Odesa port will host the traditional sailing regatta, timed to coincide with the Independence Day of Ukraine soon

Category: Port
Published on Wednesday, 19 August 2020 14:12
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In August, 21-26, in the waters of the Odesa Gulf and beyond, the Black Sea Cup 2020 sailing regatta races, timed to coincide with the Independence Day of Ukraine, will be held.


According to the chairman of the Odesa Regional Sailing Federation Sergei Cherviakov, three dozen teams have submitted applications for participation in the regatta from Odesa, Dnipro, Yuzhniy, Chornomorsk and Sergeevka. They include yachts of Odesa port. Crafts with nonresident registration will arrive at the port of Odesa on Friday 21, August. The official registration of participants will take place until 18:00. On the same day, night races to Berezan Island and in the opposite direction will start.


Inshore (along the coast) and offshore (with access to the open sea) races will be held every day. Following their results, the winners in groups in accordance with the class of yachts, as well as the winners in absolute speed and in the best calculated time will be determined.


The grand opening of the regatta will take place on August 24 at 11 o'clock at the berth No.17 of Odesa port (passenger terminal, St. Nicholas Church). The results of the competition will be announced on August 26. The winners and prize-winners of the regatta will be awarded with cups, medals and honorary diplomas.


Odesa Sea Port Authority