Malta Team Racing in the 2015 Etchells Invitational Regatta, Cowes

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Our Maltese sailors have certainly been busy over the past few weeks participating in all sorts of events worldwide and each one confirming that sailing/yachting must have some of Malta's best sporting talent.

David Anastasi together with Tom Bonello Ghio, Karl Miggiani and Zach Zammit have put in a very good first day of racing finishing 3rd overall and also receiving a prize for the most improved team. You can read a detailed article on the RMYC Website.

On the other side of the world 25 year old Thomas Ripard has finished competing in the 2015 Los Angeles-Honolulu Transpac yacht race. A race that covers 2,225 nautical miles of open ocean racing.
Thomas formed part of the crew of the yacht 'Celerity' which came first in its class.
Below is Thomas at the start of the Rolex Middle Sea Race aboard two times winner 'ARTIE'.