33 yachts starting the Kaliakria Cup 

Sailors from Varna, Bourgas and Balchik gathered prizes. Organizers will establish an international regatta
By Julian Atanassov
33 yachts from sailing clubs in Burgas, Varna, Balchik, Nessebar and Sofia launched a new regatta "Kaliakria Cup." Her first edition turned in late May, Sea Club is organizing "Balchik" a general partnership Kaliakria Hills holiday complex and in partnership with UniCredit Bulbank and Mo? T & Chandon Champagne. The weather was comparatively favorable, and a good wind in the first two competition days. In the third day there was a cancellation, however, since May has shown his character.
Kaliakria Cup bears the name of a newly opened residential complex "Kaliakra" Draft General Partner of the regatta Kaliakria Hills. The conceptual design is the work of famous Spanish architects Kloster & Notenson. In recent years, even Bulbank UniCredit has become a constant partner and organizer of one of the most popular sailing events in the country. On the winners podium did sailors felt like champions in Formula 1 - they win meadow Mo? T & Chandon - the most famous champagnes in the world since 1743. Now 26 and a year Mo? T & Chandon is a partner of world sailing through his campaign Fabulous yachting.
The race was named in three classes in the last minute the organizers decided to divided into two subgroups yachts Class C. This was a chance to see the new for Bulgaria extremely fast type boat Melges 24. So far in this country are only three in number, and all three are put into nadprevata for "Kaliakra Cup 2008".
The first race was the sea, the route Balchik - Kaliakra - Kranevo - Balchik. She moved with a constant south-east wind with a speed between 6 and 8 knots and yet emerged from the first day leaders.
In the national class "25 Conrad R" after five races - the sea and 4 type "banana", the winner with 8.5 n.t. Rosen became Marangozov yacht 'Zephyr' from 'Black Sea - Breeze "/ HV /, followed by teammate Ivaylo Angov yacht" Sword "- 11 n.t. and Branimir Jovtchev of" Captain G. Georgiev - Port Varna " Yacht "K-Star" - 15.5 n.t.
In Class C - 29 ft yacht, Damyan Petkov champion yacht "Sandaunar" from "Port Burgas" n.t. 5.5, followed by Milen Ivanov yacht "caramel" from "Black Sea - Breeze" - 12 , 5 n.t. and Cyril Yalnazov yacht "Virgin" from club "yard" - 18 n.t.
In this subclass boat Melges 24 fastest Ivalo Gavrilov yacht "Standard Asset" from "Captain G. Georgiev - Port Varna" - 11 n.t. Runners were Demir Ivanov yacht "Oxygen" from "Black Sea - Breeze" 11 n.t. and Paul de Brabander yacht "Jackal" - 16,5 n.t.
In Class C - yachts over 29 feet, the participation was the most popular - launched 19 vessels. Emil became the first yacht Kaykamdzhozov "Ecstasy" from Sea Club "Balchik" - 5.5 n.t. He surpassed in the rankings Georgi Mihov yacht "Venid yacht" by OMC Nessebar 2000 "- 11 n.t. and Ilian Tenekedjievi yacht" Jonathan "from" Port Burgas "- 20.5 n.t.
Winners received trophies and certificates and the total prize fund its distributed, was 18,000 leva idea is that from next year "Kaliakria Cup" to become international.

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