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Fellowship News

  • MARINERS FIESTA 2013

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    The Area 1 General Meeting of the International Yachting Fellowship of Rotarians, the annual meeting of the Mariners from Europe, Middle East and Africa; it is of course open to all the Fellowship of Rotarians, Rotarians in general and their guests, will take place in La Spezia - Italy from 3 to 7 October 2013 in conjunction with the Maritime Festival and the arrival of the Tall Ships Mediterranean Regatta.
    The Maritime Festival, organized by the City and the Port Authority of La Spezia will also have a section dedicated to the Boat Show, while the Tall Ships Regatta for vessels from 22 to 80 meters, will, after Barcelona and Toulon arrive in La Spezia port, it will be possible to climb on all the ships and pay a visit.
    Thanks, therefore, to the IYFR Organization, you will have the chance to meet again, renewing the pleasure of rejoicing the usual friendship between Mariners, members of other Fellowships from all European Districts and Rotarians from all around the world who have the desire to share with us the joy of spending some pleasant moments together. The program includes:

    THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3
    Arrival ( the closer international Airport is Pisa) of the first participants. Hotel check-in.

    Welcome informal Dinner at the NH Hotel in La Spezia.

    FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4
    Walk across the street and enter the Port : dock meeting and visit to the Tall Ships
    Free Lunch at the dock booths.
    Easy afternoon; visit the booths of the Maritime Festival, shopping and possible visit to the ITALIAN NAVY MUSEUM or to Lia Museum.
    Pizza and lot more at the Warrant Officers Club.

    SATURDAY OCTOBER 5
    Morning: free activities, pier walking, limited possibility to visit a new IT Fregate- h.12,00 lunch on board of Nave Italia IYFORIANS and Guests only
    13,45 – 17,00 IYFR General Area Meeting open to Commodores and Mariners from all over the world. Region Commodores Report . Ceremonies: Change of Command, Adopt a Sail.

    20,00-23,00 Gala dinner at the Navy Officers' Club . Charter of new Fellowships.

    SUNDAY OCTOBER 6
    Visit to ITS AMERIGO VESPUCCI and/or ITS PALINURO

    In case of good weather and favorable sea conditions, visit by boat to Cinque Terre with a stop for lunch in Monterosso.
    Alternatively: visit by bus to Pisa and the Miracle Square, leaning Tower.
    Free dinner

    MONDAY, OCTOBER 7
    10,00 – 14,00 We sail on board of Brigantine ITALIA to attend to the Tall Ship parade departure. Farewell lunch on board.

    If You are interested send an e-mail to alberto.bagnasco@iyfr.it

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