Tag: Antigua Sailing Week

  • Antigua Sailing Week 2021 cancelled

    Antigua Sailing Week 2021 cancelled

    Event organizers will be joining local government and the international community in working to limit and eradicate the COVID-19 spread by cancelling the 2021 edition of Antigua Sailing Week (ASW), including the Peters & May Round Antigua Race, which were scheduled for later this year – April 24 – 30. The timing of this decision […]

  • VIDEO: Antigua Sailing Week’s 50th edition comes to a close

    VIDEO: Antigua Sailing Week’s 50th edition comes to a close

    The Grand Awards Ceremony for Antigua Sailing Week was held in Nelson’s Dockyard and the UNESCO World Heritage Site was a fitting venue for the 50th edition of this historic occasion. Thousands of sailors attended the ceremony and whilst all of the respective class winners had been posted, there were special awards that were still […]

  • Antigua Sailing Week: day 3

    Antigua Sailing Week: day 3

    The third day of racing at the 50th edition of Antigua Sailing Week was once again blessed with glorious conditions. Squally pewter skies cleared shortly after the first warning gun and the breeze slowly woke up as the skies cleared, touching 17 knots at times. Ten teams went out to the race course unbeaten, but […]

  • Antigua Sailing Week day 2

    Antigua Sailing Week day 2

    The second day of racing at the 50th edition of Antigua Sailing Week was blessed with awesome conditions, easterly trade winds pumping solid breeze over the cliffs and through the bays on the stunning south coast of Antigua. Add bright sunshine and the infamous Antiguan sea state and you have a sweet and spicy cocktail […]

  • VIDEO: Antigua Sailing Week day 1- old traditions new ways

    VIDEO: Antigua Sailing Week day 1- old traditions new ways

    Winning skippers on the first day of Antigua Sailing Week included Sir Richard Matthews taking part in his 37th Antigua Sailing Week and 18 year old Jules Mitchell who has never skippered at the regatta before. With full blown tradewinds piping up to 20 knots in the gusts, the 50th edition of Antigua Sailing Week […]