Building on the resounding success of last year's inaugural regatta that
attracted 65 entries, the 2017 Hamble Classics is set to welcome all styles of
classic yachts including Metre classes, Classic Racers and Cruisers, Old
Gaffers, Dayboats and Spirit of Tradition yachts, with racing formatted to suit
All entrants will enjoy the superb facilities at one of the UK's top yacht
clubs, with first class race management and a full social programme.
Launched in 2012 as part of the Royal Southern Yacht Club's 175th Anniversary celebrations, this year marks the 5th year in which the Hamble-based Yacht Club and Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. have united to recognise the prestigious
annual Champion of Champions award.
To mark this, Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. has kindly provided a Champion of Champions Trophy to be presented
The Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series, which runs from 16-24 January and
marks the start of the Caribbean race season, is fast becoming a good charter
option for race-thirsty, sun-seekers.
Those keen to escape the post Christmas northern hemisphere winter chill, could
do worse than sign up for a place on one of the many charter yachts competing at
this popular Caribbean regatta.