Traditional Boat Regatta on Chios Impresses Spectators (video)



A unique traditional sailboat regatta was held during the weekend in the Lo Bay of the Vrontados village on Chios island.

Eleven sailboats with a total of 50 crew members participated in the second Classic Dinghies Regatta mesmerizing the crowd.

Specifically, a pair of Vaurien two-seater racing sail boats from 1957, a single two-seater Enterprise racing sail boat, three 10-row racing row boats, one 1974 Laser racing boat, one 1980 Laser Standard, one 1989 polyester racing boat, and another pair of two-seater wooden canoes all took part in the unique regatta.