The only representatives of the Turkish Riviera determined to measure strength and experience in the Rolex Middle Sea race 2019 …….

Our media were searched by the Turkish team Linea Rossa for their participation in the 40th edition of the Rolex Middle Sea Race. We were pleasantly surprised by their email, for which we thank you. It’s nice to know that your work has been evaluated by another neighboring country. We would like to bring to your attention the information that the team sent us:

LINEA ROSSA IN ROLEX MIDDLE SEA RACE MALTA
OUR TEAM LINEA ROSSA WILL BE LEAVING TO ATTEND ROLEX MIDDLE SEA RACE FROM SEFERIHISAR TEOS MARINA…
Royal Malta Yacht Club organized a tough competition sponsored by Rolex and this event is known to be the Mediterranean’s most popular offshore racing worldwide. Many ambitious and known athletes will be competing against each other. Also, the competition is celebrating its 40th year and the event is expecting nearly 120 sailing boats and 1200 of a sportsman to attend to compete. Our Team Linea Rossa will compete in this challenging race both in the categories of IRC 5 and in the Double Handed where two-seater crews are also evaluated. On Saturday the October 19th at noontime, the start will be given at the Malta Valletta Grand Harbor on a route of about 600 miles. Team Linea Rossa will be represented by Onur Tok and Tugrul Elbirler who will be racing for the first time in the two-person class category to develop their experiences about offshore racing. LINEA ROSSA is aiming to attend the Tokyo Olympics in 2024 in the category of offshore sailing. This category will be also the first time competition class for the Olympics. ”

Source: www.teamlinearossa.com –Team Linea Rossa
Pictures: Team Linea Rossa