Sail Training International, the global organisers of Tall Ships events and races, endorsed Falmouth as the 'Race Start Partner' of this iconic race, one which will also commemorate 500 years since the first circumnavigation voyage around the world

Tall Ships Falmouth

This will be the sixth time Falmouth has hosted the start of this iconic event, since 1966. The race is due to start on 19th August 2021 from Falmouth to A Coruna in Spain. It is anticipated that about forty (40) vessels will arrive in Falmouth leading up to the event start date.