Welcome to the most ‘Funtastic regatta in the Caribbean!’

Happy meetings with friends

The Golden Rock Regatta is the perfect setting for making new contacts, both between sailors and crewmembers. The mix of yearly returning and new participants makes the event really unique!

Wide selection of races

Varying distances, pursuit races and windward-leeward races attract both experienced sailing teams and new­comers to racing. A perfect combi­nation of racing and exploring the regional Caribbean Islands, each with its own culture.

Enjoyable shore activities

Sponsored drinks, fine dining, live music, dock parties and last but not least, a boisterous street party on Statia ensures appealing enter­tainment for everyone!

Regatta Courses

Trophies Regatta 2016

Awarded to the boat with the best corrected time in the race to Simpson Bay.
Awarded to the first boat to finish in the St. Barths Race
Awarded to the boat with the best corrected time in the St. Barths to Statia Race.
Awarded to the boat with the best score (lowest points) for the three race series.
Awarded to the first boat to finish in the Statia to Great Bay Pursuit Race.
Awarded to the overall winner of the regatta.
Awarded to the overall winner in the bareboat fleet.
Awarded to the best performance of a first time entry at the Golden Rock Regatta.

Parties Regatta 2015

  • Nov 8th – Welcoming drinks @ Iguana Bar (first charter group)
  • Nov 11th – Welcoming drinks @ Iguana Bar (second charter group)
  • Nov 12th – Regatta opening @ Philipsburg
  • Nov 13th – La Bamba Beach BBQ & Prize giving@ Kim Sha Beach
  • Nov 15th – Caribbean BBQ, local steal pan music @ The Old Gin House
  • Nov 16th – Big Street Party & Prize giving @ Statia Day celebrations
  • Nov 17th – Captain’s Dinner & Prize giving

 

For more info please see: Program 2016

Unique in the Caribbean

  • Island to island races
  • Seven races in five days
  • Quality above quantity, maximum of 25 teams
  • Professional race committee
  • Most favorable pricing in the Caribbean regatta season
  • Extensive media report for your team and team sponsors
  • Memorable street party with local people of Statia

Lowest pricing for 7 to 10 days regatta arrangements!

The Golden Rock Regatta offers yacht charter participants the best value for money compared to other Caribbean regattas, up to 30% cheaper! This is  the result of the event taking place during low season both for the yacht charters and the air fares.

Charter posibilities

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