Racers reception will be held at Marina Deportiva de Alicante on Monday 27 of August 2018.
Next day we will start our training program ( Fast Sailing Tips, Nav Software, Performance Enhancing & Analysis, Sleep Managing, Safety, Maneuvers, Boat Managing, Celestial Nav), sailing to the Strait of Gibraltar and then to the starting port at Mazagón (Huelva). We start sailing since you are on board enjoying the program until Race starts 1 of November.
Racers reception will be held at San Sebastian de la Gomera on Saturday 17 of November.
As soon as you come on board we will start the Training Program, sailing the Canary Islands Archipelago, and getting ready everything for Racing Start to La Habana, Cuba.
LEG ONE SCHEDULE
LEG TWO SCHEDULE (coming soon)
(Dates are approximate and will be confirmed by regatta organization)
THURSDAY 30 AUGUST – FRIDAY 31 SEPTEMBER 2018:
Race Registration, Safety Inspection, Measuring, Rating, Tracker Installation
SATURDAY 1 SEPTEMBER 2018:
Skipper’s Briefing & Race Instructions.
Start The Colombus Route, Leg 1: Oceanic Race Huelva – La Gomera
SATURDAY 8 – SUNDAY 9 SEPTEMBER 2018:
Prize Giving Ceremony San Sebastián de la Gomera
Social Events: complete program must be confirmed by the event organization prior to start.
Time is coming for crews all over Europe to arrive the Canary Islands to carry out the last preparations before the Atlantic Crossing towards the Caribbean. The Canary Archipelago offers perfect conditions for ocean sailing, blended with its natural and cultural richness which makes it unique. Enjoy the Canaries aboard VELOX, sail and discover the emotion of Trade Winds, letting you guide by your sensations in an archipelago sculpted by Wind, Ocean and Fire.
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