Race Day 2 of Admiral’s Cup Regatta 2016 India takes the lead

December 8, 2016 Photo(s): By Indian Naval Academy

The race day two of the Admiral’s Cup Sailing Regatta 2016 saw all participating teams from Group B competing fiercely in four races that were conducted at the picturesque Ettikulam bay today, Thursday 08 December 2016. In the Group B races held today, Sub Lieutenant Shubham Kumar of India (INA) was leading followed by Midshipman Molly Robertson of United States of America and Midshipman Ewelina Roman of Poland at second and third positions respectively.

In addition to the competition at sea, all participating team members and officers in charge were taken on a trek to the top of the historic Mount Dilli located inside INA. Some participants also played a round in the INA golf course 'Voyage', in the early morning hours. Cultures, traditions, languages and art forms of India and the Indian Navy, was showcased to the participating members through an audio-visual presentation prior to lunch. A lecture cum demonstration of five traditional dance forms of Kerala by a professional dance group was scheduled later in the evening for all guests and participants. The participants were all awe struck by the shows.

Glimpse from Race Day 2 at Ettikulam Bay, INA during Admirals Cup Regatta 2016
Glimpse from Race Day 2 at Ettikulam Bay, INA during Admirals Cup Regatta 2016
Glimpse from Race Day 2 at Ettikulam Bay, INA during Admirals Cup Regatta 2016
Glimpse from Race Day 2 at Ettikulam Bay, INA during Admirals Cup Regatta 2016
Glimpse from Race Day 2 at Ettikulam Bay, INA during Admirals Cup Regatta 2016
Glimpse from Race Day 2 at Ettikulam Bay, INA during Admirals Cup Regatta 2016
Glimpse from Race Day 2 at Ettikulam Bay, INA during Admirals Cup Regatta 2016
Glimpse from Race Day 2 at Ettikulam Bay, INA during Admirals Cup Regatta 2016
Glimpse from Race Day 2 at Ettikulam Bay, INA during Admirals Cup Regatta 2016
The competeting team members and the officer in charges participated in a game of golf during wee hour
The competeting team members and the officer in charges participated in a game of golf during wee hour
The competeting team members and the officer in charges participated in a game of golf during wee hour
The competeting team members and the officer in charges participated in a game of golf during wee hour
The competeting team members and the officer in charges participated in a game of golf during wee hour
The participating team members and the officer in charges were taken on a trek along the historic Mount Dilli route located inside INA
The participating team members and the officer in charges were taken on a trek along the historic Mount Dilli route located inside INA
The participating team members and the officer in charges were taken on a trek along the historic Mount Dilli route located inside INA
The participating team members and the officer in charges were taken on a trek along the historic Mount Dilli route located inside INA
The participating team members and the officer in charges were taken on a trek along the historic Mount Dilli route located inside INA
The participating team members and the officer in charges were taken on a trek along the historic Mount Dilli route located inside INA
A presentation on India and on Indian Navy was divulged to the participating members
A presentation on India and on Indian Navy was divulged to the participating members