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Kick-off of the 14th edition of the Rabat International Nautical Festival

Written by FDM

The 14th edition of the Rabat International Nautical Festival, organized under the High Patronage of HM King Mohammed VI, kicked off on Sunday, July 24 at the Corniche in Rabat.

Carried by the Rabat beach nautical club until July 30, the 14th edition of the Rabat International Nautical Festival was launched on Sunday, July 24. This first day was marked by the organization of the triathlon competition which is part of the 2022 Throne Cup with the participation of Moroccan nautical clubs and elements of the national team. On the program, competitions in water skiing, sailing, rowing, kayaking, and surfing, as well as activities such as chess.

The president of the nautical club of the beach of Rabat, Zouhair Charki stated that the international nautical festival of Rabat, which knows the participation of several Arab and European countries, following the example of France, Tunisia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Sweden, and England, aims to make the city of Rabat a destination for water sports enthusiasts and encourage young people to practice these sports by offering several varied activities.

Meantime, the president of the Royal Moroccan Federation of Triathlon, Majid Amahroq underlined that this festival organizes for the first time the competitions of the Throne Cup of this discipline. For him, this event is a real opportunity for triathlon practitioners, especially those under 15, 16, and 17 years old,

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