'The best known regatta in the Caribbean circuit'
FIVE CHALLENGING DAYS OF SAILING, ONE WEEK OF FUN
'Now one of the premier sailing events in the world, Antigua Sailing Week welcomes participants from all corners of the globe each year to compete for the chance to win
this prestigious Regatta. Five challenging days of racing in some of the best sailing conditions in the world combined with the famous Antiguan hospitality make this a Regatta not to be missed.'
Great Escape is racing in spinnaker division at this World renowned Caribbean Regatta.
Great Escape narrowly missed out on a podium finishing 4th in class and 3rd Overall Charter boat in 2011 and finished 5th in 2012
Sailing Week is expected to attract some of the hottest sailing teams. The regatta has been scheduled to start on Sunday 28th April which allows for a days practice on Saturday as crew will join on Friday afternoon.
The format for 2012 was reviewed so that appropriate courses could be set for all classes. There will still be a lay day during the week for some R&R.
We organise a full program of evening Dinner venues. The cost of these is additional. These give you a full spectrum of local cuisine.
Berths on the boat are limited but there are a number of good quality shore side hotels and guest houses near to Nelsons Dockyard where we will be based for the regatta.
Join the boat at Nelsons Dockyard Marina on Friday 26th April 2013 and depart ship on Saturday 4th May 2013. The charter allows for a practice day on Saturday before the racing commences on Sunday. Great Racing and sparkling sunshine are combined with fantastic evening parties ashore.
Direct flights are available from London on BA and Virgin and many major US Hubs.
Individual Crew Spaces or Whole Boat charter available.
Price £1200 per person for 7 day charter commencing 26th April 2013 incl. Professional Skipper and Mate, Crew Shirt, Use of Safety equipment on board, Race entry, accommodation aboard subject to availability, food whilst racing and yacht berthed in Nelsons Dockyard the heart of the evening entertainment. Excludes Flights/Transfers and Personal Insurance. Whole Boat Charter Rate £11000 based on max 10 guests, max 7 sleeping aboard.