13th DRINA REGATTA, 7 – 12 July 2014, LJUBOVIJA, SERBIA

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In the period from 7th to 12th July 2014 the Drina Regatta Ljubovija was organized. This traditional event has been organized for the 13th time by the Municipality Ljubovija and Tourism Organization Ljubovija.

This year Regatta gathered around 7000 participants from different countries. The Drina Regatta is 40 km long and consisted of 700 boats which started from Rogačica and ended in Ljubovija.

Drina Regatta is unique manifestation and is organized thanks to lowers of the river and rafting. Rafting clubs showed humanity and courage during floods in Serbia and Republic of Srpska and rescued around 2000 people affected by floods.

The manifestation was supported within the SWG EC project: “Preparation for implementation of the Area Based Development (ABD) Approach in the Western Balkans – 2nd phase” and is related to promotion of people-to-people actions in the target cross-border areas.
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