Carthago Dilecta Est 2017

The event, denominated as Carthago Dilecta Est–Tunisie Sailing Week 2017 “Free To Navigate”, crewed, double-handed and single-handed offshore race, is organized by Circolo Velico Ventotene, Club Nautique Sidi Bou Said, Lega Navale Italiana-Cagliari section, Lega Navale Italiana-Mazara del Vallo section, Yacht Club Gaeta, the Marina of Yasmine Hammamet under the auspices of the Italian and the Tunisian Sailing Federations. Help in organizing the event comes from: Italian Union of Offshore Sailing, Marina of Sidi Bou Said, Marina of Bizerte, Marina of Gammarth and some other marinas and Tunisian 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 30th to 31st 2017 on the route Rome/Fiumicino-Ventotene, with departure on July 30th, 2017. 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 August 1st to 4th, 2017 on the route Ventotene-Hammamet, with departure date on August 1st, 2017. Time, mode and limits of time of the Regatta are explained in the Sailing Instructions.

Carthago Dilecta Est “Arrives to Hammamet”

The race will take place from August 2nd to 3rd, 2017 on the route Mazara del Vallo-Hammamet, with departure date on August 2nd, 2017. Time, mode and limits of time of the Regatta are explained in the Sailing Instructions.

Cagliari-Bizerte

The race, organized by Lega Navale Italiana Cagliari section, will take place from July 24th to 30th, 2017 on the route Cagliari-Bizerte. The teams meeting and the registration completion will take place from July 24th to 27th, 2017 and the race will start on July 28th, 2017. Time, mode and limits of time of the Regatta are explained in the Sailing Instructions.

Carthago Dilecta Est-Tunisie Sailing Week “Free to Navigate” Bizerte-Hammamet

The race will take place from July 31st to August 2nd, 2017 on the route Bizerte-Hammamet and will start on July 31st, 2017. Time, mode and limits of time of the Regatta are explained in the Sailing Instructions.

Carthago Dilecta Est-Tunisie Sailing Week “Free to Navigate” Sidi Bou Said-Hammamet

The race will take place from August 2nd to 3rd, 2017 on the route Sidi Bou Said-Hammamet and will start on August 2nd, 2017. 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 from August 6th to 8th, 2017. Time, mode and limits of time of the Regatta are explained in the Sailing Instructions
The Yasmine Cup Trophy is linked to the Tunisian offshore sailing championship.

Side Events

The Carthago Dilecta Est-Tunisie Sailing Week 2017 “Free to Navigate” includes gala dinners and award ceremonies in the ports of arrival and departure, in Italy and in Tunisia

Divisions

Vessels participating in the Carthago Dilecta Est-Tunisie Sailing Week 2017 “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 Division.

  • 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 30th, 2017

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.

click here to go to the record section

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 ;
For further information, please contact the Organizing Committee:

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

YACHT CLUB GAETA
info@yachtclubgaeta.it

LEGA NAVALE DE MAZARA DEL VALLO
mazaradelvallo@leganavale.it

LEGA NAVALE SEZIONE DI CAGLIARI
cagliari@leganavale.it

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