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Heineken Regatta | St Martin Yacht Racing

Official Regatta Information
For more up-to-date information about the organizing authorities, racing rules, programs, classes, handicap systems, etc., contact the individual racing committee:

Street Address: Mailing Address:
St. Maarten Heineken Regatta St. Maarten Heineken Regatta
c/o The Sint Maarten Yacht Club, P.O. Box 5315
Welfare Road 90, Philipsburg, St. Maarten
Simpson Bay, St. Maarten

Phone: 1-721-544-2079
The country code for St. Maarten is: 721

Sailing Instructions will be available at registration and may be available online on the Regatta website before registration.

Dates for 2017
36th Heineken Regatta: March 2 – 5, 2017

Booking & Price Information
Actual Race Days: March 3 – 5, 2017
Regatta Period: March 2 – 5, 2017
Charter Base: St. Martin
Suggested Charter Dates: February 28 – March 6, 2017 (Minimum 7 day charter required.)
All Security Deposits and Insurances must be paid in advance of the charter.

Racing Classification - BAREBOAT
Boats of this class will be restricted to recognized bareboat fleets acceptable to the Race Committee. Only equipment provided as standard by Bareboat companies will be allowed. No spinnakers, spinnaker poles, whisker poles, or second head sails will be permitted. It is also prohibited to use any supplied equipment for a purpose other than that intended; however, bimini’s may be moved or removed. No part of the anchor shall overhang the ends of the boat while racing. If the anchor is removed from the bow it shall be stored in the anchor locker. Folding props are allowed. (CSA Rating Rule.)