The start of regatta was delayed due to the lack of wind, but Eol was kind enough to let the sailors successfully finish this year's race. Nine ships and about 20 journalists successfully finished the first day of the European Media Sailing Race. For the first time the finish line was in Porto Baroš. Due to insufficient wind, only one regatta was held, but the media will also sail tomorrow as part of XNUMX. Fiumanka.
ACI d.d. is a long-term partner of the European Media Sailing Race and through the support of such events that popularize sailing and the preservation of maritime heritage, strives to contribute to the local community. Thanks to the media, every year the images from Fiumanka sail far beyond the national boundaries. For thirteen years in a row, journalists had sailed on Fiumanka, of which seven in the unique European Media Sailing Race.
From year to year, Fiumanka is gathering an increasing number of journalists participating in its sport section. The media reaction to Fiuman has become a tradition - for two days, journalists temporarily suspend keyboards and cameras and replace them with sails and ropes, and instead of mostly bad news, weather forecasts are monitored.
Thanks to the media sailing race, Fiumanka has achieved a major breakthrough in international recognition. The tradition of media sailing in Fiumanka has been going on for thirteen years and on the occasion of Croatia's entry into the European Union in 2013. it became today's European Media Sailing Race. The event was organized by the Agency 2. mjesto-LD, City of Rijeka and Croatian Radiotelevision.
Significant breakthrough was made in the production part of Fiumanka. Thanks to the new partner of Fiumanka - A1, a new form of regatta tracking with VR glasses will be available to visitors on Saturday. Also live streaming of regatta will be transfered on the social networks of Fiumanka. On Friday the live broadcast of the media regatta on the Fiumanka's YouTube channel proved to be successful, so we invite you to join the Fiumanka social networks on Saturday, or come to the Terminal to try out VR glasses and experience a unique virtual sailing experience.
After two days of interesting events, sailing and fun, on Saturday, 8th of June, exactly at noon the 20. Fiumanka will start in port of Rijeka. Do not miss the most beautiful sight of Rijeka's harbor that we are waiting for the whole year! Almost 200 sailing boats will sail for the twentieth year in a row and make Fiumanka once again the largest regatta in this part of the Adriatic. And all of us have the most beautiful stage available - Rijeka's terminal! See you at Fiumanka!
EUROPEAN MEDIA SAILING RACE - SCORE: XNUMX. HRT XNUMX. Novi list XNUMX. Nova TV XNUMX. ORF XNUMX. TV SLO XNUMX. LA VOCE XNUMX. TORPEDO MEDIA, POD UČKUN I TUNERA INFO XNUMX. KANAL RI XNUMX. KIGO