Velas Latinoamérica 2022 Concludes in Veracruz

On Tuesday night, in the Mexican city of Veracruz, the fourth edition of “Velas Latinoamérica 2022” was closed, the most important international nautical event in Latin America that every four years brings together large sailboats to carry out a journey that takes them to visit different ports in Latin America and the Caribbean together. The festivities had their epicenter in…

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ARA Libertad Joins Velas Latinoamérica 2022

On Sunday afternoon, the frigate ARA “Libertad” moored in the port of Rio de Janeiro from the Puerto Belgrano Naval Base, from where it had sailed on February 2, to begin the journey of the 4th edition of the Meeting of Tall Ships “Velas Latinoamérica”. The training ship of the Argentine Navy, under the command of Captain Carlos Pedro Schavinsky…

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Velas Latinoamerica 2022 Has Begun

The Bicentennial of the Independence of Brazil is on September 7th of this year, but the celebrations start this weekend, when Rio de Janeiro will host the Velas Latinoamerica 2022 event, between February 13th and 20th. The event, which takes place every four years, will bring together ships from seven countries in the Americas ( Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay and Mexico ). Brazil is the host country for this edition…

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Juan Sebastián de Elcano Arrives at the Strait of Magellan for 500th Anniversary

October 19, 2020 (Google Translation) – Replicating the feat carried out by the Magellan-Elcano expedition 500 years ago, the training ship ‘Juan Sebastian de Elcano’, accompanied by the Chilean Navy training ship ‘Esmeralda’, sailed through the Strait of Magellan, arriving at Punta Arenas after both sister ships rendezvoused at sea yesterday. It has previously been announced that ARA Libertad was…

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