The Alicante Provincial Council strengthens ties with the Spanish Sailing Federation to promote sports tourism
The president of the Diputación de Alicante, Carlos Mazon, has met with the president of the Royal Spanish Federation of Sail and with the vice president of the federative body and president of the Real Club de Regatas de Alicante, Javier Sanz and Miguel López, respectively, to study the development of new events and sports projects aimed at promoting this discipline in the province, both in the amateur and professional categories.
“The sports tourism is very significant for our territory, since it represents a unique opportunity to boost the economy and spread the great sporting talent and the magnificent tourist resources that our territory treasures and that is why the Provincial Council has been supporting and promoting it for years”, Mazón pointed out.
The president also recalled the extensive nautical tradition that exists in the territory, as well as its excellent weather conditions, infrastructures and complementary services “which make our province an ideal destination to host all kinds of events related to the sea».
One of the events that has the support of the institution and that is promoted from the Real Club de Regatas of the capital is the ‘Tabarca Vela Diputación de Alicante’. This emblematic test, which will reach its 26th edition this year, has established itself as one of the most relevant in the Community.