The Count of Gondomar Trophy pays tribute to the victims of the Compostela accident

The Monte Real Club de Yates de Bayona joins the pain of the relatives of those who died in the railway accident recorded yesterday in Santiago de Compostela, paying a heartfelt tribute to the victims at the start of the XXXVIII Conde de Gondomar Trophy.

After the meeting held first thing in the morning between members of the Board of Directors of the Club and the Regatta Committee, and after consulting the institutional sources of the Xunta de Galicia, the decision was made to concentrate all the skippers on land and crews to observe a minute of silence, postponing departure until 11:30 a.m.

Monte Real has canceled all the recreational and social events that were going to take place during the celebration of the Conde de Gondomar Trophy.

At the moment the fleet is sailing towards the waters of the Ensenada de Finisterre, from where they will return tomorrow, Friday.