‘Titia’ and ‘Seljm’, winners of the Galicia Quality Trophy


‘Titia’, in the Classics, and ‘Seljm’, in the Open, have been crowned winners of the Galicia Quality Trophy, after a strong storm forced the cancellation of the third day in Sanxenxo (Pontevedra), in which the ‘ Titia’ and ‘Stella’ have been proclaimed champions of Spain in the 6 Meters.

The third day of the Galicia Quality Trophy, which proclaimed the Spanish champions of the class, was finally canceled at 1:00 p.m. due to the strong storm that entered Galicia this morning with sustained winds of 20 knots and gusts of up to 30 knots. intensity, which added to a two-meter wave has prevented the 6-meter fleet from completing the third and final scheduled day.

Thus, the classification defined on Saturday proclaimed Alicia Freire’s ‘Titia’ as the winner of both the trophy and the Spanish Championship in the Classics category. For its part, in the Open category, the winner of the Galicia Quality Trophy was the Portuguese ‘Seljm’ of Patrick Monteiro de Barros, while the Spanish championship went to the first classified Spanish boat, the ‘Stella’ of Antonio Piris. Talpi’.

The presentation of prizes was presided over by the Xeral de Consumo de la Xunta de Galicia director, Manuel Heredia, accompanied by the president of the Real Federación Galega de Vela, Manuel Villaverde; the economic and personal councilor of the Sanxenxo Council, Marcos Guisasola; and the sailing vocal of the Real Club Náutico de Sanxenxo, as organizing entity, Fernando Casas.