The 21st Phuket King’s Cup Regatta set to kick off

21st Phuket King’s Cup Regatta Press Conference 2007
The 21st Phuket King’s Cup Regatta is set to kick off another spectacular year, bringing record numbers again to Phuket for a week of sun, sailing and celebration. This year’s event, from December 1 to 8, will be held to celebrate His Majesty the King of Thailand’s 80th Birthday.

With the Royal Patronage of His Majesty the King, the Regatta is organized by the Phuket King's Cup Regatta Organizing Committee under the auspices of the Royal Varuna Yacht Club, in conjunction with the Yacht Racing Association of Thailand, under Royal Patronage of H.M. the King, the Royal Thai Navy and the Province of Phuket.

In the picture (from left to right): Mr. Nigel J. Cornick, CEO, Raimon Land PLC, principal sponsor, Capt. Sutheepong Kaewtub, Attache to the Naval Intelligence Department and representative of the Royal Thai Navy and YRAT, and Khun Santi Kanchanabandhu, President of the 21st Phuket King’s Cup Regatta Organizing Committee, who joined together to announce the event.
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