Sony Baltic Open Regatta final event has passed
On July 22, 2008 in Andrejosta’s yacht club Sony Baltic Open Regatta final event took place.
The film about regatta which has been organized from June 7 to June14 was presented during the final event. Yachtsmen from Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Poland participated in the competition. The route of regatta was marked in Baltic States water area and divided in several stages: Klaipeda, Pavilosta, Ventspils, Ruhnu and Roomassaare.
The head of organizing committee of the regatta Valdis Alvikis (Valdis Alviķis) about the regatta: “The first Sony Baltic Open Regatta was successful. The participants got the yachting experience in different conditions: calm sea, wind, heavy rain as well as nice favourable wind. It was excellent experience and a chance to match one’s strength against the other participants. I hope this training will help participants a lot in other competitions of the current season, and next year the regatta will gather even more participants!”
During the final event the organizers gave all guests memorable souvenirs and handed over a special prix from Baltic International Bank for the most purposeful and energetic team – yacht Feeling sportsmen.
Additional information about Sony Baltic Open Regatta can be found on regatta’s official web site www.open.baltic.lv