Nelson's Dockyard, Antigua
Late January/Early February
Held annually at Nelson's Dockyard, the Superyacht Challenge is the perfect way to begin the new year.
Nelson's Dockyard is the ideal place to host this wonderful event, providing the perfect environment for superyacht owners and their guests to soak up the Caribbean hospitality and enjoy the renowned Superyacht Challenge parties.
Following the RCsy rating rule, the Superyacht Challenge promises close and thrilling racing across the crystal clear azure Caribbean waves. From English Harbour, three 12 to 30 mile pursuit races are marked out each day, depending on the prevailing conditions off the southern coast of Antigua.
Stop off in Antigua towards the end of January on your yacht charter vacation to witness this spectacular event and to enjoy the clear waters and friendly locals.
... the Superyacht Challenge promises close and thrilling racing across the crystal clear azure Caribbean waves.
LOCAL DESTINATION INFORMATION
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.
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.