Nelson's Dockyard, Antigua
29 Jan - 1 Feb 2015
The Superyacht Challenge is an annual event, held at Nelson's Dockyard in Antigua, and is the perfect way to begin the Caribbean season.
Providing an idyllic setting for participants and visitors alike, Nelson's Dockyard allows everyone to soak up the Caribbean hospitality and enjoy the famous Superyacht Challenge parties that go hand-in-hand with the racing.
Following the 'Bucket Rating' system, the Superyacht Challenge promises fair racing and good-natured competition as the superyachts race across the glittering azure waters of the Caribbean. Starting at English Harbour, four 12-30 mile Pursuit Races are marked out each day, each adhering to the Racing Rules of Sailing 2009-2012 (RRS).
The Superyacht Challenge limits the numbers of participating yachts to just 15, ensuring close and thrilling races. The regatta has no sponsorship to ensure it is held purely for the enjoyment of the participants and not to satisfy any other interests.
Starting at English Harbour, four 12-30 mile Pursuit Races are marked out each day, each adhering to the Racing Rules of Sailing 2009-2012 (RRS).
Charter a yacht for the The Superyacht Challenge, Antigua 2015
Looking to charter a luxury yacht for the The Superyacht Challenge, Antigua 2015? Contact your preferred broker or speak to an event charter expertCheck Availability & Book
Yachts with Expressions of Interest for the event
33m Baltic Yachtsfrom $72,000 p/week
31m McConaghy Boatsfrom $48,000 p/week
55m Vittersfrom €168,000 p/week
38m Perini Navi
60m Perini Navifrom €250,000 p/week
35m Green Marinefrom €56,000 p/week
42m Holland Jachtbouw
45m Baltic Yachts
34m Royal Huismanfrom $52,500 p/week
* This is the number of guests for Quayside events and hospitality - not for sleeping overnight.
Zones are subject to change, check with your Charter Broker for the latest information.