Category: Press Releases

Accommodation available at Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort

Accommodation available at Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort

April 21, 2013 |

Due to a last-minute cancellation of some bookings by the Antigua Sailing Week Committee, Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort has a few rooms still available for Antigua Sailing Week.  Available rooms include six standard hotel rooms and a few studios.  The Resort is now offering a 15% discount off regular rates for any bookings for […]

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EAG requests Assistance on Land as well as the Water

EAG requests Assistance on Land as well as the Water

April 20, 2013 |

Antigua Sailing Week (ASW) and the Environmental Awareness Group of Antigua and Barbuda (EAG) have joined forces with Sailors for the Sea. Sailors for the Sea is an ocean conservation non-profit organisation that focuses on promoting clean regattas in the sailing and boating community. This is an independent third party verification programme that encourages such […]

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The Sailor’s Pledge

The Sailor’s Pledge

April 17, 2013 |

Antigua Sailing Week and the Environmental Awareness Group of Antigua and Barbuda (EAG) have joined forces with Sailors for the Sea to have a clean regatta. We are asking all our participants to help us try and meet our goals and pledge to do the following. 1. Water bottle reduction: Purchase bulk water and use […]

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Let the Countdown begin

Let the Countdown begin

April 15, 2013 |

Check out the countdown numbers 10 to 1 in making your final preparations for heading to Antigua Sailing Week right here.

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LIAT Flight Promo for ASW Participants

LIAT Flight Promo for ASW Participants

April 14, 2013 |

Silver sponsors and official regional air carrier to Antigua Sailing Week is delighted to announce it is offering discounted fares for all participants of Antigua Sailing Week 2013. All participants need to do is e-mail admin@sailingweek.com and state which boat they are racing on and their full name and they will be sent a promotional […]

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Video Recap of Antigua Sailing Week

Video Recap of Antigua Sailing Week

April 12, 2013 |

Check out this video recapping Antigua Sailing Week and catch a glimpse of what it’s like to be at one of the most exciting yachting event in Antigua! Listen to participants comment on the wonderful experience – One full week of fantastic racing in incredible tropical conditions with great parties and lay day action. Don’t […]

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Chase the Race with Miramar Sailing

Chase the Race with Miramar Sailing

April 11, 2013 |

Miramar Sailing has a total of 18 places available on charter boats Miramar and Hawnalea. This is a great opportunity to get out on the water and close to the racing action throughout Antigua Sailing Week. Don’t miss your opportunity to Chase the Race with Miramar Sailing!

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Chase the Race with the official Antigua Sailing Week Spectator Boat

Chase the Race with the official Antigua Sailing Week Spectator Boat

April 9, 2013 |

Join Antigua Sailing Week and Wadadli Cats for their famous official Antigua Sailing Week Spectator Boat on Sunday 28th April 2013. Chase the race, enjoy the excitement of the boats rounding the marks and competing in the races, then enjoy a snorkel, lunch on board and drinks all day. The entire day costs just EC$165 […]

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Antigua’s United Nations

Antigua’s United Nations

April 7, 2013 |

Over 100 yachts from all over the world are expected to compete at the 46th edition of Antigua Sailing Week. The week-long event is considered the ‘last night at the prom’ for international racing boats in the Caribbean and months of careful preparation will deliver a spectacular finale both on the water and ashore for […]

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Open Call for Volunteers

Open Call for Volunteers

April 3, 2013 |

If you want to be able to wear one of our coveted SWAT T-shirts (SWAT – Sailing Week Antigua Team) with pride, Antigua Sailing Week is looking for volunteers to help in this year’s event. We need assistance with everything from meeters and greeters, bar staff, erecting branding and tents, help with manning the media […]

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Budget Accommodation Available

Budget Accommodation Available

April 3, 2013 |

Due to some accommodation changes in for one of our sailing teams there are now some fantastically inexpensive rooms available at Reef Gardens. Only 5 minutes walk to Falmouth Harbour, 10 minutes to the Antigua Yacht Club and the Committee Desk, Reef Gardens is an excellent location for crew to stay. Rooms are available from […]

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Monster Project (Volvo 70) joins the fleet for Antigua Sailing Week

Monster Project (Volvo 70) joins the fleet for Antigua Sailing Week

March 4, 2013 |

Volvo Open 70 racing charter yacht Monster Project has today lodged her entry for Antigua Sailing Week 2014. Skipper Andy Budgen (British Olympic Sailing Team 1997-2000, Moth World Championships 2011-2012) and his professional race crew, the Project Racing Team, will be aiming to cap off a very successful first Caribbean season for Monster Project, which […]

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Digicel partners Antigua Sailing Week with a special community focus in 2014

Digicel partners Antigua Sailing Week with a special community focus in 2014

October 6, 2012 |

Digicel is again back on board as the official communications sponsor of Antigua Sailing Week 2014.  Providing the AntiguaSailing Week team and visitors with vital internet technology is an essential part of the event, especially as it pertains to delivering fast internet to get the results out to boats each day. For 2014 however, Digicel is also bringing some of its own special […]

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