Competitor’s reception will be held at Royal Malta Yacht Club on Tuesday 15 October 2018, 17:00 h.
During the next 4 days we will enjoy the training program while sailing the mithical waters of Malta, with the surrounded islands of Gozo, Comino and Fifla. During the 17th of October we will be in the Coastal Race, which is part of the Rolex Middle Sea Race, as a warm up race for competitors.
(Dates are approximate and will be confirmed by regatta organization)
TUESDAY 15 OCTOBER 2018 – Royal Malta Yacht Club:
– 17:00 Reception Velox Sailing
WENDSDAY 16 OCTOBER 2018:
10:50 Start Trainings RMSR.
THURSDAY 17 OCTOBER
10:00 – 19:00. The Rolex Middle Sea Race Coastal Race gives competitors the opportunity to familiarize themselves with local waters. The race follows one of four courses around Malta, Gozo, Comino or Fifla.
FRIDAY 18 OCTOBER 2018
11:00 – 17:00 Trainings RMSR
21:00 – 01:00. The Rolex Middle Sea Race Crew Party is highlight of the week leading up to the race. Unwind before the race at the party of the year.
SATURDAY 19 OCTOBER 2018
SUNDAY 20 OCTOBER 2018
11:00 – 12:30. The race starts in Malta’s spectacular Grand Harbour. A series of starts which may be watched from any of Valletta’s fortifications create a sight worth waiting for.
SUNDAY 27 OCTOBER 2018
12:00 – 15:00. The Prize Giving Ceremony for the Rolex Middle Sea Race closes the event in a grand historic location.
Social Events: complete program must be confirmed by the event organization prior to start.
If you are thinking to sail across the Atlantic, you should know that we will Race in the Route of Columbus, from La Gomera (Canary Island) to La Habana (Cuba). THE COLUMBUS ROUTE.
Sail with our Fast Pogo 12.50, VELOX, towards the Caribbean Island of Cuba.