The Maritime University bought two Omega Sport class yachts. The yachts were baptized by the Rector of the Gdynia Maritime University, prof. dr hab. Eng. Capt. life Adam Weintrit pouring champagne. Omega POL 655 and POL 654 will take part in the regatta in Olszyna, and from 22 to 25 May 2023 they will participate in the Polish Academic Championships in Wilkasy, organized by the Academic Sports Association of Warsaw.
– So far we have won cups on chartered yachts, now we can finally reach for laurels on our own – said Rector Adam Weintrit.
The ceremony was also attended by director of the Sports and Recreation Center dr Andrzej Lachowicz, manager of the Sailing and Water Sports Center dr inż. Andrzej Szklarski and Jędrzej Charłampowicz – assistant at the Department of Logistics and Transport Systems, multiple representative of the University in Polish sailing championships. Currently, the Sailing and Water Sports Center has seven yachts and two motor RIBs.