Awaiting the start of the “2019 State Championship for Keel Yachts” .

A little bit later today, applications for participation in the “2019 State Championship for Keel Yachts” start at the regatta office (Lighthouse Bar on the 2nd floor in the building of YC Port Varna) from 16:00 to 20:00 pm, which will continue tomorrow at 09:00. until 10:00 am. The regatta will be held on the days of September 12-15 in the waters of Varna Bay. It’s organized by the Bulgarian Sailing Federation with hosts Pontos Sailing Club and Black Sea-Breeze Sports Club. The regatta is performed with the kind assistance of MU-Varna. Participants will compete in IRC and ORC classes. The crew of Varna Medical University will participate in competitions with the sailing yacht “Hygeia”.

September 13th is the first racing day in which crews of more than 25 boats are expected to compete on the water route. The races scheduled for this day are of the type “windward/leeward”. During the second race day (September 14), participants will have the opportunity to show their skills during the longest racing distance of 30 miles, which will include different wind courses. An interesting accompanying social program will be held between 12 am and 18 pm the same day. Guests will be able to get acquainted with the specifics of sailing in the formed fan zone. Training videos, sailboat and skipper interviews, as well as videos from the previous race day will be broadcast. Live sports commentary on past races will also be made.

 Race program:

Thursday, September 12, 2019

16:00 pm – 20:00 pm Acceptance of requests and measurement.

Friday, 13/09/2019

09:00-10:00 h Acceptance of requests and measurement.
/ The measurement can be extended up to 10.30 am /

10.00 h. Technical conference.

12.00 h. Racing type “windward/leeward”.

Saturday, 14/09/2019

09.30 h. Sea race.

Sunday, 09/15/2019

10.30 h. Racing type “windward/leeward”.

As soon as possible after the end of the protest time – Prize winners and closing of the regatta.
No warning will be given after 15:00 pm on the last racing day.

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