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Press Release by Malta Yacht Club   The prize giving ceremony for the Rolex Middle Sea Race was held at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, one of Valletta's most historic venues. Honoured guests...Read More >>

  • European Optimist Champion for Malta event

    Date: Mon, 16/12/2013 - 13:42

    It is definitely consolidating its status of a top international event when with only a few more days to go for the start of the four-day event – 19th till the 22nd December – the 2013 Euromed Malta Championship keeps the excitement and spirit of surprise alive with...
  • Grand Finale for the Middlesea Race

    Date: Fri, 25/10/2013 - 19:08

    The Official Prize Giving Ceremony for the Rolex Middle Sea Race will be held at the Mediterranean Conference Center in Valletta. Dating back to 1574 the conference centre is one of the most famous buildings in Valletta and was commissioned by Jean de la Cassière, the...
  • Grand Finale for the Middlesea Race

    Date: Fri, 25/10/2013 - 19:08

    The Official Prize Giving Ceremony for the Rolex Middle Sea Race will be held at the Mediterranean Conference Center in Valletta. Dating back to 1574 the conference centre is one of the most famous buildings in Valletta and was commissioned by Jean de la Cassière, the...
  • Michele Galli’s B2 wins Rolex Middlesea Race

    Date: Wed, 23/10/2013 - 17:30

    Michele Galli’s B2, a TP52 from Italy, has been confirmed as the overall winner of the 34th Rolex Middle Sea Race.
  • Maltese photo finish

    Date: Wed, 23/10/2013 - 12:11

    David Anastasi's Maltese J/133, Oiltanking Juno, has a commanding lead in IRC Three and is in a tremendous battle with Timmy Camilleri's XP44, XP-Act, to take Line Honours for the first Maltese entry of the Rolex Middlesea Race. At 09:00h the two yachts were both 37...
  • Morning Glory expected tonight

    Date: Mon, 21/10/2013 - 12:32

    Kristina Plattner's Z-86, Morning Glory has enjoyed fresh breeze along the west coast of Sicily but not enough to have a chance of breaking the course record as she is expected to cross the line around midnight.
  • Record entry for Rolex Middle Sea Race

    Date: Sun, 29/09/2013 - 11:30

    The Rolex Middle Sea Race has attracted close to one hundred yachts from overseas to visit Malta with 2,000 visitors expected to arrive next month. 107 yachts from 18 different countries have entered the classic 606-mile yacht race, which is set to eclipse the record...
  • Sailing Marathon in aid of St John Ambulance Malta

    Date: Thu, 12/09/2013 - 19:38

    The Vikings Sailing club is organising the annual Sailing Marathon at its premises at Haywharf from Friday 13th September at 17.00 to Sunday 15th September 17:00. The aim of a group of young sailors is to raise funds for St John Ambulance by sailing non-stop in...
  • International Yacht Paint Race roundup

    Date: Mon, 01/04/2013 - 16:06

    On Saturday March 23 the International Yacht Paint Double Handed Race Round was held. The boats set off on Southward course for Malta with a Southerly 8 knot breeze. The boats had a beat up to Munxar Buoy. Edward Gatt Floridia on board Otra Vez rounded first closely...
  • Aquilina crowned Maltese National model yacht champion

    Date: Wed, 20/03/2013 - 10:39

    The annual model yacht racing event was staged at the Mellieha Bay Hotel between March 16 and March 19. Participants for the annual international competition hailed from Croatia, England, Germany, Belgium, Sweden and Holland. This year’s contenders had the chance of...