THE CETACEANS REGATTA

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9-9-2017

Created in 2000 by an international agreement between Italy - France and the Principality of Monaco, the Sanctuary or Cetaceans is a protected zone that extends ofer anarea of apprximately 100.000 km2. Within it live dolphins, whales and sperm whales. 

 

The regatta is an event, which includes sport, culture, environment and entertainment, aiming at focusing attention on the natural resources of our ecosystems through school and sport activity. It is complemented by a graphic contest open to all European schools which enables every year approximately 100 students (from kindergartens to high schools) to see marine mammals in their habitat directly from the sail boats.
 

The regatta provides for three different types of routes all starting from Viareggio.
 
Please find here the schedule:
 
 
Friday, March 31 to Sunday April 2
ACT1 Regatta of  Wales - .(Marina di Carrara-Tino-Giraglia-Marina di Carrara).
 
Friday March 31
17.30 h. - Departure Open class - ORC - IRC. Deep-Sea Route - Marina di Carrara-Tino-Giraglia-Marina di Carrara.
 
Saturday April 1
The Dolphins route
at 12:00 am - Departure regatta, Costal route - Marina di Carrara -Tino - Marina di Massa - Marina di Carrara (20nm).
 
Sunday April 2
The Dolphins route
at 12:00 am -  Departure regatta, Costal route - Marina di Carrara -Tino - Marina di Massa - Marina di Carrara (20nm).
 
Saturday May 12 and Sunday May 13
at 10:00 am - Departure RDC ACT2 - Route of the Wales Viareggio-Capraia and return in the following day.
 
Saturday September 9
at 12:00 am - Departure RDC ACT3 - Route of the Parks, Viareggio-La Spezia and return in the same day.

 

THE CETACEANS REGATTA
Viareggio, harbour
2017 March 31 / April 2, May 12 / 13, September 9
Paid registration for boats

More information

Circolo Vela Mare
c/o Centro Polo, via L. Repaci 1
www.circolovelamare.it
Tel. +39 333 5803068 -  info@circolovelamare.it 

IAT di valenza sovracomunale
Viale Carducci, 10 - Viareggio
www.luccaturismo.it
tel. 0584 962233 - info@luccaturismo.it