The Tall Ships Races have begun
Yesterday, two Szczecin sailing boats "Fryderyk Chopin" and "Dar Szczecina" started to compete in the international regatta The Tall Ships Races 2012. Sailing ships will go around Europe to Lisbon, Cadiz, La Coruna and Dublin.
Before coming to St. Malo the crew of so called leading voyages consisted of Szczecin schools students, prizewinners of Szczecin Program of Water and Sailing Education and Szczecin School under the Sails. Szczecin representatives consists of 2 youth crews of "Dar Szczecina" and 3 crews of "Fryderyk Chopin".
There will be almost 130 young people, students and pupils that will change in phased ports. Next year, Szczecin will be the host of The Tall Ships Races final.