Sail Training International

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The Tall Ships Races 2016: Festivities, Prizes and Parades

The Tall Ships Races 2016: Festivities, Prizes and Parades

The first two days of the Tall Ships Races 2016 in Lisbon have been a huge success. Massive crowds of spectators and trainees alike gathered in the bright sunshine to check out the international fleet of Tall and Small Ships....

The Tall Ships Races 2016: The Fleet has Arrived in Spirited Lisbon

The Tall Ships Races 2016: The Fleet has Arrived in Spirited Lisbon

Celebrations have begun today (Friday 22 July) in this warm, friendly and multicultural city, which opens its arms to welcome the international fleet for the seventh time....

Race Report 9:  Vessels Arrive in Lisbon and Crews Share Experiences

Race Report 9: Vessels Arrive in Lisbon and Crews Share Experiences

Crews in The Tall Ships Races 2016 are trading tales of whale spotting, wave height, too much wind and lack of wind, as they start to arrive in Lisbon, Portugal. ...

Race Report 8: Spaniel is First to Cross the Finish line

Race Report 8: Spaniel is First to Cross the Finish line

Spaniel (Latvia) was the first vessel to cross the finish line off Lisbon at 21:59:15 yesterday (Tuesday 19 July) (with Ocean Spirit of Moray (UK) just two hours behind her after nearly a week of racing....