For the second year in a row, a unique event will be held in Varna, namely the National Forum “Sailing in the Black Sea”. Although postponed due to the epidemic situation with KOVID-19, it will be held on June 27, 2020 (Saturday), in the hall AULA of the University of Economics-Varna from 13:00 to 18:00!
The forum is aimed at the general public and is suitable for everyone, with the focus this year on maritime culture among young people and the opportunities of sailing such as sports, profession, hobby, therapy, and ecological sailing in the Black Sea.
What is new this year is that the lecturers will discuss maritime topics in five discussion panels, including prominent sailors and owners of sailing yachts from Varna, Bourgas, Balchik and Sozopol; the organizers of keel yacht regattas in Bulgaria; the jury of the essay competition on “Marine Culture – what is it?”. Special guest speakers are the leading representatives of the State Enterprise “Port Infrastructure” (A. Zaburtov), the Executive Agency of the Maritime Administration (J. Petrov), and the Port of Varna EAD (T. Todorov). The Mayor of Varna, Mr. Ivan Portnih, has been invited to the official opening of the Forum. Cor Caroli Sailing Academy invites all sea lovers to attend the Forum, and in addition to having the opportunity to ask questions and talk to the speakers, they can participate in the draw for a gift voucher “Sailing Course” by registering on the site, from where to get more information about the full program of the Forum: www.corcarolisailing.org/forum_2020. Admission is free!
During the Forum, all anti-epidemic measures will be strictly observed, as the audience will be up to 50% of the capacity of the Hall and a distance of 1.5 m per person, and people will not be allowed without masks or helmets. The second edition of the National Forum “SAILING IN THE BLACK SEA” is organized by the SAILING ACADEMY COR CAROLI, in partnership with the University of Economics-Varna, DP “PORT INFRASTRUCTURE, MUSSALA – INSURANCE BROKER, Hotel & Casino “Black sea”, MY POS, TOTAL E&P BULGARIA BV, IV Ceilings, Bon Marine, BLACK SEA YACHTING and the Association for Smart Growth.
Every year the Forum will be held in different cities, and in the current 2020 starts in Varna on the occasion of the celebrations of the 100th anniversary of the University of Economics-Varna, and in the coming years will be in Burgas and Sofia.
Source and photo: Cor Caroli Sailing Academy