03 JULY 2018 / The Charity Rowing Race “Défi des Barj’s 2018”, Organized with the SNF’s Support, Took Place in Monaco

The charity rowing race “Défi des Barj’s 2018”, organized by the association “Le Rocher du Coeur”, took place in Monaco on Sunday, July 1st, 2018.

The fundraising event, carried out every two years in collaboration with a local rowing club, was held between Corsica and Monaco. Funds raised will enable hospitals in Paris to treat more children. The Stavros Niarchos Foundation has provided support for the implementation of the race, both in 2016 and 2018.

Established in 2013 in Monaco, Le Rocher du Coeur is the sister association of Association Louis Carlesimo created in 1982 in Paris. Their mission is to organize leisure activities and trips for children with serious illnesses.