing and many travel restrictions have been in place for some time. Although the latest information received indicates improvements, the situation remains dynamic. Neither ILCA nor the event host can guarantee entry into the country for any competitor. It is up to each potential competitor to evaluate his or her personal situation and make logistical and financial decisions about their ability to participate and the possible risks involved.

Specified in the Notice of Race: After entry applications are opened and until the start of the event the organizing authority will monitor the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic or other potential disruptions to the event and, having regard for the health and safety of all participants as well as any government travel restrictions or government mandated conditions on gatherings that affect participation in or conduct of the event, may at its sole discretion:

– Postpone or cancel the event,
– Change the status of the event from a World Championship to an International Regatta,
– Alter the maximum number of entries,
– Reduce a country’s allocated number of places,
– Make any other decision deemed necessary in the circumstances.

 Please check the ILCA event website regularly for further updates as more information becomes available.
Best regards,


International Laser Class Association