Vogalonga in Venice: history and 2011 edition


People are really looking forward to many events to occur here in Venice, but one of the most appreciated is Vogalonga, with no doubts. What does this word mean? It’s simple, it represent a famous no contest regatta which originally took place in 1975, which was so succesfull to reach more than 6.000 people driving  contesting in 2008 (1600 ships, incredible!).

Thanks to its particular no contest ratio, every year persons from all the world come here to partecipate to the event, whose real winner is once again Venice: imagine how happy could be your grandmother when having the whole family coming visiting her: this is Venice…come and discover 2011 Vogalonga on June the 12th!