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SCF Black Sea Tall
Ships Regatta 2014




In May 2014 on the Black Sea for the first time in the history SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta will gather the most beautiful sailing vessels together in two Russian Host Ports, Sochi and Novorossiysk along with Varna (Bulgaria) and Constance (Romania). In the Regatta Russia will be presented by four famous sailing vessels of class A: MIR, KRUZENSTERN, SEDOV and NADEZHDA.

Visitors and participants of this unprecedented sailing event will become a part of various unforgettable activities such as: magnificent parade of sails, crew parades along the city streets, VIP receptions, entertaining activities for children, award ceremonies and incredible fireworks! During the 4-day stay in each port all the vessels will be open for the public.

Mark your schedule with this event and plan a trip to the Black Sea in May of 2014.

Welcome to Sochi and Novorossiysk!


Regatta Patrons

Vladimir Putin, the President of Russian Federation
Rosen Plevneliev, the President of Republic of Bulgaria
Traian Băsescu, the President of Romania




The first of these events (called then Operation Sail and Cutty Sark) were more than 50 years ago (1956), and they have grown in size and prestige ever since. more information


Main goals


SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2014 is a unique maritime event set to take place on the Black Sea in May 2014 in Sochi and Novorossiysk. Main purpose of hosting the SCF Tall Ships Races 2014 is the development and education of young people through the sail training experience, regardless of nationality, culture, religion, gender or social background. more information


The Regatta Programme and Route


April 30-May 4

Opening of the Regatta

Varna (Bulgaria)

May 4-9

Race One: Varna-Novorossiysk

May 9-12


May 12-14

Cruise-in company: Novorossiysk-Sochi

May 14-18


May 19-26

Race Two: Sochi-Constanta

May 26-29

Closing Ceremony

Constanta (Romania)

You can also learn more about cities, where the SCF SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2014 will take part.

Varna           Novorossiysk                 Sochi                    Constanta


Sail Training International formed in early 2002 in UK and having been granted charitable status in early 2003 – is the official organizer of SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Races 2014.
The Event is officially presented by Sovcomflot with the help of non-for-profit organization Sochi Marine Club.

Supported by

  • Russian Federation Government
    Ministry of Transport of RF
    City Administration of Sochi
    City Administrations of Novorossiysk



More then 50 sailing ships from more then 20 countries of A,B,C,D classes, including 4 famous Russian tall ships: Mir, Kruzenshtern, Sedov, and Nadezhda, Romania's Mircea, celebrating its 75-year jubilee in 2014, will also participate, along with two other Romanian tall ships: Adornate and Apolodor. Bulgaria will be represented by Kaliakra and Royal Helena. Rah Nawad, from Pakistan and others are expected to join the fleet from all over the world. Crew members: over 2000 sailors aged 15-25.

Participants list

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