The new sailing project, organized by Sailing Academy of Saint Petersburg Yacht Club and Real Club Nautico de Valencia, with the support of Honorary Consul of the Russian Federation in Valenica Region and AMICS Association, will take place on March 7-11, 2018 in the premises of Valencia Training Center.
Five teams under the Russian flags participated in the competition: Vladimir Prosikhin’s NIKA, Igor Rytov’s RUSSIAN BOGATYRS, Yury Morozov’s RUSSOTRANS, Oleg Evdokimenko’s KOTYARA, and Leonid Altukhov’s RUS 294. Anatoly Karachinsky’s PATH raced under the flag of Monaco.
According to the results of the competition, the crew of Saint Petersburg Yacht Club under the leadership of Anna Basalkina won a bronze medal, and Vladimir Lipavsky’s OST LEGAL SAILING team shared the fifth place.
The third event of the largest series of regattas for children and youth “Optimists of the Northern Capital. The Gazprom Cup” 2017 finished in Sovetsky settlement near Vyborg on the 23rd of July.