The Schedule for ASW50

Day by day, night by night, the full line up
Apr
21
Fri
2017
Entries , Cancellations and Payments Deadline @ Antigua Yacht Club
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm

Today is the last day that boats can

  • enter the race. Later entries can only take place if approved by the Organising Committee.  

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  • withdraw entry and receive a refund, less 20% administration fee.

 

Payment is US $12 per foot –- After that US $14 per foot.

Apr
26
Wed
2017
Boat Measurement Appointments Deadline @ Antigua Yacht Club
Apr 26 all-day
Committee Desk opening hours @ Antigua Yacht Club
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Apr
27
Thu
2017
Committee Desk opening hours @ Antigua Yacht Club
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Apr
28
Fri
2017
Guadeloupe to Antigua Race
Apr 28 all-day
Guadeloupe to Antigua Race @ Deshaies | Basse-Terre | Guadeloupe

Every year Antigua Sailing Week features a Guadeloupe to Antigua Race on the Friday before the week’s racing begins. The event is organised in conjunction with Antigua Yacht Club and serves as a feeder race for boats coming from the islands to the south of Antigua. More details to follow.

Committee Desk opening hours @ Antigua Yacht Club
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Registration Open @ Antigua Yacht Club
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Guadeloupe – Antigua Race Prize Giving @ AYC
Apr 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Guadeloupe - Antigua Race Prize Giving @ AYC | English Harbour | Saint Paul | Antigua and Barbuda

Join the crews who will race from Guadeloupe to Antigua for their prize giving at 6pm at the Antigua Yacht Club. More details to be included.

Apr
29
Sat
2017
Peters & May Round Antigua Race Day @ English Harbour
Apr 29 all-day
Peters & May Round Antigua Race Day @ English Harbour
Committee Desk opening hours @ Antigua Yacht Club
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Registration Open @ Antigua Yacht Club
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sail Configurations Deadline @ Antigua Yacht Club
Apr 29 @ 3:00 pm
Peters & May Round Antigua Race Prize Giving & Antigua Sailing Week Welcome Party
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Peters & May Round Antigua Race Prize Giving & Antigua Sailing Week Welcome Party @ English Harbour | Saint Paul | Antigua and Barbuda

The first party of Antigua Sailing Week, we celebrate the winners of that day’s Peters & May Round Antigua Race as well as welcoming everyone to Antigua Sailing Week 2017.

 
Apr
30
Sun
2017
English Harbour Rum Race Day 1 @ Off the South Coast of Antigua
Apr 30 all-day
English Harbour Rum Race Day 1 @ Off the South Coast of Antigua

Courses will be confirmed each morning.

Committee Desk opening hours @ Antigua Yacht Club
Apr 30 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Shirley Heights Lookout Breakfast @ Shirley Heights
Apr 30 @ 8:00 am – 1:15 pm
Shirley Heights Lookout Breakfast @ Shirley Heights

On Sunday 30th April, Shirley Heights Lookout will host its famous Antigua Sailing Week breakfast with a difference as new in 2017, English Harbour Radio will be broadcasting live from the Shirley Heights and your commentator Dick Johnson, of English Harbour Radio, will break down the on the water action as well as providing information about the whole event. An excellent local breakfast along with bush tea is available from 8 am until 11 am, and once the races begin you will be in one of the best locations on the south coast from which to view the excitement at the start lines.

 

Chase the Race by Land and Sea Tours
Apr 30 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

wadadlicatsIf you’d like to get close to the on the water action during Antigua Sailing Week a number of tour boats will be hitting the water and following the courses daily. 

These tours  take you from your hotel or meeting spot along the coast line to watch the race starts and once all classes are racing you will witness boats rounding marks, hoisting spinnakers and changing tactics all in an effort to win the races.

Dress code is casual and there will definitely be a snorkel spot before lunch. Snorkelling gear is provided, but don’t forget swimwear, hat, sunglasses and sunscreen as the heat can be fierce and it’s easy to forget that you are tanning even when you are cooling off in the ocean.

If you prefer to keep your feet on solid ground then our land tour will take you to Shirley Heigths Lookout to view the races from  the best watch spot possible. Live commentary will be provided by English Harbour Radio and you get to taste a fantastic Caribbean Lunch (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday) before heading to your next stop – Chase the Race Beach Party.

After watching the racing & lunch, you sail or head by taxi to the Chase the Race Beach Party Venue at a different beach each day.

Check out the different tours in our Events Section and book yours now – limited places are available.

 

 

Prize Giving Day 1 & the English Harbour Rum Party
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sponsored  by English Harbour Rum, For this day only the Prize Giving will be the Chase the Race After Party Venue, the Daily Awards location and the party of the day.

Starting at 1pm for the early birds the fun will builld into the afternoon with beach fun and music,  Daily Prize Giving will take place at 5pm, followed by live music, All day superb food and plentiful drinks will be on hand.

May
1
Mon
2017
Race Day 2 @ Off the South Coast of Antigua
May 1 all-day
Race Day 2 @ Off the South Coast of Antigua

Courses will be confirmed each morning.

Committee Desk opening hours @ Antigua Yacht Club
May 1 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Chase the Race by Land and Sea Tours
May 1 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

wadadlicatsIf you’d like to get close to the on the water action during Antigua Sailing Week a number of tour boats will be hitting the water and following the courses daily. 

These tours  take you from your hotel or meeting spot along the coast line to watch the race starts and once all classes are racing you will witness boats rounding marks, hoisting spinnakers and changing tactics all in an effort to win the races.

Dress code is casual and there will definitely be a snorkel spot before lunch. Snorkelling gear is provided, but don’t forget swimwear, hat, sunglasses and sunscreen as the heat can be fierce and it’s easy to forget that you are tanning even when you are cooling off in the ocean.

If you prefer to keep your feet on solid ground then our land tour will take you to Shirley Heigths Lookout to view the races from  the best watch spot possible. Live commentary will be provided by English Harbour Radio and you get to taste a fantastic Caribbean Lunch (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday) before heading to your next stop – Chase the Race Beach Party.

After watching the racing & lunch, you sail or head by taxi to the Chase the Race Beach Party Venue at a different beach each day.

Check out the different tours in our Events Section and book yours now – limited places are available.

 

 

Shirley Heights Lookout Spectator Party @ Shirley Heights Lookout
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Shirley Heights Lookout Spectator Party @ Shirley Heights Lookout  | Saint Paul | Antigua and Barbuda

The famous Shirley Heigths Lookout watch spot for Antigua Sailing Week goes daily in 2017. Live commentary will be provided by Dick Johnson, of Cowes Radio fame, and you will have  the best seat in house from which to see live action. All inclusive drinks and lunch package available.

Chase the Race Beach Party @ A different beach each day
May 1 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Chase the Race Beach Party @ A different beach each day

After chasing the race, its beach time daily. Music, drinks and dancing will be the central theme at our Caribbean Beach Parties. Food is available for those who get the munchies. If you are on a chase the race by land or water tour drinks are included, and if you just want to join the party at the beach, everyone is welcome.

Don’t forget your hat and sunscreen.

Day 2 Prize Giving @ Antigua Yacht Club
May 1 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Day 2 Prize Giving @ Antigua Yacht Club

Join fellow skippers and crews of Antigua Sailing Week for  post race debates over a cold beer in the  Beer Garden at Antigua Yacht Club daily. Starting at 3pm, awards are presented @ 5pm to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in each class.

 

May
2
Tue
2017
Race Day 3 @ Off the South Coast of Antigua
May 2 all-day
Race Day 3 @ Off the South Coast of Antigua

Courses will be confirmed each morning.

Committee Desk opening hours @ Antigua Yacht Club
May 2 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Chase the Race by Land and Sea Tours
May 2 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

wadadlicatsIf you’d like to get close to the on the water action during Antigua Sailing Week a number of tour boats will be hitting the water and following the courses daily. 

These tours  take you from your hotel or meeting spot along the coast line to watch the race starts and once all classes are racing you will witness boats rounding marks, hoisting spinnakers and changing tactics all in an effort to win the races.

Dress code is casual and there will definitely be a snorkel spot before lunch. Snorkelling gear is provided, but don’t forget swimwear, hat, sunglasses and sunscreen as the heat can be fierce and it’s easy to forget that you are tanning even when you are cooling off in the ocean.

If you prefer to keep your feet on solid ground then our land tour will take you to Shirley Heigths Lookout to view the races from  the best watch spot possible. Live commentary will be provided by English Harbour Radio and you get to taste a fantastic Caribbean Lunch (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday) before heading to your next stop – Chase the Race Beach Party.

After watching the racing & lunch, you sail or head by taxi to the Chase the Race Beach Party Venue at a different beach each day.

Check out the different tours in our Events Section and book yours now – limited places are available.

 

 

Shirley Heights Lookout Spectator Party @ Shirley Heights Lookout
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Shirley Heights Lookout Spectator Party @ Shirley Heights Lookout  | Saint Paul | Antigua and Barbuda

The famous Shirley Heigths Lookout watch spot for Antigua Sailing Week goes daily in 2017. Live commentary will be provided by Dick Johnson, of Cowes Radio fame, and you will have  the best seat in house from which to see live action. All inclusive drinks and lunch package available.

Chase the Race Beach Party @ A different beach each day
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Chase the Race Beach Party @ A different beach each day

After chasing the race, its beach time daily. Music, drinks and dancing will be the central theme at our Caribbean Beach Parties. Food is available for those who get the munchies. If you are on a chase the race by land or water tour drinks are included, and if you just want to join the party at the beach, everyone is welcome.

Don’t forget your hat and sunscreen.

Race Day 3 Prize Giving @ Antigua Yacht Club
May 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Race Day 3 Prize Giving @ Antigua Yacht Club

Join fellow skippers and crews of Antigua Sailing Week for  post race debates over a cold beer in the  Beer Garden at Antigua Yacht Club daily. Starting at 3pm, awards are presented from 5pm to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in each class each day.

Reggae in the Park
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Reggae in the Park

THE BIG PARTY NIGHT – Enjoy a night of live music from our local Artists and of course we alway feature a popular artist that everyone know and love. Also lots of delicious local  food and drinks will be on sale.

May
3
Wed
2017
Committee Desk Opening Hours @ Antigua Yacht Club
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Lay Day – No Racing.

Lay Day Beach Party featuring the Nonsuch Bay RS Elite Challenge @ Pigeon Point
May 3 @ 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lay Day Beach Party featuring the Nonsuch Bay RS Elite Challenge @ Pigeon Point

Nonsuch Bay RS Elite Challenge host this fantastic invitational regatta as part of  Lay Day celebrations. Head down to Pigeon Point, enjoy the barbecues, cold beers and fantastic action on the water. Racing is held immediately off Pigeon Point and our compere will break down the action so even race novices will understand what is taking place. Hot skippers will compete for the ultimate prize, one weeks holiday for two at fantastic Nonsuch Bay Resort, and of course major bragging rights!

The grills fire up during the afternoon, and we invite you to chill out Caribbean Style on the Beach. B

May
4
Thu
2017
Race Day 4 @ Off the South Coast of Antigua
May 4 all-day
Race Day 4 @ Off the South Coast of Antigua

Courses will be confirmed each morning.

Chase the Race by Land and Sea Tours
May 4 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

wadadlicatsIf you’d like to get close to the on the water action during Antigua Sailing Week a number of tour boats will be hitting the water and following the courses daily. 

These tours  take you from your hotel or meeting spot along the coast line to watch the race starts and once all classes are racing you will witness boats rounding marks, hoisting spinnakers and changing tactics all in an effort to win the races.

Dress code is casual and there will definitely be a snorkel spot before lunch. Snorkelling gear is provided, but don’t forget swimwear, hat, sunglasses and sunscreen as the heat can be fierce and it’s easy to forget that you are tanning even when you are cooling off in the ocean.

If you prefer to keep your feet on solid ground then our land tour will take you to Shirley Heigths Lookout to view the races from  the best watch spot possible. Live commentary will be provided by English Harbour Radio and you get to taste a fantastic Caribbean Lunch (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday) before heading to your next stop – Chase the Race Beach Party.

After watching the racing & lunch, you sail or head by taxi to the Chase the Race Beach Party Venue at a different beach each day.

Check out the different tours in our Events Section and book yours now – limited places are available.

 

 

Committee Desk opening hours @ Antigua Yacht Club
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Shirley Heights Lookout Spectator Party @ Shirley Heights Lookout
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Shirley Heights Lookout Spectator Party @ Shirley Heights Lookout  | Saint Paul | Antigua and Barbuda

The famous Shirley Heigths Lookout watch spot for Antigua Sailing Week goes daily in 2017. Live commentary will be provided by Dick Johnson, of Cowes Radio fame, and you will have  the best seat in house from which to see live action. All inclusive drinks and lunch package available.

Chase the Race Beach Party @ A different beach each day
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Chase the Race Beach Party @ A different beach each day

After chasing the race, its beach time daily. Music, drinks and dancing will be the central theme at our Caribbean Beach Parties. Food is available for those who get the munchies. If you are on a chase the race by land or water tour drinks are included, and if you just want to join the party at the beach, everyone is welcome.

Don’t forget your hat and sunscreen.

Race Day 4 Prize Giving @ Antigua Yacht Club
May 4 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Race Day 4 Prize Giving @ Antigua Yacht Club

Join fellow skippers and crews of Antigua Sailing Week for  post race debates over a cold beer in the  Beer Garden at Antigua Yacht Club daily. Starting at 3pm, awards are presented from 5pm to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in each class each day.

Lord Nelson Ball – Invitiation Only
May 4 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Lord Nelson Ball - Invitiation Only @ Antigua and Barbuda

The celebration of the first 50 years of Antigua Sailing Week will take place in this stunning location. More details to follow.

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