Posts Tagged ‘Malta sailing’

Maltese Nominee for Trofeo Del Mare 2017

Maltese Nominee for Trofeo Del Mare 2017

Gavin Muscat Wilfred Sultana is one of eighteen nominees for the Trofeo Del Mare 2017 being held in Pozzallo, Sicily, from the 27th to the 29th July. This will be the seventeenth edition of this Event which brings to life... (Continue reading)

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A Boat Jumble Sale and a Sail Over to Gozo for Easter

A Boat Jumble Sale and a  Sail Over to Gozo for Easter

The Malta Cruising Club (MCC) will be organising their traditional yearly crossing to Gozo during the Easter period between the 14th April (Good Friday) and the 16th April 2017 (Easter Sunday). Members are expected to sail off their berth in... (Continue reading)

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‘Outstanding Contribution to Yachting Award’ winners announced

‘Outstanding Contribution to Yachting Award’ winners announced

Gavin Muscat The inaugural edition of the Yachting Malta Awards was held on Friday 17th February, 2017 in the presence of over three hundred stalwarts and key stakeholders of the yachting community as well as the Minister for Finance Hon.... (Continue reading)

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Lancaster6 Donates Safety Boat To Sailcoach Foundation

Lancaster6 Donates Safety Boat To Sailcoach Foundation

Gavin Muscat SailCoach Foundation, a leading provider of sail training services in Malta, who operates the Royal Malta Yacht Club Sailing School was recently presented with a new safety boat by Lancaster6, an international development consultancy firm with a base... (Continue reading)

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GasanMamo employee becomes trainee sea cadet with Comanche Raider II

GasanMamo employee becomes trainee sea cadet with Comanche Raider II

GasanMamo employee Brian Scicluna has been given the opportunity to become a sea cadet with sailing yacht Comanche Raider II.  The yacht is a staple on the Maltese racing circuit and also competes in the yearly Middle Sea Race that... (Continue reading)

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Malta 49er: Borg and Ripard achieve Gold Fleet status prior to Olympic qualifiers in May

Malta 49er: Borg and Ripard achieve Gold Fleet status prior to Olympic qualifiers in May

After a winter spent sparring and training in Palma, Majorca with some of the best 49er Class teams in the world, Seb Ripard and Benji Borg achieved Gold Fleet (top 25) status at the Semaine Olympique Francais Regatta in Hyeres,... (Continue reading)

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The Malta Sail Training Association sets sail!

The Malta Sail Training Association sets sail!

by Wilfred Sultana 15 youngsters, boys and girls, mainly from the Cottonera area will become the first group of participants to experience a new exciting initiative meant “to provide life skills, personal development, teamwork, empowerment and the promotion of individual... (Continue reading)

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Bonello Ghio wins Argo national championships

Bonello Ghio wins Argo national championships

by Wilfred Sultana The year 2011 has been an interesting and colourful one where sailing is considered with both local clubs’ regattas and even a number of international events enthusiastically embellishing the home calendar. One major appointment held in December... (Continue reading)

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12th edition of the Malta Euromed Championship gets under way this Saturday

12th edition of the Malta Euromed Championship gets under way this Saturday

The 12th Edition of the Malta Euromed Championship gets under way this coming Saturday (17th). The first Race is scheduled to start at 11.00 a.m., with Briefing to be held at 9.30 a.m at the Point Break beach club, the Event’s Headquarters... (Continue reading)