On Saturday, May 30, St. Petersburg will host «Solar Regatta 2015». The competition will take place in the water area of LENEXPO on Vasilievsky Island as part of the Baltic Sea Festival.
Students and young engineers will take part in «Solar Regatta». They will make small (no more than 8 meters long and 2.4 meters wide) solar-powered vessels based on individual designs and race them.
Solemn opening of the regatta is to begin at 12 p.m. Awarding ceremony is scheduled for 5 p.m. Entrance to the competition is free. There will be a party at the end of the races.
«We would like to remind you that last year» Solar Regatta was also held in Moscow.