17th - 22nd Apr 2014
The Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta returns for its 28th edition and will be hosted by the Antigua Yacht Club.
The first event in the Panerai Classic Yacht Challenge for 2014, The Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta will run from 17th to 22nd April, during which time an exceptional sight of classic sailing yachts can be seen competing against the stunning backdrop of the Caribbean.
Organised by Officine Panerai, the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge calendar unites the world's most elegant classic sailing yachts at iconic racing venues around the world and has done so since 2005.
A fantastic line-up of yachts are expected to sign up for this year's 52 nautical mile race around the island of Antigua where sailors and enthusiasts alike will gather to share their passion while pushing the limits of their classic seafaring vessels.
...the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge calendar unites the world's most elegant classic sailing yachts at iconic racing venues around the world...
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Saturated with sun, this dazzling location offers the epitome of a paradise vacation, with sugar white sun-kissed beaches, a warm climate and beautiful scenery all year round. The Caribbean offers abundant water sport opportunities, clear blue skies and inviting azure waters. This captivating location is brimmed with aquatic life which surrounds dozens of picturesque islands, each unique in character and charm.
Antigua’s picture-perfect coast is home to what feels like endless stretches of powder-soft beaches with secret caves surrounded by nothing but azure blue waters. To best enjoy the areas once traveled by Nelson, and to best discover the enchanting coral reefs which historically troubled enemy ships, you'll want to be on board a charter yacht. What's more, as the winter home of A-list stars like Giorgio Armani and Oprah, an Antigua yacht charter offers access to some of the Caribbean’s most exclusive resorts, nested in a myriad of bays and inlets.