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The Tall Ships Races Magellan-Elcano 500 Series 2021

Key Details for The Tall Ships Races Magellan-Elcano 500 Series 2021
Event Type/s: Race
Starts: Thursday, August 19, 2021
Ends: Sunday, September 12, 2021

Starting in the United Kingdom in August 2021, The Tall Ships Races Magellan-Elcano 500 Series 2021 will see events taking place across 4 countries in Europe including France and Portugal, before coming to a close in Spain in September 2021.

Vessels confirmed so far for The Tall Ships Races Magellan-Elcano 500 Series 2021 include ATYLA, Belem, Challenge Wales, Fryderyk Chopin, MAYBE, Pelican of London and Tenacious.

The largest event organised by Sail Training International is The Tall Ships Races. It's an annual summer series held in European waters where ports along the route will host festivals that can be expected to bring between 200,000 and 1 million visitors over 3 to 4 days. Sports, social, and cultural activities will be planned for the thousands of crew members, whilst the highlight of any festival is the crew parade which sees participants from all over the world come together to take over the streets.

The Tall Ships Races Magellan-Elcano 500 Series 2021 takes place over 3 legs. The race start will take place off Falmouth, England. From there the fleet will race south to A Coruña, Spain, before taking part in a cruise-in-company to Lisbon in Portugal. They'll then compete in another race, taking them to the finale event in Cádiz, Spain.

Trips Available for The Tall Ships Races Magellan-Elcano 500 Series 2021
ATYLA
Trip #5531
Dunkirk, France
France

14 Aug '21
A Coruña, Spain
Spain

28 Aug '21
14 Aug '21
to  28 Aug '21
ATYLA
Trip #5542
A Coruña, Spain
Spain

28 Aug '21
Lisbon, Portugal
Portugal

04 Sep '21
28 Aug '21
to  04 Sep '21
ATYLA
Trip #5550
Lisbon, Portugal
Portugal

04 Sep '21
Cadiz, Spain
Spain

11 Sep '21
04 Sep '21
to  11 Sep '21
See What's Taking Place as a Part of this Event
The Tall Ships Races Dunkirk 2021 Cancelled
Tall Ships Falmouth 2021 Cancelled
The Tall Ships Races A Coruña 2021
26 Aug 2021 – 29 Aug 2021  
Festival in A Coruña, Spain
The Tall Ships Races Lisbon 2021
02 Sep 2021 – 05 Sep 2021  
Festival in Lisbon, Portugal
The Tall Ships Races Cádiz 2021
09 Sep 2021 – 12 Sep 2021  
Festival in Cádiz, Spain
See which Tall Ships are Attending The Tall Ships Races Magellan-Elcano 500 Series 2021
ATYLA Ship - Pictured with her New Black Sails in 2017
ATYLA
  2 Masted Staysail Schooner  
  31 Metres
Belem
  3 Masted Barque  
  65 Metres
Challenge Wales
  Bermudan Rigged Cutter (BM Cutter)  
  72 Feet
Fryderyk Chopin
  Brig  
  55.5 Metres
MAYBE
  Gaff Rigged Ketch  
  24 Metres
Pelican of London
  3 Masted Barquentine  
  45 Metres
Tenacious
  3 Masted Barque  
  65 Metres

For the event schedule and ticket information please visit their official website as timings may be subject to change. For regular updates you can follow them on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or YouTube. To make an enquiry, you can contact the organiser directly by emailing [email protected].

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