Antigua Sailing Week is one of the world's premier yacht regattas - held annually at Nelson's Dockyard, St. Johns, Antigua. It is one of Antigua's most notable events. Founded in 1967, it is cited as one of the top regattas in the world and attracts an average 150-200 yachts, 1500 participants and 5000 spectators on average annually. In 2012 the week is being held between 29 April and 4 May. In 2005, 24 countries were represented at the regatta. There are five main races held, including the English Harbour race, and at the end of the week the event finishes with the Lord Nelson's Ball.
Each year yachts from around the world are invited each year to compete for the chance to win this prestigious Caribbean Regatta.
Your guide to ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK and the CLASSIC REGATTA, in Antigua.
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