For the third consecutive year Red Eléctrica de España sponsors the Regata Illas Atlánticas for Classic and Vintage Boats
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From 21 to 23 August, the Regata Illas Atlánticas Red Electrica de España for Classic and Vintage Boats will take place in the waters of the Illas Atlánticas National Park. For the third consecutive year the Company will sponsor this race, organised by the San Vicente do Mar Yacht Club under the agreement with the General Secretariat for Tourism, the General Secretariat for Sports, the Directorate General for Nature Conservation, Ports of Galicia, Pontevedra Provincial Council, the Council of O Grove and Red Electrica de España for the development of tourism in Pontevedra through sailing.
In this eighth edition, the race will continue to further the idea on which it was created, maintaining and enhancing Galician culture for classic boats with all the cultural, historical and social implications involved, and taking part in it are traditional boats also called Classics.
Similarly, a series of additional activities will take place: the photo exhibition "Lighthouses in Galicia" by the photographer Nacho Santás; the informative conference "Lighthouses in Galicia, history, technology and the future", by the engineer of Roads, Canals and Ports Marisa Marco Breva; an exhibition of classic cars; the 4th photo contest and a drawing competition for children between 6 and 14 on the theme "Light and the environment".