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Atlantic Challenge in Russia first time ever!

Atlantic Challenge International Contest of Seamanship in St. Petersburg in August 2021

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!


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