Podgorica – Team of Slovenia is the winner of this year’s traditional contest Trophy Moraca” 2007 which as a part of the event “Days of sport on Moraca” was held at the mouth of that river in Skadar lake.
Team of former Yugoslavian republic from Novo Mjesto, in competition of seven teams from Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, and Macedonia has won with 18, 1 kg of fish for two hours. Second place went to team from Vinkovci with 14, 3 kg of fish, and the third was team from Banja Luka which had 13, 3 kg of fish.
At the same time at the mouth a competition in preparation of the fish soup was held, and the winner of that competition was Dragoljub Drobnjak from Niksic. With his and the soup of other five competitors everyone who attended the event was treated.
And while the fisherman were hunting and preparing the soup from the bridge Millennium down Moraca a regatta was started which has about 100 participants from entire Montenegro. There were canoes, kayaks, and boats that stared a six-hour journey to Skadar lake.
The assistant of the secretary for culture and sport of the Capital city Budo Miranovic said that the participants of the regatta had a problem with low water but in the end everything went well.
The competition in fact is an introduction for the today’s traditional contest “Trophy Skadar Lake” which is held for the 38th year in a row – he added.
The competition, according to Miranovic’s words was aided by the Secretariat for culture and sport of the Capital city, Secretariat for development of business, Sport fishing association Podgorica, Kayak club “Moraca”, Tourist organization of Podgorica, Office for prevention of drug addiction, public enterprises “Greenery”, Communal services”, and “Cleanness”, and the general sponsor of the event is Podgorica enterprise Kings.