Tomorrow we start. Are you ready? VELAFestival is waiting for you!


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Tomorrow, Thursday, May 5, the Tag Heuer VELAFestival 2016, the only sailing and sea festival in Italy, will start in Santa Margherita Ligure. Until Sunday, May 8, for four days of fun and passion, the delightful village of Tigullio will be the capital of the sea and the most beautiful boats in the Mediterranean. So many reasons to be there: admission is free; from morning to evening, all four days of the event, you can watch live shows with interviews and stories from the many great sailors coming to the VELAFestival; on Saturday 7 you can watch the VELA Cup, the great sailing event of the VELAFestival, which is already the most crowded regatta in the Tyrrhenian Sea with about two hundred boats at the start; you can see the world’s most beautiful boats at sea, ready to visit, narrated by the people who build them; you can have fun right on the beach, in the Beach Village, among monotypes, multihulls, Sup and canoes; let children play pirates thanks to the sailing and seafaring schools; relax on the sea and taste good food; buy accessories, clothing and services, in the largest nautical store.

The Saffier 6.5o in Italian premiere, the Italia Yachts fleet with the 9.98 and 12.98, the Pogo 30 and the Bavaria shipyard for the first time at VELAFestival brought us the 41 and 51.IMG_8121FullSizeRender 3But that’s not all, the Lagoon 52, the Maxi 80 Ourdream Rigoni di Asiago, Withtefin, the magnificent 27-meter Spirit of Tradition on which it will also be possible to do the VELA Cup on Saturday, May 7 (for more information(

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You can also already find the multi-champion SuperNikka, the Mylius 60 Twin Soul, the Hallberg Rassy 342, the Dufour 310 GL, and the C-Cat 37 at the dock. Tomorrow we start from 12 noon. We are waiting for you!

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