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Regata Storica 2013 – young rowers

The first race of the Regata Storica appears to me more about participating than winning, even if the rowers might think otherwise. Our maybe there were just several races with a lot of participants passing in close succession. There should

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Regata Storica 2013 – pageants

The initial part of the Regata Storica is a pageant of Venetian boats. Local rowing clubs have some really remarkable boats, like gondolas with 10, 12 or 14 oarsmen, or a peata which is a huge cargo boat used on

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Regata Storica 2013

The Regata Storica is the most important rowing event in Venice. It always takes place on the first Sunday of September, this year on the first of September.

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Hard work on a windy day

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