Itinerary

This year’s event will follow a different format to previous year’s in that the routes will all be in the southern part of the lake and offering some diversity in routes and sailing conditions. The itinerary will be as follows:

  • Day 1: Saturday August 3rd: Registration and opening of the Lake Malawi Sailing Marathon at Chembe Eagles Nest (Cape Mclear)
  • Day 2: Sunday August 4th: 7 a.m. start from Chembe Eagles Nest (Cape Mclear) to Senga Bay Salima– Overnight Stay at the Wheel House
  • Day 3: Monday August 5th: 7 a. M. Start from Salima to Nkhotakota. Overnight stay at Pottery Beach Lodge.
  • Day 4: Tuesday August 6th: 7 a. M. Start from– Nkhotakota.to Dwangwa. Overnight stay at Dwangwa Beach Cottages
  • Day 5: Wednesday August 7th: 7 a.m. start from Dwangwa Beach to Likoma Island . Overnight stay at Mango Drift.
  • Day 6: Thursday August 8th: 7 a.m. start from Mango Drift around Chizimulu Island and back. Overnight stay at Mango Drift.
  • Day 7: Friday August 9th: 7 a.m. start from Mango Drift to Chinteche Beach. Closing ceremony, Price giving and Overnight stay at Chnteche Inn.
  • Day 8: Saturday August 10th: Departure

Please note: Race start times may vary with weather conditions

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