For all sea and sailing lovers and those who would never miss this one-of-a-kind show, the place is always the same every year: Trieste. Founded in 1969 thanks to the initiative of the yacht club Società Velica di Barcola e Grignano, the Barcolana competition has won its worldwide renown.
This year’s 50th edition will be packed with surprises: more than 400 offshore and onshore activities, the opportunity to admire the vessel Nave Vespucci, the Barcolana 50 special postage stamp, and the Frecce Tricolori airshow just a few minutes before the start of the race. Stunningly huge yachts and sailboats steered by sailing enthusiasts will compete in the Regatta to mark this special edition of Barcolana 50.
Follow this year’s competition of Barcolana 50: the international regatta that has won the Guinness World Record for the greatest sailing race.