- Fraglia Vela Riva
- Italy (Riva del Garda)
The sailing boat for the record was the Optimist, a small, single-handed sailing dinghy intended for use by children up to the age of 15.
Youngsters aged from the age of 9 to14 years old, coming from 27 different countries took place in the regatta. Naturally Italy has the largest representation with 332 entrants followed by Germany with 235 and Denmark 69. Others have come from as far away as Australia, Bermuda and The U.S. with 22 participants.