Early entry closing for Antigua Sailing Week
by Antigua Sailing Week 21 Dec 13:13 PST27 April - 3 May 2019
CSA 5 fleet during 2018 edition of the regatta - Antigua Sailing Week © Paul Wyeth / ASW
The 52nd edition of Antigua Sailing Week is once again shaping up to be the regatta not to miss for the 2019 Caribbean Regatta Season. A huge variety of yachts have already committed to the event, with sailors from across the world looking forward to savouring fantastic racing and top live entertainment to dance the night away.
Antigua Sailing Week has always been an international regatta and early entries feature teams from all over Europe, North America, as well as teams from the Caribbean Islands. For early entry to Antigua Sailing Week, saving US$4 per foot, teams must enter and pay before December 31, 2018.
The variety of yachts competing is exceptional, ranging from high performance multihulls and Maxi Ocean Racers, through TP52s and performance cruisers, and bareboats and Sportsboats.
"A new initiative this year will be spot equipment checks to ensure that boats comply with ASW minimum safety rules," commented ASW Racing Manager, Lorna Saunders. "We have also introduced a new trophy for youth. Boats with 50% of the crew including the driver to be under 25. The Royal SouthernYC Inter Yacht Club Challenge Trophy has many challengers already for 2019, why not charter a boat and bring your team along? Half the crew need to be from the same bona fide yacht club. Antigua Sailing Week ha....