Calm start

Yesterday in the waters of the “St. Petersburg was launched and headed for Kronstadt participants XXIII the Saint-Petersburg sailing week (sppn) and the championship of Russia in the national cruising racing yacht class “L-6”.

The morning fell on the city, summer heat is accompanied by total absence of wind. A welcome breeze came only in the afternoon gradually increasing: 15:00 the winds began to pick up in 6-8 knots.

At the start there were 33 crew from St. Petersburg and other regions of Russia, as well as the crew from Finland. Yacht biggest largest groups of “L-6 of 13–year-pennants, at the same time take part in the championship of Russia.

You can track location of the yacht, account wialon the link Login: Sailing week, Password: 123456.

Programme of the event:

August 10 – St. Petersburg- Kotlin island.

August 10-11 – the island Kotlin – Sosnovy Bor.

August 12 – Sosnovy Bor – island of Hogland.

August 13 – race around O. Hogland.

August 14 – island of Hogland – Vyborg.

August 15 – port race in the waters of the Gulf of Vyborg.

August 16 – Vyborg – Primorsk.

August 17 – port race in Bjorkezund Strait.

August 17-18 – Primorsk – Kronstadt.

The press service of the XXIII St. Petersburg sailing week.

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