A magnificent fleet of Superyachts is expected to be taking part with strong expressions of interest received for the regatta to be held from 11-17 March 2024.
2023 Superyacht Challenge Antigua 06 – 12 MARCH Nelson’s Dockyard Antigua, WI – Sunday, 12 March 2023 The final race of the 2023 Superyacht Challenge Antigua was held off the South Coast of Antigua on Sunday 12 March. The weather this year was more Mediterranean than Caribbean but the spirit of regatta was unchanged. Now… Continue reading Zig Zag and Action celebrate in Antigua.
2023 Superyacht Challenge Antigua 06 – 12 MARCH Nelson’s Dockyard Antigua, WI – Sunday, 12 March 2023 The final race of the 2023 Superyacht Challenge Antigua was held off the South Coast of Antigua. At the start, the south south easterly breeze, occasionally produced white caps on the 14 nautical mile race course. During the… Continue reading Series Results in!
Nelson’s Dockyard Antigua, WI – Saturday, 11 March 2023 After yesterday’s postponement racing was back on at the Superyacht Challenge Antigua on Saturday 11th March. Line Honours was once again taken by the 148ft Dubois sloop Gitana in an elapsed time of 01 hour 57 minutes and 39 secs. The racing was extremely close with… Continue reading Close Racing in Antigua
VIDEO! Ted Martin asks the question: What’s cookin’? to the Superyacht Chefs! The Famous Cook Off with the theme of Antigua Carnival, pits superyacht against superyacht in a contest of galloping gourmets. The culinary contest is coloured with a Carnival fancy dress theme, with all the crews winding up to the rhythm of a Soca… Continue reading What’s cookin’?
Racing at the Superyacht Challenge Antigua for Day Two was called off at 10:30 AST due to a lack of wind. The Race Committee set additional marks to the east and south east of Antigua in the hope of getting more breeze and observed the race area from an elevated position at Fort Charlotte. In… Continue reading Sail on Sam
Race Day One | Nelson’s Dockyard Antigua, WI – Thursday, 09 March 2023 The first day of racing at the Superyacht Challenge Antigua was blessed with tropical heat and moderate breeze of 12-15 knots from an unusual westerly wind direction. The Race Committee set a course of approximately 13.5nm, composed of seven legs. With plenty… Continue reading Livin’ it up in Antigua
Nelson’s Dockyard Antigua, WI – Wednesday, 08 March 2023 There is nowhere like the Caribbean in the bleak mid-winter of the Northern Hemisphere. Warm air and crystal blue skies makes Antigua a sailor’s paradise. However, the stormy weather to the north of the Caribbean has disturbed the trade winds that usually pump in from the Atlantic.… Continue reading Practice in Paradise
The 12th edition of the Superyacht Challenge Antigua (SYCA) has opened with registration of the magnificent fleet in Nelson’s Dockyard. Racing off the South Coast of Antigua will conclude on Sunday 12th March. The invitational event is held in the spectacular waters of Antigua with laid-back social events in Nelson’s Dockyard. The Superyacht Challenge has… Continue reading A wonderful celebration of sailing and parties
An exciting superyacht racing season is set for the Caribbean in 2023 with a fantastic programme of racing including the 12th edition of the Superyacht Challenge Antigua and the inaugural RORC Caribbean 600 Series.