Regatta - Sailing Regattas

Sailing Regattas

  • Aegean Rally, Aegean Sea, Greece
  • America's Cup, hosted by prior winner
  • Auckland Anniversary Regatta held annually on the Waitemata Harbour to celebrate Auckland Anniversary Day
  • Balmain Regatta held annually on Sydney Harbour, Australia
  • Bass Week, Bassenthwaite Lake, Cumbria
  • Bay Week, Put-in-Bay, Ohio
  • Block Island Race Week, Rhode Island
  • Canada's Cup, held periodically on the Great Lakes.
  • Columbus Day Regatta, Miami, Florida, annually in October.
  • CASON Grand Prize Solo Regatta, Lake Balaton, Hungary, held annually in September.
  • Charleston Race Week, Charleston, South Carolina, held each April for three days, with races staged both in Charleston Harbor and offshore.
  • Chicago to Mackinac Boat Race, held annually in July, starting in Chicago on Lake Michigan and ending at Mackinac Island on Lake Huron.
  • Cork Week, Cork, Ireland. Hosted by the Royal Cork Yacht Club bi-annually.
  • Cowes Week, Royal Yacht Squadron, England
  • Lighthouse Regatta, Lake Hefner hosted by the Oklahoma City Boat Club
  • Færderseilasen, Royal Norwegian Yacht Club (KNS), from Oslo to Horten via Færder lighthouse.
  • Port of Dartmouth Royal Regatta, held annually at the end of August over three days on the River Dart.
  • Fowey Royal Regatta, Fowey Cornwall annually in August
  • Hangon Regatta, an annual event in the city of Hanko, Finland, infamous for attracting large groups of partying youths with a tangential interest in the sailing itself
  • Kamer 2 Sailing Marathon, Kaag, Netherlands, annually in September
  • Key West Race Week, Key West, Florida
  • Kiel Week, Kiel/Germany - the largest sailing event in the world
  • Lake Ontario 300, Port Credit, Ontario - the longest fresh-water sailboat race in the world, held annually in July
  • Larchmont Race Week, Larchmont Yacht Club, New York
  • Long Beach Race Week, Long Beach, California
  • Louis Vuitton Trophy, a world series of regattas, multiple locations
  • Mardi Gras Race Week - New Orleans Yacht Club, large One Design regatta held on Lake Pontchartrain
  • National Offshore One Design (NOOD)
  • New World Regatta, held every year between the ports of Koper, Slovenia and Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Port Huron to Mackinac Boat Race, Mighigan
  • Round Texel, Texel, Netherlands, annually in June
  • Sail Melbourne, Held annually on Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay
  • Sint Maarten Heineken Regatta, Sint Maarten, annually in March
  • Sint Maarten Classic Yacht Regatta, Sint Maarten, held last weekend of March
  • Regatta Samui, Thailand, Annually on the island of Koh Samui, Thailand in June
  • Tall Ships Race
  • Lysekil Women's Match, Lysekil, Sweden, annually in August
  • Tjörn Runt, Tjörn, Sweden, annually in August
  • Washington's Birthday Regatta, at the Barnacle Historic State Park, Coconut Grove, Florida, annually in February
  • Vintage Yachting Games, each time in another country first in 2008, Medemblik, The Netherlands since then every four years. 2012 Lake Como Italy
  • Voiles de Saint-Tropez, Saint-Tropez, France, annually in October
  • West Highland Yachting Week, Oban, W Coast Scotland
  • Whale of a Sail, Carlyle Sailing Association, Carlyle, IL
  • Youngstown Levels, Youngstown, New York
  • Figawi Race, Hyannis, Massachusetts
  • Monsoon regatta Monsoon Regatta India
  • Regatta Vava'u held annually in Vava'u, Kingdom of Tonga in September
  • Whiskeytown Regatta, Whiskeytown Lake—Redding, CA
  • Carriacou Regatta Festival, Hillsborough, Carriacou, Grenada. W.I. - First weekend in August each year.

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