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The Real Club Náutico de Arrecife organizes the next weekend a new edition of the Championship of the Canary islands Snipe, have reported the organizers.

this Is the second competition of candle light that is celebrated in the archipelago after the alarm state, and is in addition to the Championship of the Canary islands Optimist dinghy which was developed in the early days of the month of July in the bay of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, with the participation of the first 50 places in the regional ranking.

The competition that counts with the collaboration of the Canary Sailing Federation and the sponsorship of Naviera Armas / Trans and the Directorate General of Sports of the Government of the Canary islands.

The registrations will be open until the morning of next Saturday, July 25, and until the time they are 16 crews that have confirmed their participation.

The Real Club Náutico de Tenerife has five crews, five other the host Real Club Náutico de Arrecife, three the Real Club Náutico de Gran Canaria and other three Sports Club or Code Zero of Lanzarote.

During the event there will be a recognition of Jesus Quevedo Vernetta “Panta”, who was the architect of the birth of the class snipe in Lanzarote in the year 1.969, and became with the passing of the years, in one of the islands most cutting-edge in this class of dinghy sailing.

The races are scheduled for the morning of Saturday and Sunday, with the output, if the conditions of wind and sea permitting, from 11:00 hours. Some sleeves that will be developed meeting strict protocol health set.