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Qatar Airways Flies Star Sailors to Greece for 2016 Hellenic Match Racing Tour


The Hellenic Match Racing Tour is back on May 13-15 with an international lineup of sailors ready to offer fans of the sport a thrilling experience with the transportation support of Qatar Airways.

Qatar_Airways_Hellenic_Match_RacingEight world-class teams will be competing in Vouliagmeni, Paros and Mikrolimano in Piraeus, with the opening match on Platu 25 keelboats to kick off on May 13. The second leg takes off from Paroikia on Paros on May 27- 29 and the final race at Mikrolimano on October 1-2.

Organized by Icarus Sailing Media, the 2016 Hellenic Match Racing Tour is held under the auspices of the Economy, Development and Tourism ministry with the support of the Greek National Tourism Organization.

“We are proud to have developed an excellent cooperation with our sponsors and I am pleased to announce this year our partnership with Qatar Airways, which will be the official carrier of the Hellenic Match Racing Tour 2016. The renewal of this sponsorship is the best proof of success,” said Icarus Sailing Media CEO Jason Georgaris.


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