Rick has sailed several IODA Optimist European and World Championships coached by Pim. After sailing in the Optimist Rick continued in the Laser 4.7, Laser Radial & Laser Standard in which he has been consistently a part of the National teams or National Youth teams.
Rick is now studying as a Maritime officier and coaching a lot. He is responsible for coaching the Dutch Optimist National Youth Team together with Demi.
Facts about Rick Spelde -
- Optimist Dutch National Team Coach
- Team Manager NED Optimist Worlds team at IODA Optimist Worlds POL 2015
- Team Manager NED Optimist Europeans team at IODA Optimist Europeans GBR 2015