44. Blue Ribbon MVM Regatta 2012

Fifty-Fifty’s victory 44. Blue Ribbon Regatta

With hundreds of thousands of viewers watching Fifty-Fifty’s victory directly from the water, the 44. Blue Ribbon Regatta was the first online live broadcast of the Hungarian Sailing Association with the help of three LiveU units.  

There were 600 sailing ships competing and a brig catamaran, Fifty-Fifty broke the record from 1955 by 6 minutes with the time of 10 hours 34 minutes and 15 seconds. The ten-times champion, Farkas Litkey was to arrive second when the mast broke on his sailing boat just before the finish. The third prize went to Principessa from Balatonfüred


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