The Carthago Dilecta Est 2018 regatta is suspended until further notice

Carthago Dilecta Est 2018

The Carthago Dilecta Est, which was born in 1999, has reached its 20th edition. During these years, the Carthago has been a Sportive and Cultural Event promoting the Sailing as an opportunity of dialogue and exchange between the two sides of the Mediterranean Sea.
The event, denominated as Carthago Dilecta Est–Tunisie Sailing Week 2018, crewed, double-handed and single-handed offshore race, is organised by Circolo Velico Ventotene, Club Nautique Sidi Bou Said, Yacht Club Gaeta, the Marina of Yasmine Hammamet under the auspices of the Italian and the Tunisian Sailing Federations. Help in organising the event comes from: Italian Union of Offshore Sailing, Marina of Sidi Bou Said, Marina of Bizerte, Marina of Gammarth, some other Marinas and Tunisian and Italian yacht clubs.

Schedule

The event is divided into different stages.

Carthago Dilecta Est “Meets Ventotene, an Island for Europe”

The race will take place from July 29th to 30 th, 2018 on the route Rome/Fiumicino- Ventotene, with departure on July 29th, 2018. Time, mode and limits of time of the Regatta are explained in the Saling Instructions.

Carthago Dilecta Est “Arrives in Tunisia”

The race will take place from July 31st to august 3rd, 2018 on the route Ventotene-Hammamet, with departure date on July 31st, 2018. Time, mode and limits of time of the Regatta are explained in the Sailing Instructions.

Carthago Dilecta Est-Tunisie Sailing Week “Yasmine Cup”

The races will take place the August 5th, 2018. Time, mode and limits of time of the Regatta are explained in the Saling Instructions. The Yasmine Cup Trophy is linked to the tunisian offshore sailing championship.

Carthago Dilecta Est-Tunisie Sailing Week “Hammamet – Sidi Bou Said”
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The race will take place from August 6th to 7th, 2018 on the route Hammamet – Sidi Bou Said and will start on August 6th, 2018. Time, mode and limits of time of the Regatta are explained in the Saling Instructions.

Carthago Dilecta Est-Tunisie Sailing Week “Sidi Bou Said- Bizerte”

The race will take place from August 9th to 10 th, 2018 on the route Sidi Bou Said- Bizerte and will start on August 9th, 2018. Time, mode and limits of time of the Regatta are explained in the Saling Instructions.

Side Events

The Carthago Dilecta Est-Tunisie Sailing Week 2018 includes gala dinners and award ceremonies in the ports of arrival and departure, in Italy and in Tunisia. The Committee could plan other races linked to the main program.

Divisions

Vessels participating in the Carthago Dilecta Est-Tunisie Sailing Week 2018 “Free to Navigate” will be divided into divisions, each of which are one or more classes or groupings. All yachts can compete in more than one.

  • ORC Division – crewed and double-handed: Yachts in possession of a valid International or Club ORC certificate. This division could be divided into "Classes" on the basis of yachts entered. Rank in corrected time. GPH will be applied for the corrected time of the ORC Division;
  • IRC Division – crewed and double-handed: Yachts in possession of a valid IRC certificate. This division could be divided into groupings on the basis of yachts entered. Rank in corrected time. BSF will be applied for the corrected time of the IRC division;
  • Open Division - crewed and double-handed: monohull and multihull yachts in compliance with the admission requirements. Rank in real time;
  • Carthago Dilecta East – Tunisia Sailing Week Division: Yachts, without any ORC or IRC certificates, crewed and double-handed, in compliance with the requirements of admission. Ranking in corrected time calculated by Rating Tunisie Sailing, agreed with the Tunisian Sailing Federation, which will be used exclusively for the regatta Yasmine Cup and assigned to all participating yachts boats also in other divisions in order to allow the assignment of the Yasmine Cup Trophy which is calculated based on the score in various races held in Hammamet;
  • Other Divisions: If there are a sufficient number of yachts registered one or more other Divisions with Classes or Groupings could be established;
  • Official Carrier:

Carthago starts on
July 29th, 2018

Yachts registered for the Regattas

Break the Records!

There are several Records and trophies connected to the Carthago Dilecta Est -Tunisie Sailing Week. They are currently held or yet to be realized and can be challenged at any time, provided that a request to the Organizing Committee is made at least 30 days before the expected date for each challenge.

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Crew Needed or Want to Crew CREW

• to take part to the Carthago Dilecta Est – Tunisie Sailing Week regattas;
• if you need a crew for your yacht registered for the regatta;
• if you are interested in offering your yacht to participate in the regattas;

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or contact the Organizing Committee:

CIRCOLO VELICO VENTOTENE
info@circolovelicoventotene.com
+39.06.4466078 +39.06.4455392

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