Hosted by the Antigua Yacht Club, the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta is organised by the Officine Panerai and is part of the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge calendar.
The Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge calendar brings together the most sophisticated classic sailing yachts from around the world at some of the most iconic racing venues, and the Antiguan event kicks starts the annual circuit.
Each year, a fantastic line-up of yachts race the 52-nautical-mile course around the island of Antigua, and a host of sailors and enthusiasts alike gather to share their passion while pushing the limits of their classic seafaring vessels.
Each year, a fantastic line-up of yachts race the 52 nautical mile course around the island of Antigua...
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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 such as Giorgio Armani and Oprah Winfrey, an Antigua yacht charter offers access to some of the Caribbean’s most exclusive resorts, nestled in a myriad of bays and inlets.