Notice of Race: RORC Transatlantic Race 2014

The Royal Ocean Racing Club is pleased to announce the publication of the Notice of Race for the RORC Transatlantic Race. The event will start from Lanzarote on Saturday 29th November 2014, finishing in Grenada. [Read more…]

International Maxi Association supports RORC Transatlantic Race

Line honours victory for Hap Fauth’s American Mini Maxi, Bella Mente in action during the recent
RORC Caribbean 600 – Credit: Tim Wright/photoaction.com

The International Maxi Association (IMA) has joined forces with the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) in the organisation of the inaugural RORC Transatlantic Race and will be awarding an exquisite vintage sterling silver trophy to the Line Honours winner.

The IMA invites the expanding Maxi fleet to a new format of a classic autumn competition, starting from Puerto Calero, Lanzarote on 29 November and racing 2,800 n miles across the Atlantic to the inviting waters of Grenada in the Caribbean. [Read more…]

RORC Transatlantic Race Bound For Grenada

Camper and Nicholsons’ Port Louis Marina will host the finish of the RORC Transatlantic Race – Photo Credit:Joshua Yetman

Grenada has been chosen by the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) as the destination for the finish of the 2,800 nm east-west race across the Atlantic.

Grenada Tourism Authority with Camper & Nicholsons Marinas, will host the first edition of the race starting on November 29th 2014 from Puerto Calero, Lanzarote. [Read more…]

Island Water World Grenada Sailing Week 30 January – 4 February 2014

If the smiles and laughter at the official prize giving is the measure of a successful regatta, then the 2014 edition of Grenada Sailing Week was a massive success.

Hundreds of sailors from all over the Caribbean, and indeed from all over the world, enjoyed racing in a variety of conditions. Grenada Sailing Week is all about fun and the regatta is a blend of glorious Caribbean weather, race courses designed to show off the spectacular vistas of Grenada and great parties after sailing. [Read more…]

Grenada Sailing Week – Sail De Spice is here!

Grenada Sailing Week Camper & Nicholsons Race Series based at Port Louis Marina is here and there is an exciting line up of races and parties. The racing challenge is on and starts on Friday 1st February. Starting each day at 9:30 am, yachts from 7 different countries and crew members of many more nationalities, will participate in up to 10 races on a variety of short and long courses off Grenada’s Western and Southern coast. [Read more…]