Aegean Regatta 2016
GreekislandsFri Aug 19th 2016 to Sat Aug 27th 2016
Greek Islands, VolissosGreek Islands https://www.myguidegreekislands.com/events/aegean-regatta-2016 VISIT WEBSITE
Once again, Aegean Regatta, the biggest sailing event of the Aegean Seas is ready to set its sails. The Aegean Regatta will take place from 19 to 27 August in the sea area of the North and Northeast Aegean Islands. The starting port is the marina of Porto Carras in Halkidiki and the boats will head to Myrina of Lemnos, then to Agios Efstratios and to Molyvos in Lesvos and the finish will be in Mytilene. This year's innovation of Aegean Regatta is the island of Agios Efstratios, which will be destination for a sailing race, first time in the maritime history. Agios Efstratios, is a small island on the edge of the Aegean, marked by Greece's modern political history, as it was a place of exile, Agios Efstratios – Ai Stratis to the locals – is blessed with the beauty of its landscape and, mainly, the fortitude of its people.