1st   ANNUAL ANTIGUA optimist OPEN

Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th March, 2017

The Antigua Yacht Club is hosting the first Annual Antigua Optimist Open.

RULES: Racing will be governed by the 2017-2020 ISAF Racing Rules of Sailing, the Optimist Class Rules, the prescription of the race committee, and by the sailing instructions.


Entry forms can be collected at the Yacht Club’s Office, the Sailing Centre or you can visit the website at www.antiguayachtclub.com. The Entry Fee is US$50/EC$135.00 (includes lunch on Saturday)

Payment should be submitted by 4pm Wednesday 22nd March 2017.

Members: We have a limited amount of Optimist available, if you would like to enter, please hand in your entry form with entry fee to reserve your Optimist

EQUIPMENT:  Non-members are asked to bring their own Optimist or they can charter a boat for US$50 in addition to the entry fee.

If one has a preference in equipment, you are more than welcome to bring your own.

COURSE & NO. OF RACES: The races will be sailed in Falmouth Harbour and will be an Olympic Triangle or Windward/Leeward.  The course will be given in the sailing instructions.  There will be a maximum of 8 races with one discard.

PRIZES & SCORING:  Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

Scoring will be in accordance with Appendix A.

For more information, please contact Antigua Yacht Club

1 (268) 460 1799