A sailing race that touches myth!
The sea of myths and legends. The sea of Homer, Seferis and Elytis
The sea of painters and philosophers. The sea of sailors
600 miles of sailing in this sea. An offshore race designed by sailors for sailors
A race where the wind god, Aeolus, will make his own game to control sailors’ seamanship
A race where the dolphins will accompany the boats to drive them faster to the finish
A race with enchanting sunrises and sunsets
A race where mythology rewards sport in a unique water track
All this and much more is the “Aegean 600”. A non-stop race!
iconic Greek islands
LEOPARD 3 (MON) / 2023
2DAYS 11HRS 5MIN 25SEC
ALLEGRA (SUI) / 2022
2DAYS 5HRS 36MIN 2SEC
START (Sounio) – Milos island to port – Gate at Santorini Caldera – Kassos, Karpathos and Rhodos islands to port – Kandelousa to starboard – Kos to port, Kalolimnos to starboard, Farmakonissi, Agathonissi and Patmos islands to port – Gate at Mykonos and Dilos strait – Kea island to port – FINISH (Sounio)
The length of the course is approximately 605 nautical miles non-stop
The Hellenic Offshore Racing Club was established on 1961 in Piraeus
Its primary and constitutional aim is to spread and promote offshore sailing throughout Greece
Since its establishment and for many years on, it was the only sailing club exclusively involved in offshore sailing and today is the main offshore club in Greece
The marina that will host the boats is situated in Sounio, Athens – Greece and it is based on international standards having always in mind convenience and comfortable stay and at the same time highest awareness for the environment
Facilities of participating boats in AEGEAN 600 include:
- 7 days free berthing before the Start of AEGEAN 600 and 2 days after the race
- Free storage
- Free parking
5 - 13 July 2024 🇬🇷
A new member to this exclusive group of special races, aiming to become a highly rated Offshore Classic.
AEGEAN 600 © logo
The trademark with the logo “AEGEAN 600” is registered by the General Secretariat of Commerce of the Ministry of Development and Investments (General Secretariat of Commerce & Consumer Protection – Trademark Department) and provides the Hellenic Offshore Racing Club (HORC) with its exclusive use. (Articles 20, 21, 22, 23, 64, 65, 82 and 84 of Law 4679/2020 “Trademarks – Transposition of Directive (EU) 2015/2436 on the approximation of laws of the Member States on trademarks and Directive 2004/48 / EC on the enforcement of intellectual property rights, and other provisions“ (Government Gazette 71 / A / 20-3-2020).
It is therefore NOT allowed to be used for any reason and by anyone, except the organizers of AEGEAN 600. We also inform you that the badge is not allowed to be used in crew displays or banners or anything else (as observed in previous years). If some crews want to have the logo of the race in their appearances, then they should order these appearances from the company authorized by the organization, which is the only one that with the written permission of HORC can produce and market products where on them to display the match mark.