15% DISCOUNT BARCOLANA INTERNATIONAL SAILING REGATTA
02.- 09. OCTOBER 2017
Barcolana is a major sailing spectacle with thousands of sailing boats filling the gulf of Trieste on the second Sunday in October.
ABOUT BARCOLANA REGATTA
The Barcolana is one of the most crowded regattas in the world.
Thanks to its particular formula, the Barcolana is a unique event on the international sailing stage: on the same starting line expert sailors and sailing lovers race side by side on boats of different sizes divided into several divisions according to their overall length.
The race takes place on a 15-mile four-sided, fixed mark course. The starting line is between the Miramare Castle and the seat of the Società Velica di Barcola e Grignano and for the first time in 2014 the finish line will be in the waters just off Piazza Unita d´Italia.
Over the years the route has undergone several changes and for many years one buoy has floated in Slovenian waters.
The Barcolana is not an event for sailors only, but it involves the whole city of Trieste attracting tourists from abroad. Every year about 25,000 sailors take part in the race and more than 250,000 spectators watch the Barcolana from...