The most historical race of solo ocean sailing in the world, known as the transatlantic will have Charleston as the endpoint, the coming year. Charleston is the largest and also the oldest city in the United States of South Carolina. This is for the first time that a thing like this is going to happen.
This race has been named as “The Transat”. The race will be beginning in France’s Brittany region in May the next year. The participants for this race have to sail a total of 3,500 miles. All the talented sailors will arrive in Charleston later on that day which coincides with the 350th anniversary of the city as well.(more…)