June 10 in the city of Volga Volgograd region will start first in the 2011 season Cruisers Regatta "Sails of Russia."
"Sails of Russia" — a sports festival, which is held on the initiative of the Russian Yachting Federation.
June 12 in all cities of the country, where developed sailing regatta will be held.
Sailing Federation Volgograd region expects the participation of all of the Volga yachts, most of which have already been launched.
First race will take place in several stages. After the start of the waters of the Volga river port participants expect intermediate sprints in the Gulf of Strelna and shelter Deer, where he held two special stages of the Day of Russia.
The sports part of the opening of the season promises to be as eventful. Races will last 4 days. In this first phase will take place at night, which requires participants to great physical and mental stress.