- by Andrea Maslovar
MODA DENIZ CLUB
Moda Deniz Kulübü was established, with Atatürk’s order, on 8th April 1935, in order to improve seamanship, sea sports and modern life. Today, it performs cultural, social and sportive activities in this regard and provides its elite members with a quality, safe and warm environment.
The Yacht Club Costa Smeralda was founded on 12th May 1967 by H.H. the Aga Khan, Andrè Ardoin, Giuseppe Kerry Mentasti and Luigi Vietti as a non-profi t making sporting association for fellow sailing enthusiasts and to promote related activities. Today the YCCS enjoys reciprocal agreements with the Yacht Club de Monaco and the New York Yacht Club.