Guadeloupe Announces Start of Caribbean Regatta Season

Jean-Michel Marziou, the event director, based at the Yacht Club of the Marina Bas-du-Fort, is on the starting block: another exciting sailing season ahead to get ready. The starting line of the famous and popular TRISKELL CUP is on Friday October 30th. Three exciting race days to come with more than 80 boats in racing and cruising classes.

But this is just a warm up, the real big regatta is the ROUND GUADELOUPE RACE April 1st to 5th, 2010. During 5 days, 70 sailboats will take part in this joyful but still competitve regatta. It starts at Marina Bas-du-Fort in Pointe à Pitre.  Then the teams will sail around the archipelago: Marie-Galante, Port-Louis, Deshaies and the Saintes and back to Gosier. It’s a fun regatta and a very cool way to see the islands by the sea. At each stop a party is organized for the greatest pleasure of all.

Then the season wraps up with the Deshaies – Antigua Race, the Friday before the Antigua Sailing week co-organized by the Yacht Club in English Harbour and the Triskell Association.

This season again come sailing in Karukera, the islands of beautiful waters !

Contact and notice of races: Triskell Association and Marina Bas-du-Fort [email protected]triskellcup.com,

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