On August 27th, 2015, the Commonwealth of Dominica, a small island of only 289 square miles in the Caribbean, was hit by Tropical Storm Erika, resulting in widespread catastrophic damage and death. Twenty people are confirmed dead and others are still missing. Damage to homes and local businesses has left hundreds homeless and many without […]
Join the most successful race charter boat on the Caribbean race circuit – Scarlet Oyster has consistently scored wins and podium finishes, with a clean sweep of wins in 2015 at the RORC Caribbean 600, Heineken Regatta, BVI Regatta, and Antigua Sailing Week. Available for whole boat or individual place charter, complete with a very […]
One of our official charities is the National Sailing Academy, which affords every child in Antigua the opportunity to learn to sail as part of the school curriculum. The Academy was recently chosen as the host venue for an ISAF World Emerging Nation Programme. These youths are the future of sailing in our region, and […]
Sailing icon Philip Walwyn, former Commodore of St. Kitts Yacht Club, has tragically passed away after falling overboard only a short distance from his destination at Falmouth, England after his single-handed passage across the Atlantic Ocean from Nova Scotia. Philip was a friend to many of us in Antigua and participated on a regular basis […]
Our very own environmental watch dog, Martin Dudley, gets a write up in Cruising World for August. Martin is one of the men behind the Green initiatives that are in place at Antigua Sailing Week and who continues to throw light on important environmental issues and seek solutions to them. Let us know if you […]
If you were lucky enough to come to Antigua Sailing Week 2015, we would like to invite your feedback about the event so we can keep on improving it. Please take a few minutes to fill out our survey and tell us what you thought – whether good or bad, and any ideas you would […]
On the final race day of Antigua Sailing Week 2015, its the Antigua Special Economic Race Day sponsored by Yida International Investment Group and there are three contenders in the running. Who will take the Lord Nelson Trophy? Have a look and find out! Have a look at the future of sailing in Antigua with […]
Check out the action on Antigua Sailing Week 2015 Lay Day at Pigeon Point. The Nonsuch Bay RS Elite Challenge plus beach games and a fun day.
Jonty Layfield and his jubilant crew on Sleeper/U-Go celebrate their overall win at Antigua Sailing Week – Holders of the Lord Nelson Trophy 2015 © Paul Wyeth pwpictures.com The Awards Ceremony for the 48th edition of Antigua Sailing Week was held in Nelson’s Dockyard, English Harbour. The glittering prize giving was attended by His […]
Check out photos from the Yida International Antigua Sailing Week Awards Ceremony & After Party, Antigua Sailing Week 2015! Photos courtesy Paul Wyeth/pwpictures.com & Ted Martin/photofantasyantigua.com
Check out photos from the Yida International Antigua Special Economic Zone Race Day 5 Prize Giving, Sailing Week 2015! Photos courtesy of Ted Martin/photofantasyantigua.com
Check out photos from Yida International Antigua Special Economic Zone Race Day 5, Antigua Sailing Week 2015!
The 48th Antigua Sailing Week comes to an end in spectacular style on race day 5 sponsored by Yida International Antigua Special Economic Zone when class winners were decided – Jonty Layfield’s Antiguan CS40, Sleeper/U-Go © Paul Wyeth pwpictures.com The final day of the 48th edition of Antigua Sailing Week was blessed with amazing conditions, […]
Friedrich Boehnert’s German Dufour 45, Doppelbock racing in CSA 5 © Paul Wyeth pwpictures.com With just one race to go tomorrow, several class winners have now been decided at Antigua Sailing Week. Two yachts in particular have emerged as contenders for the overall prize – the Lord Nelson Trophy – one of the Caribbean’s most famous […]
In the third episode of Antigua Sailing Week we meet the people and take a ride on the boat bringing foiling technology from the Americas Cup to the masses.
Teams compete in the Nonsuch Bay RS Elite Challenge on Lay Day at Antigua Sailing Week © Paul Wyeth pwpictures.com Steel Pulse Lit up Nelson’s Dockyard and the Italian Stallions ruled in the Nonsuch Bay RS Elite Challenge. Tuesday April 28 – Thousands of people packed out Nelson’s Dockyard Marina for the massive live music […]