Nautic Lib, a self-service system of watersport materials, will be tested this summer across Brittany !

As part of the European project CAPITEN, a prototype of self-service stand-up paddles and bodyboards will be tested all summer on beaches and inland water areas in Brittany. This innovative concept is, in its experimental shape, a road trailer adapted into several lockers offering a range of watersport materials via an online booking platform to …
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CAPITEN Meeting in Las Palmas (ES)

On June 26th and 27th, the CAPITEN project partners met in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. This fourth meeting was organised and hosted by CETECIMA, the Canarian partner. The objective was to review and share the activities conducted by each partner and to programme the next deadlines ahead. The meeting took place at “PLOCAN” (Canary …
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Tourism Meetings

The 2nd April 2019, the Brittany Regional Council organized its second tourism meeting in the cultural centre “L’Archipel”, in Fouesnant-les-Glénan. The mayor of Fouesnant, Roger Le Goff and Anne Gallo, VP of the CRT (Regional Council in charge of tourism), gave a welcoming speech. After the general meeting of the CRT, several conferences punctuated the …
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Gliding Barnacles Event A Great Success

From 28th August until 2nd September 2018, surf and Atlantic lovers met near the city of Figueira da Foz, in Portugal, for an event dedicated to surfing, and more broadly to boating. The CAPITEN project was presented and promoted there, and was a great success.
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Crana Fest 2018 in Ireland

On the 20th and 21st October 2018,  the Crana Fest event took place in Buncrana, Inishowen, in Lough Swilly and the Crana River.  Crana Fest is a 2-day event for all disciplines of kayaking : sea, lough and river from Grade 2 to Grade 4. Crana Fest attracts visitors from across Donegal, other parts of …
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Partnership meeting in Viana (POR)

The partnership’s most recent meetings, held in Viana do Castelo on 20 and 21 June, were a time full of exchange and discovery. The 18 partners took stock of the progress of the project’s achievements and, despite a tight schedule, managed to fit in a nautical infrastructure visit to Caminha, at the border between Portugal’s …
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The art of innovation

At its General Assembly on 30 March 2018, Nautisme en Bretagne presented a lecture on “the art of innovation”. Cyril de Sousa, lecturer and president of the Innovation Commando association, demonstrated to the attending marine leisure stakeholders that the processes related to innovation are accessible to all. Inspiring words for CAPITEN in particular, which aims …
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Launching of the CAPITEN project

The CAPITEN project was officially launched in Rennes on Friday 10 November 2017 after its approval last May. To mark the occasion, some fifty people were invited to the hotel de Courcy for a presentation of the project’s activities, which will be carried out until 2020 via various operational areas.
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