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Sailboat Racing And Regattas

Sailboat racing

Would you like to learn more about sailboat racing and regattas? If yes, check out this blog post and get all the neccesary info.


Sailing photography: Interview with Carlo Borlenghi

Sailing Photography

Meet Carlo Borlenghi, amazing Italian photographer.


Top 7 Fall Regattas in Croatia

Regattas, sailing race, sailing yachts

Participate in the competition or watch the sailors compete in one of the popular regattas in Croatia.


16 Most Prestigious Regattas in the World (2/2)

The second part of the world’s acclaimed sailing races list.


16 Most Prestigious Regattas in the World (part 1/2)

Regatta

We prepared an extensive list of the world’s renowned sailing races that spark an interest of both leisure and professional sailors.


Multiple Parties for Just One Regatta

Here is a story about everything but ordinary regatta that takes place between the Croatian islands of Dugi Otok, Ugljan and Pašman – Gladuša. The special thing about this small but interesting regatta is that there are live concerts and parties the night before the race. It is also a very traditional regatta so you won’t miss the traditional march Tovareća mužika or Donkey’s music.


Sailing with My Friends

My friends and I participated in the very first regatta of 2016 in Croatia. The race took place in the town of Biograd. Due to bad weather, only a handful of other participants appeared, but we had great fun nevertheless. Read about our adventure!


Mrduja Regatta

Mrduja Regatta

Mrduja Regatta is the oldest and second biggest regatta in Croatia. It takes place in the first weekend in October, signifying the end of summer and marking the beginning of the racing season. The regatta starts from Split, passes between the islands of Brač and Hvar and then turns back. The winner of the 84th edition was Mate Arapov, but, when it comes to Mrduja, it is not that much about competing as it is about participating and preserving the tradition.


Starting and Ending a Year with a Regatta

Regatta

If you are a sailor and you are spending the end of a year on the Croatian coast, the best way to do so is, of course, by sailing. There is a Christmas regatta that takes place annually and starts from the nautical center, Biograd, with its race course taking the competitors all the way to the town of Zadar. In 2015, the Christmas regatta had a special charity nature. If you are ending the year on the race course, you might as well start the new one under sails. Every year, Biograd organizes St. Anastasia Regatta (regata Sv. Stošije). It’s one one of the most relevant regattas in Croatia and one which guarantees an incredible racing experience!


St Nicholas: Busy Weekend for Croatian Sailors

St Nicholas

St Nicholas’ Day is a busy day on the Croatian coast, especially if it falls on a weekend. St Nicholas is the patron saint of sailors, seafarers and fishermen, which is why many sailing events are organized in his honor across the Adriatic. Some of the most interesting events include the 16th edition of Šibenik Regatta, St Nicholas’ Regatta in Biograd and one of the same name in Split. These races attract the best Croatian sailors and are some of the most demanding regattas in the Adriatic.


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