Like a swiss watch, in keeping with its main sponsors, Hublot, one of the most consalidated regattas on the Spanish calendar since 2004 returns punctually to the Bay of Palma. The 2008 regatta, due to be held from 16th to 20th April, promises four days of sport, sun , a good atmosphere and spectacle in the village, with a host of guests having a great time in the facilities of Palma's Real Club Nautico.
Hublot PalmaVela's main objective is to bring sailing closer to the public in general. This year, after the success of previous regattas, over 200 vessels will be taking part, classified into the the following categories: Maxis, Box Rule, One designs, RN, ORC International, IRC, Vintage and Classics, Lateen Sail, Yachting Industry Class and Disabled Sailing.
For five years now, as well as promoting sailing and the participation of the inhabitants of Palma, the Hublot PalmaVela regatta been one of the strongest events in terms of the projection of the image of the city, of Mallorca and the Balearics in important tourism markets. Without doubt, the latter see these few days as an unbeatable opportunity to enjoy their passion in a privileged setting under the Mediterranean sun.