He Villa of Agüimes He was proclaimed winner of the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria City Council Contest, which meant the return of the Latin candle. It is the first vernacular sport to return and it does so in compliance with a strict sanitary protocol in the facilities of the Sports Dock.
The first competition is the Isla de Gran Canaria Cup, made up of three tests. The first of these is that of the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria City Council, whose councilor for sportsAridany Romero was a direct witness to the test.
The three most outstanding boats of the past course started in first position, with the reigning champion, the Poet Tomás Morales Clipper; who failed to defend his advantage and was overtaken by the Villa of Agüimes, who, from the third place, managed to make the best time: 1.08.11.
It wasn’t a good afternoon for him La Paloma Pueblo Guanche Hospital, who started second and reached the finish mark more than two minutes from the winner. The other surprise of the day was the promising start of San José, which came last and made the third best time.
The return of Porteño Flavor to Glory with a time of 1.18.19 and the Tara del Mar Infinitas, were other of the pleasant news of the return to the competition. Where they also offered good feelings the Puerto de La Luz Foundation (5th), the Minerva Farm Firm Floor (6th), the IMD Academia Polivela Nautical White (7th), the Spar River War (8th) and the Chacalote Bar cafe La Geria (9th).
Next week, the second test of the Isla de Gran Canaria Cup begins with the Government of the Canary Islands Competition -Saturday, 5:00 p.m.-. La Vela returns in style and tames the effects of the virus with an outstanding Villa of Agüimes.