The sun and good temperatures Sunday in Dénia had approached thousands of visitors to Puerto Deportivo Marina de DeniaWhere these days takes place X Boat Show Denia. The morning began with the arrival of the vessel Maritime Rescue "Guardamar Calliope". The boat could visit 10 13 to 15 and 20 hours to.
Every year, pets are also involved in the lounge and at noon canine fashion parade was held, organized by Mascotetes. "Respect for the environment and animals is a fundamental part of our classroom and that is why we have them every year"Said the show's director, Gabriel Martínez.
Gastronomy is another pillar of X Boat Show Dénia and therefore it organized the Ruta de la Tapa. The installed 10 restaurants in Marina de Denia offer cap and cane or wine by 3 euros. Afternoon display was performed with rescue dogs Newfoundland MarenostrumAs well as a talk about 25 years of history in the study of turtles Marina, on the premises of the NGO Xaloc.
Alex Pella Award
Also this weekend was time for special recognition to the sailor Alex Pella, who received the "Person of the Year" has been awarded the Spanish Association of Journalists Náuticos (AEPN) prize.
AEPN president, Pedro Sardina, said "For all of us who love sailing, Alex Pella is an example, not only for what he has just achieved, the speed record of sailing around the world, but for the more than 15 years he has been in ocean navigation. That is why we were clear that our first winner should be him ".
Pella, meanwhile, said that "It is an honor for me to receive this recognition from the nautical press of our country. Since I started my career I have always tried to narrate my adventures and transmit my passion for the sea. I have to say that I have come here thanks to my surroundings, to my family and to my friends, but above all to the people who follow me. From my own experience, in order to connect with the general public, we must communicate freely, with quality content and with our own personality. It is my intention, I have left for a while, so I hope to make you enjoy how I enjoy my activity for many more years ". In addition, the president of the Royal Yacht Captains Assembly, José Luis Aliaga, also gave him a metope.