Offshore World Challenge Poreč 2017

13.09.2017 - 16.09.2017

Poreč-Parenzo, Porečka riva (Poreč Waterfront)
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Porečka riva (Poreč Waterfront)

3rd BIG GAME TOURNAMENT – RED TUNA DRIFTING Poreč 2017

The third edition of the largest Big Game Fishing competition in Croatia – the Offshore World Challenge – will take place from the 13th to 16th of September 2017 in Poreč. The tournament will be accompanied by the fantastic Tunalicious Street Food Festival programme from the 9th to 16th of September.

The OWC Big Game Fishing tournament will bring together more than 300 competitors from 8 countries on approximately 70 boats. Spectators will have the opportunity to admire the view of the boats departing from the towns waterfront in the mornings and weighing in of the day’s catch in the evenings.
It is also the qualifing competition for the Offshore World Championship.

In addition to the sporting segment of the programme, the Tunalicious Street Food Festival will be held on the Poreč Riva, offering various tuna specialities, starting every day from 7 pm. You will be able to discover more on different corners – the burger corner, fish-in corner, sea food corner, tuna delicious corner, sashimi corner as well as enjoy local craft beer and wine.

All visitors will have a chance to enjoy the special culinary programme, which will delight all fans of the Queen of the Adriatic, our fabulous tuna. From Thursday, September 14th to Friday, September 15th, top notch chefs led by Ivan Ergović, the executive chef of the Spinnaker Restaurant, will be preparing a variety of delicacies made from tuna.

If you want to experience a bona fide gastronomic extravaganza and revel in the perfect blend of tuna specialities and premium Istrian wine, you can make a reservation for Thursday, September 14th at 7 pm, when the visiting chef and star of the regional culinary scene, Nenad Kukurin from the Kukuriku Restaurant in Kastav, will be preparing culinary creations dedicated to tuna. The four-course menu will be further enriched with an assortment of exquisite premium wines from Istria, made by the winemaker Ivan Damjanić. You can book your seat by sending an e-mail to spinnaker@valamar.com or calling +385 52 400 804

Poreč & Big Game 4 Tuna Club invite you to be part of this magnificent encounter of tuna delicacies coupled with delicious Istrian wine!

www.biggame4tuna.hr

Info:

ŠRK Big game 4tuna
Prekomorskih brigada 12, Pula +385 91 125 4004
press@biggame4tuna.hr

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