Malaysian Yachting Association (MYA) general manager Mohd Afendy Abdullah said the regatta, organised by the Kedah Yachting Association (KSA), is now in its ninth edition and attained recognition as it involved participants from all over the world.
Mohd Afendy, who is also KSA vice-chairman, said this is the first recognition from an international body for the event.
"We will ensure that future events will be more exciting and attract more sailors from around the world," he added.
AL :-Gred 3. Not bad huh.. Kudos to all for the effort