The inaugural Belt and Road Regatta Beihai station saw 16 teams unfurl their sails in Beihai, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. (Photos: Event Organizing Committee)
According to officials, the J80 team of this competition is the collection of the highest level of the domestic fleet, including last year’s champions Team Beihai Old Boys.
On Friday morning, two rounds of field races were held near Beihai Silver Beach, and the Qingdao Harmony Family sailing team finally won first place.
The competition is the first sailing event named after the Belt and Road Initiative.
The 2020 Belt and Road regatta (Beihai station, China) features the linkage between two iconic scenic spots in Beihai: Silver beach and Weizhou Island.