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Mussulo III finishes Cape 2 Rio race

Mussulo III yacht

The Mussulo III yacht arriving at Guanabarra Bay

29 January 20134 - Aurecon was a co-sponsor of the Mussulo III yacht, one of two Angolan yachts that competed in the Cape 2 Rio 2014 race, which took place between 4 and 31 January 2014 over a distance of 6 064 km from Cape Town, South Africa to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 2014 event saw Angola participate for the first time since 1974.

The Mussulo III yacht arrived safely at Rio de Janeiro’s Guanabarra Bay on 28 January.

Aurecon staff the world over were excited to see Mussulo III finish what was a mentally and physically challenging race.

This year marks the 22nd anniversary of Aurecon's operations in Angola and our success in helping to rebuild the country through various infrastructure and community-related projects. Aurecon is very proud to be associated with the development of the sailing sport in Angola.

 

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