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Spetses ClassicYacht Race 2013: Two Amazing Days of Races

Τhe Yacht Club of Greece and the Poseidonion Grand hotel, organized the 3rd edition of “Spetses Classic Yacht Race 2013”. The prestigious race, taking place in Spetses island, one of the most important and beautiful islands of the Argosaronic Gulf.


“Spetses Classic Yacht Race” is an event strictly dedicated to classic boats and classic boat lovers. A total of 50 vintage and classic yachts, Greek schooners and lateen-rigged fishers raced the 20nm course. Antonis Vordonis, CEO of Poseidonion Grand Hotel and captain of vintage yacht “Tincano”(build 1936) said, “We are especially honored and proud to be an integral part of the Spetses Classic Yacht Race as the Hospitality Organizer. For us the complete restoration of the historic Poseidonion Grand Hotel and Spetses landmark- goes hand in hand with its efforts for Spetses to become the center of important cultural, social and athletic events which will lead to the rejuvenation of the island”. Among of the participants was the famous J-Class yacht «Candida», and the legendary J-Class «Shamrock V» the most beautiful yachts in the regatta.