Atlantic Challenge in Russia first time ever!
The next regular Atlantic Challenge International Contest was scheduled for 2020, but due to the pandemic
outbreak the event had to be postponed for a year. Everything except the dates stays the same! In August 2021 Atlantic Challenge International
Contest of Seamanship is going to take place in St. Petersburg, Russia for the first time ever!
The details will be known later, but the organisers are trying their best to ensure the key events of the Contest (opening ceremony, rowing race and award ceremony) take place in the best spots and become important city-wide festival. The Contest will have 7 racing days. The races will take place the Gulf of Finland.
Three Russian crews are getting ready to participate in the Contest: Dignite Racing Team, Sailing Academy of St. Petersburg Yacht Club and Atlantic Challenge Russia Shtandart.
St. Petersburg Yacht Club confirmed its readiness to act as a host for the Contest 2021. The project will be included into the programme for development of sailing sports for children and youth in collaboration with the city administration and Gazprom, PJSC.
General summary of the Contest agenda you can find in the official presentation (download).
We are waiting for you at the Atlantic Challenge International in St. Petersburg in August 2021!