Tag Archives: Regattas

Entry Open for the 2012 Rolex Swan Cup

Entry for the Rolex Swan Cup is now officially open for 2012.  Held every two years since 1984, the world famous yacht racing regatta sits at the pinnacle of the Nautor’s Swan calendar attracting Swan yachts from the across globe … Continue reading

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Charleston Race Week Registration Open; Drawing More Offshore Boats

Organizers of the upcoming Sperry Top-Sider Charleston Race Week (April 19-22) are luring captains and crews from around the country to create a fabulous weekend of racing. What has become the country’s fastest growing regatta in recent years is on … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Race Week

If you love sailing, food, music, and fun, then you won’t want to miss Mardi Gras Race Week which will take place from February 21-26. More than 50 boats are currently registered for this regatta which includes everything from moths … Continue reading

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San Francisco Leukemia Cup

On October 1st and 2nd, San Francisco  Bay Area sailors will raise their sails and thousands of dollars in the race against blood cancer. The Leukemia Cup Committee and The San Francisco Yacht Club hosting the sixth annual San Francisco Bay … Continue reading

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MOY Classic Yacht Regatta

The 32nd Annual Museum of Yachting Classic Yacht Regatta will take place September 2-4 in Newport, RI. All boats must have a current CRF rating to participate in the regatta. The classes will be Classic, Shields, Spirit of Tradition, Good … Continue reading

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Herreshoff Museum Classic Regatta

The annual Herreshoff Museum Classic Regatta will take place August 26-28 and will include classes for Cat Boats, Herreshoff 12 1/2s, Classic, Spirit of Tradition, S Boats, Six Metres, Twelve Metres, and Sea Sprites. The winner will receive the highly … Continue reading

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Newport Bucket Air Show

Whether ashore or on the water, this should prove to be a fabulous show. A vintage WWII Airshow featuring the Texas Flying Legends will follow racing at the ninth annual Newport Bucket Regatta on Saturday, August 27 and Sunday, August … Continue reading

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National Hospice Regattas – Great Cause, Great Time

As anyone who has ever had a terminally ill loved one knows, the services of hospice are invaluable. Now you can help this organization while doing something you love by taking part in one of the many hospice regattas. Since … Continue reading

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Ida Lewis Distance Race Early Entry Deadline Approaching

The Ida Lewis Distance Race is coming up on August 19th, and organizers are encouraging competitors to register by the early bird deadline of August 5th to help build excitement. The race is open to boats 28 feet and longer … Continue reading

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St. Mary’s College Governor’s Cup

If you’re looking for a family-friendly regatta, this is a great one that combines a bit of sailing and a lot of fun. The competition begins Friday, August 5th and ends Sunday, August 7th with a Captain’s Breakfast. The staggered … Continue reading

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Harbor School Regatta Benefit

Want to race a 12 Meter? Here’s your chance…for a price (but it’s all to benefit a good cause). Hundreds of leaders and key figures from New York’s media, finance, law, education and maritime industries will race historic America’s Cup … Continue reading

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Chicago-Mac Race

This weekend, the 103rd Chicago-Mac race will begin with the cruising division heading off from the Chicago Yacht Club on Friday afternoon and the racing division heading off on Saturday morning. While this historic race is sure to be a … Continue reading

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Leukemia Cup at Cleveland Yachting Club

The Cleveland Yachting Club will host its 18th annual Leukemia Cup July 21-24. Crews who raise $750 or more for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society will have their registration fee waived and receive free wristbands for up to eight crew … Continue reading

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J Class Newport Regatta in Pictures

Ranger and Velsheda competed in five races during the J Class Newport Regatta last week. While the races were fun to watch, you can see from above that what people really come out for was to see the amazing beauty … Continue reading

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J Class Regatta Hits Newport!

The much anticipated J Class Regatta in Newport, RI is upon us. Valsheda and Ranger will be racing inside Narragansett Bay this Wednesday through Sunday with one race per day scheduled to start at 1pm. The course has been set … Continue reading

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Sailing for Hope

On Saturday, May 21, the Kentucky Lake Sailing Club in Grand Rivers, KY will host Sailing for Hope, a benefit regatta for the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. The regatta is a distance race with funds being raised for each … Continue reading

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Southwest Florida Regatta

The Gulf Coast Sailing Club will host the 35th Annual Southwest Florida Regatta this weekend in Naples, FL. The event will include the 4th Annual Naples Melges 24 Regatta and additional classes will be determined upon entries. The regatta is … Continue reading

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St. Barth’s Bucket Regatta

Just because your boat doesn’t quite meet the 100′ minimum required to participate in the 25th annual St. Barth’s Bucket Regatta from March 24-27 doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy the race. Head out to watch the big boats race. … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Heineken International Regatta

The Palmas del Mer Yacht Club will host the Puerto Rico Heineken International Regatta from March 18-20 on the southeast shores of the island. The regatta offers competition for everyone from paddle boarders to J105s as well as a full … Continue reading

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Sarasota-Havana Race Canceled

It looked like it was really going to happen this year, but once again the Sarasota to Havana race has been canceled. The regatta has not been held since 1994. Over 184 boats had signed up for the regatta, which … Continue reading

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