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American Hospital The Bodrum Cup

American Hospital The Bodrum Cup, which plays an essential role in the promotion of Turkey, was held on 21-26 October 2019.

The 31st Bodrum Cup was organized under the main sponsorship of the Yalıkavak Marina, which successfully brought together international sea enthusiasts to Bodrum with its breathtaking courses and various associated activities.

The Bodrum Cup held 5 spectacular racing stages and various events, which featured more than 180 boats, 1,500 sailors and over 10,000 participants.

This year's winner was the HIZIR 1 team which received the most significant award in the history of the competition.

The design of the award was inspired by Ilhan Koman's “ Endless Column”. Ilhan Koman is the world-renowned sculpture who created the stunning reliefs of Anıtkabir (the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk) and the significant reliefs featured at the Swedish Parliament building.

HIZIR 1 was presented with the award by the Erhan Bulutcu, CEO of Vehbi Koç Foundation Healthcare Institutions.