More than half the fleet entered at the Golden Rock Regatta consist of socalled "Bareboats" which are yachts chartered by private individuals or groups from recognized charter fleets. Select your boat for Charter in the regatta!
From the beginning, The Golden Rock Regatta has been important for making new contacts, both between sailors and crewmembers. The mix of yearly returning and new participants makes the event really unique!
The program will start on November 11th, with a “Oranjefeest” (Orange Party) on the Boardwalk in Philipsburg. On Wednesday the 13th a welcoming BBQ will be held at the 12 Metre Bar in Bobby’s Marina. The Regatta gets underway on Thursday 14th with a race to Statia.
Their Royal Highnesses King Willem Alexander and Queen Maxima will be touring the Dutch Caribbean Islands this year for their first official visit. They will be on St. Maarten on the 11th November and on Statia on the 16th!