From 11: 00 am, the event will run
on the sea leg extending from the mouth
of the Almendares River, to the entrance of Havana Bay.
The score of vessels participating in the sailing-cruise mode,
to the starting point, then return to the the bay, and then will
towards the Marina Hemingway to complete a total distance of 27
This show for Cubans and visitors is part of the set of
designed by the CNIHC, in commemoration of the two decades of
institution that will be marked this upcoming May 21.
Canoe and kayak events at 500 meters, staged at the La Coronela
the province of Artemisa, 'and captains' meetings were prologue
celebrations, which honored the star rowers who will be
London Olympics .
The tournament will have as scenery what US writer Ernest
Stream, described as "... that Big Blue River, from three
quarters of mile
to one mile deep, and from 60 to 80 miles wide.”
The CNIHC, founded in 1992, currently has more 2 000 partners in
countries including Canada, USA, Spain, Germany, France, UK and
Among its main objectives is to promote unity and solidarity
sports, sports, recreational and social events lovers and
competitions of a friendly character.