Royal Seal of Approval for Antigua Sailing Week

Sojana, photo by Kevin Johnson

Antigua Sailing Week has always been the venue for the big boats of the Caribbean and the 46th edition is no exception. An international fleet will be competing in Racing Class One from Australia, Germany, Great Britain, Russia and the United Sates. Antigua Sailing Week brings down the curtain on the Caribbean racing season and a celebrity cast is set to take centre stage. [Read more…]

Another Record Broken – 30 entries by end of year

The RORC Caribbean 600 continues to defy the financial crisis with a record fleet expected on the start line when the fifth edition of the RORC Caribbean 600 kicks off on February 18th 2013. With the northern hemisphere in the grip of winter, racing 600 miles around 11 Caribbean islands in warm trade winds and surfing in ocean swell is proving to be very appealing. [Read more…]

4th edition of the “Les Voiles de Saint-Barth”, from 8th to 13th April 2013

It has taken just three years for the “Les Voiles de Saint-Barth” to get racers from around the world used to this concept of yachting for pleasure and to develop this passion. The passion for magnificent yachts, fine cruisers and elegant Maxis, the passion for these extraordinarily beautiful waters and the passion of the men, who bring these yachts to life. Owners, yachtsmen and sailors are all once again invited from 8th to 13th April 2013 for a full week of racing dedicated to the joys of yachting and which will remain forever etched in their minds. [Read more…]

Impressive Cast Bound for Antigua

In less than six months, the 5th edition of the RORC Caribbean 600 will start in Antigua. The race attracts a wide variety of yachts from all over the world, including ocean going performance cruisers and some of the world’s most magnificent yachts. [Read more…]

Hard to Handle

By: 
Louay Habib

It was yet another day of episode and drama at Antigua Sailing Week. This year’s Antigua Sailing Week is producing intense battles right through the fleet with close encounters a plenty. Stress levels were running high today with start line incidents a plenty and a major collision on the first upwind leg of the day in the big boat class with just one final race tomorrow, nearly all of the classes are yet to be decided. [Read more…]