Deposit and cancellation:
50% deposit payment. STRICT See deposit and cancellations policy
- Food while on the boat
- Accommodation on the boat once training has begun
- 2 days of safety training prior to the event
- Crew shirt to wear onboard & keep
- Food ashore
- Wet weather gear
- Travel to and from the yacht
Open to beginners
A reasonable level of fitness required.
Fly into V.C Bird International, Antigua
Specialist off-shore sailing insurance is required. We can direct you to the insurer we use. Ask for information when you enquire.
Depart from V.C. Bird International, Antigua
The courses are perfect for Volvo 60, giving us enough room to throttle up and unleash some of their speed potential but still small enough to provide the fun challenge of tactical buoy racing. With the modifications that have been made to our boats over their original round the world configuration, we can now run spinnakers and reaching sails with new crews who are still developing their skills.
Antigua Sailing Week includes its share of great parties and there is normally an international music act scheduled towards the end of the week. The ASW organisers and race officers are professional and experienced and put on a great event.
And of course, for us dreamers, there is the experience of walking the docks in English Harbour in the evening looking at the multi-million dollar yachts…