Caribbean Yacht Racing
Les Voiles de Saint Barth April 14-19
From 14th to 19th April 2014, St. Barth will be host to the fifth edition of the Les Voiles de Saint-Barth. More than seventy boats and 1000 sailors are expected to attend this year’s event.
Created in 2010, Les Voiles de St. Barth is one of the favorite yachting events in the International Race Calendar. Each year, hundreds of sailors from all over the world gather for one week of yacht racing competition, with sportivity and fun. Four days of races, One Day Off, concerts organized every night in the Race Village, and the upscale and cool atmosphere of St Barths! Give yourself a treat and sail on over to St Barth’s for some truly inspired yacht racing April 14 – 19.
In the five years since the Les Voiles de Saint-Barth event was created, it has become one of the most important and exclusive sailing races and glamorous sports events of the Caribbean. With each year, its reputation has spread by word of mouth attracting new sailors and enthusiasts to come and share in the joys of yachting around the turquoise waters and idyllic island of Saint Barth in the Caribbean.
The combination of challenging yacht racing and fabulous island life attracts a whole host of owners from international photographers, royalty, and racing enthusiasts to some of the world’s best sailors: Bouwe Bekking, Ken Read, Loïck Peyron, Peter Holmberg, Gavin Brady and many more, to race over four days. On your off-days enjoy pristine white sand beaches, excellent restaurants, and upscale shopping.