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2006-11-06
Author: Category: Press release

Yachtsmen come in Riga more often

Since the middle of nineties flow of yachts to Riga is growing. 76 yachts landed in Andrejosta in 1996, last year 303, but in this year already over 200 yachts, told yacht-club “Andrejosta” manager Arnis Bērziņš. "Nord/ LB Baltic Sprint Cup 2005" regatta with 45 yachts was received in Riga before a week. 40 multi-hull yachts stayed in capital within the regatta "International Multihull Meeting” until this Sunday.

Latvia attracted yachtsmen’s attention after international stage of regatta „Cutty Sark Tall Ships Races 2003" organizing in Riga. There were more than 80 sailing ships and yachts arrived in the city. Riga and Ventspils is expressed wish to organizers of event "Sail Training International" to welcome seamen in rout of regatta in 2009.

Yacht "Spaniel” represents Latvia in this year regatta.

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