The 33rd edition of the Rolex Middle Sea Race will start on October 20th 2012 . A prizegiving ceremony will take place on the 27th October.
Entries may be made on line till the 12th October. The Notice of Race will soon be available for download fron the event website.
Starting in Malta the scenic 606nm course passes by the East coast of Sicily, through the Strait of Messina, on to Stromboli, an active volcano, and on to Favignana, Pantalleria and Lampedusa before returning to Malta to finish.
George David's Rambler (USA) established the current Course Record of 47 hours 55 minutes and 3 seconds in 2007