The Riviera Nayarit is one of the exclusive venues that have hosted the Optimist North American Championships (OPTINAM); this year’s event marks the third time it has been held in Mexico.
The International Optimist Dinghy Association (IODA) decided that Mexico would host the event this year, so the Mexican Sailing Federation (FMV, by its acronym in Spanish) didn’t think twice about choosing the Riviera Nayarit for its ample infrastructure and its natural bounty.
“The venues are chosen two years ahead of time, with proposals being presented and then a winner decided upon. This was a special case because . . .