Today, March 8th was the first day of the OptiOrange Valencia 2019, an international Optimist class regatta organized by the Real Club Náutico de Valencia and the Saint Petersburg Yacht Club.
Less than 10 days left to start of the second edition of the OptiOrange Valencia regatta to be held in El Real Club Náutico Valencia 7th to 10th March 2019. Organized by the St.Petersburg Yacht Club and El Real Club Náutico Valencia OptiOrange was successfully inaugurated in 2018 and for the second edition the entry list have grown twice. The mascot of the competition will be Naranjito.
St.Petersburg Yacht Club events are always complemented by volunteers. They played crucial role in big events organization of the Sailing Academy, Historical shipyard “Poltava” as well. All the largest Club’s events, such as Extreme Sailing Series, Nord Stream Race, World Match Racing Tour и Sailing Champion League have always relayed much on volunteers’ assistance.
August 1 in Dannish city of Aarhus was held a significant event for the Russian sail. At the annual meeting of the international Association of Windsurfing RS:X Russia, specifically the St. Petersburg Yacht club, received the right to host the world championship 2019 in the Olympic class RS:X.
The second in a row OptiOrange Valencia regatta, organized by the Sailing Academy of Saint Petersburg Yacht Club will take place March 7-11, 2019 on the basis of Valencia Training Center.
On the 14th of September, one of the phases of Kitefoiling World Championship finished at the Island of Pingtan. The Russian star of this sailing sport, multiple European and World Champion, nominee of the global award Sailor of the Year, sportswoman of Sailing Academy Elena Kalinina won in the women’s ranking.
Today, on the 2nd of July, at 15.22, the third leg Stockholm-Helsinki of the largest Baltic offshore race - Nord Stream Race - ended with a sensational victory of the Danish team.
Saint Petersburg Yacht Club, the publishing house “Kommersant”, and the Megafon Company invite the inhabitants and visitors of Saint Petersburg to the evening sailing regattas, and not only as viewers: anyone interested can take part in the races on yachts.