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Slow Progress and Challenging Strategies Continue for Race 3

Slow Progress and Challenging Strategies Continue for Race 3

The fleet remain split into three groups in the SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta Race Three. Adornate (Romania) has done well overnight with the southern strategy and is now heading NW in order to try to consolidate her advantage. ...

Race Report 1: Fluky Winds and Bold Moves

Race Report 1: Fluky Winds and Bold Moves

Frustrating calms and light fluky headwinds will have meant that Captains, navigators and crews will have been working hard all last night in order to make the small amount of headway that they have achieved towards the finish line off Varna. ...

SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2016 Sochi: Saying Farewell to Russia and Racing to Bulgaria

SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2016 Sochi: Saying Farewell to Russia and Racing to Bulgaria

Race Three of the SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta got underway at 16:00 (local) today...

SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2016 Sochi: Rewarding Teamwork and International Friendship

SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2016 Sochi: Rewarding Teamwork and International Friendship

Today (Saturday 24 September), there was a welcome break from the stormy weather in Sochi – the third port of the SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2016. This gave cadets, trainees and crew members the chance to take part in the Crew Parade and then celebrate at the prestigious Prize Giving Ceremony, which included a visit from a very special guest. Which ships took home the prizes? Keep reading to find out…...