Offshore training week and participation in Hydra’s race

Offshore sailing racing season starts, as every year, with the popular and historical race of Hydra organized by H.O.R.C.. Two legs of 36 miles will be realised from Athens-Hydra and back, with participation, as every year, of over 50 boats.

N.A.S.C. organises “offshore training week”, participating in the race.

The boats will start from Keramoti, crossing the Aegean Sea, passing through Cavo D’ Oro, and reaching finally at Athens to participate in the race at 23/3-25/3. After the end of the race they will sail back from Athens to Keramoti.

During the 600NM sailed, sailors will have the opportunity to upgrade their abilities regarding offshore sailing with different types of sails, in different winds with boats totally equipped for racing performances. They are going to practice on sails trimming and crew positions, both during the route and the race, living the unique experience of racing sailing. They will be given certificate for the sailed miles and participation.

It is also a great chance for those beginners, to be trained during this week, obtaining diploma of offshore sailing.

Ways of participation

  1. Participation in “offshore training week”, starting from Keramoti to Athens, participation in the race and back to Keramoti
  2. Participation in the race
  3. Participation in one of the legs of the route

The racer and cruiser-racer boats that are going to participate, fully equipped: JOD 35 “Astrapi”, Bavaria Match 35 “NorthWind I” & “NorthWind II”, Bavaria 44 “Calypso”

Ready and bonded crews may participate with one of our boats alone.

For more information communicate with the secretary

Phones: +2591051180 and +306978415004