Awarding of Ust-Luga Cup winners
Winners of the sixth international regatta Ust-Luga Cup were awarded in Saint-Petersburg on 16 June 2017. The team of Russian Railways (yacht Loko) won Ust-Luga Cup 2017, for the first time in the regatta history.
The regatta participants were awarded by Victor Olersky, Deputy Minister of Transport, head of Federal Marine and River Transport Agency.
Aleksandr Aliyev, Executive Director of ANO Baltic regatta Ust-Luga Cup, told about the plans for the regatta of 2018: “More and more people get involved in this movement, we expect new participants, we are looking forward to the regatta of 2018, thinking about new routes, new participants. Many of those who took part in previous seasons promised to participate in the regatta of 2018. I do not rule out that four groups will have to be made as there will be many yachts at the start line”.
Media partner of Ust-Luga Cup 2017 – IAA PortNews.
Ust-Luga Cup involving the teams representing transport and related sectors was held on the Baltic Sea on June 10 – 16, 2017.
The first Baltic Regatta Ust-Luga Cup was held in June, 2012. The Regatta is held under the auspices of Russia's Transport Ministry and Russian Sailing Federation.
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