sail-world.com
 
 
News Home Cruising Photo Gallery Video Gallery

 

Sail-World.com : Invitation to Hemingway International Yacht Club's 20th birthday.

Invitation to Hemingway International Yacht Club's 20th birthday.

'Sailing Cuba has always been a tantalising idea'    .

Cuba, long denied to American citizen sailors, has been an alluring destination for all other nationalities. And in spite of the bar on American visitors, the Hemingway International Yacht Club of Cuba has prospered, under the guidance of its commodore, Diaz Escrich. Now this venerated club is turning 20, wants to celebrate, and is inviting all cruising sailors - no matter where you live - to share the celebrations, with the following invitation:

Hemingway International Yacht Club - an invitation for YOU copy -  .. .  
On May 21st, 2012, the Hemingway International Yacht Club of Cuba (HIYC of Cuba) will have its 20th Anniversary, because of this, you and the International sailing community is invited by Commodore Diaz Escrich to participate at the activities that will be held before and after the above mentioned date.

The first activity in salute to the 20th Anniversary was the attempt by American Diana Nyad to swim across the Straits of Florida between Havana and Key West.

Optimist, Laser, Hobby Cat and cruising boat races, jet ski, canoes and kayak races, a shore fishing tournament at Havana Seafront and other nautical events will take place as well.

In the schedule, stand out the academicals events such as:
•The Workshop '80 Years of Nautical Relations USA-Cuba. Present and Perspectives', on April 26th.

• The Conference 'Nautical Recreation in Cuba. Present and future development'. By Commodore Escrich, on May 19th.

• The Conference 'Climate Change and The Migration of the Billfish Species. Circle Hook Instructional Presentation and Tagging Research', on May 28th. This day also starts the 62th 'Ernest Hemingway' International Billfish Fishing Tournament. At midday of April 27, the 20th Anniversary of HIYC of Cuba Cruising will take place from Marina Hemingway to Havana Morro Castle, in remembrance to the participants in the Tampa-Havana Race, on March 1930.

• On May 21st, at 20:00 hours, the HIYC of Cuba and its members will dress up to receive with great pleasure all friends, and members of the International sailing community.

The participation of you and members of the International sailing Community will be a token of friendship, support and recognition to this Cuban yacht club that has been very important for us all along these 20 years.

It will be a pleasure for the Board of Director and members of HIYC of Cuba to welcome you, all friends and members of the International sailing community.

For more information please visit the website www.hemingwayyachtclub.org or contact us at yachtclub@cnih.mh.tur.cu




by Nancy Knudsen

  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.sail-world.com/index.cfm?nid=92498

2:42 AM Tue 3 Jan 2012 GMT






Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.


News - USA and the World















2014 J/111 World Championship - Bigger breeze arrives on day 2! by Stuart Johnstone, Cowes, Isle of Wight




























Audi Melges 20 U.S. Nationals - Oleander takes early lead by International Audi Melges 20 Class Association,






2014 Detroit Cup - Sam Gilmour leads by Dobbs Davis, Detroit, Michigan








Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: Riding the AC45 - VIDEO by Crosbie Lorimer, Hamilton Island










America's Cup: Five Challengers sign-on for 35th Match
Volvo Ocean Race CEO Knut Frostad talks Time and Money (Part II) *Feature
America’s Cup - British Challenge accepted by Golden Gate Yacht Club
Volvo Ocean Race - It’s been emotional, but it’s time to move on
Cork OCR - Sail Canada Senior Nationals wrap up
J/111 World Championships - British Teams take early lead on day 1
Round Britain and Ireland Race - Jellyfish stings British Soldier
International Cadet World Championship – Day 4 at Weymouth, England
Nanjing Youth Olympic Games - Light wind plagues Lake Jinniu
2014 Formula Kite World Championships - Bridges strike back on day 2
AWT Quatro Desert Showdown at Punta San Carlos
SAP 505 World Championship - Holt and Woelfel on top
2014 IFDS Disabled Sailing World Championship - Day 2
Audi Hamilton Island Race Week; MC38s Lindeman Island Race VIDEO
2014 Audi Melges 20 U.S. National Championship - Ready to rock
IFDS Worlds - Wind delays, but racing continues in Halifax
IFDS World Championships - Day 2 images by Jude Robertson
MS Cup - Three days until the start
America's Cup: Rod Davis - Time for a change after ten years with team *Feature
ISAF seeking hosting bids for Nations Cup
Laser 4.7 Youth Worlds - Luvisetto and Alexadr Boite victorious +Video   
IFDS World Championships - Action shots by Tim Wilkes   
Maxi yacht rendezvous this September in Sardinia   
World Yacht Racing Forum 2014: 'Growing the business of Yacht Racing'   
Clipper Race: 2015-16 edition of world's longest ocean race 70% full   
Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland - Swish smash 5th World Record   
Leaderboards take shape at the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games 2014   
IFDS Worlds - Hot competition on first day of racing   
Challenging Conditions - CORK OCR   
IFDS World Championship - Day 1 for the US Sailing Team   
2014 Melges 20 World Championship - Countdown begins   
2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games - Day 3   
America's Cup: Team NZ wish Davis well with new team *Feature   
Fisher's View: Sailing perfection at Hamilton Island- Day 3   
Roble and Wilson still number one match racers in the U.S.   
2014 Formula Kite World Championship Day 1   
IFDS World Championship - Day 1 images by Jude Robertson   
Volvo Ocean Race: Forget the f-word - Team SCA profiled   
52 Super Series - Fleet grows, 2015 dates revealed   
420 and 470 Junior Europeans - Teams from 9 nations on the podium   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News







Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL NEW US
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT