Posts Tagged "Royal Malta Yacht Club"

Polluted Rio de Janeiro Bay Not Good Enough for Olympics

Polluted Rio de Janeiro Bay Not Good Enough for Olympics

The Rio Bay Has to be Cleaned, or Else… The 2016 Olympic sailing events are under threat if the Brazilian government does not take fast action. Alistair Fox, an official from the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) told The Associated Press that the events may be moved from Guanabara Bay if it is not cleaned up quickly. Fox expressed frustration at the lack of cooperation from Brazilian officials and said that ISAF would make sure things are done. Raw sewage, super Learn more
It is Nearly Rolex Time Again

It is Nearly Rolex Time Again

The 35th Rolex Middle Sea Race is due to kick off on 18 October 2014 and promises to bring participants and spectators a week of thrilling action. The race starts and ends in Malta and comprises of a 977 km anti-clockwise trip around the biggest island in the Mediterranean, the Italian island Sicily. An Incredibly Scenic Route The route is extremely picturesque and has been described as ‘the most beautiful race course in the world.’ Participants will set sail at Learn more