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2023 Superyacht Challenge Antigua - Notice of Race issued

by Louay Habib 20 Mar 2022 12:59 PDT 6-12 March 2023
Rebecca & Nilaya on day one of the 11th Superyacht Challenge Antigua © Claire Matches / www.clairematches.com

The Notice of Race for the 2023 Superyacht Challenge Antigua (SYCA) has been issued and scheduled to take place 6-12 March 2023.

The Superyacht Challenge Antigua has one clear objective; to provide all the facilities to stage an ideal event for an exclusive selection of superyachts, where fair racing and good companionship are valued above all else.

Designed to be solely for the pleasure of superyacht owners, their guests and crew, the magnificent fleet takes part in five days of spectacular racing. Together with laid back social events, the Superyacht Challenge Antigua is a wonderful celebration of sailing and parties.

The racing is competitive, but the SYCA is dedicated to pure fun afloat and ashore, where all participants enjoy a relaxed party atmosphere, free from commercial endorsements.

The regatta includes an optional race around the island of Antigua, the record for which was set at last year's SYCA by the 218ft ketch Hetairos at three hours 46 minutes and eight seconds. A yacht that breaks the record will be awarded the skipper's weight in rum!

Download the 2023 Notice of Race and entry forms here...

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