BE the CREW! LTD Sailing is offering an exciting new sailing opportunity! YOU can participate in one of these BIG Caribbean Sailing Regattas in 2014! Be a part of the crew, be a part of the action, be the party – “Living the Dream”!
- Learn to race!
- Improve your sailing skills!
- Have the time of your life!
- NO PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!
- Just a desire to get on the water and sail fast!
Come join us for any or all of these exciting Caribbean Sailing Regattas:
Grenada Sailing Week
Grenada is located at the southern end of Caribbean island chain. This area attracts racers from all over the Caribbean as well as world-wide. You will experience a different racing location everyday during this Caribbean Sailing Regatta.
Sponsored by Island Water World and Mount Gay Rum
Clinic days: 29 & 30th January 2014
Race Days: 30 January – 4 February 2014
Activities: Welcome Party, Victory Bar Celebration, PIRATE PARTY, Dingy Concert and more!
Cost: $2,500 per person (Seven days on the water)
South Grenada Regatta
This three-day regatta offers challenging racing and great parties! It is unique in that it offers two days of fleet racing and one day of MATCH racing. Match racing is the same style of racing as seen at the recent America’s Cup.
Clinic dates: 5 – 6 March 2014
Race dates: 7 – 9 March 2014
Activities: Welcome Party, Pirates Trail, BBQ, live music and more!
Cost: $1750 per person (Five days on the water)
Bequia Easter Regatta
Bequia is located just South of St. Vincent. The Bequia Easter Regatta is a much anticipated event year after year by locals as well as international race teams.
Sponsored by Mount Gay Rum
Clinic dates: 16 & 17 April 2014
Race dates: 18 April – 21 April 2014
Activities: Welcome Party, Nightly Awards, Bequia Traditional Double-Ender Races, Sand Castle Building, Beach Splash Fete and more!
Cost: $2,200 per person (six days on the water)
*Option – Sail with us to/from Grenada $100 extra. Grenada offers direct flights.
Antigua Sailing Week
THIS IS IT!
THE premier sailing event in the Caribbean!!!
World-class racing in the azure blue waters of Antigua. Don’t miss out on the challenging racing, amazing scenery and mingling with some of the top racers in the WORLD! Be a part of the action – be a part of the crew!
Sponsored by Chivas and Veuve Clicquot
Clinic dates: 25 & 26 of April 2014
Race dates: 26 April – 2 May 2014
Activities: Opening party, Disco Night, Breakfast Party, SPLASH, Sunset Party, RS Elite Challenge & MORE!
Cost: $3,000 per person (Eight days on the water)
The racing clinic days will consist of getting familiar with the boat, learning the different positions, and working as a team to get ready for race day! Everyone will have the chance to experience all positions on the boat. Your level of participation is up to you. Our experienced racing instructors will show you how.
BE THE CREW!
Our expert racing instructors will guide you though learning each position on the boat: You will learn:
- TACTICIAN – Read the wind, anticipate actions, gain tactical advantage – Think fast!
- HELMSMEN – Drive the boat – Drive fast!
- MAIN TRIMMER – Adjusting the main sail – Trim fast!
- JIB TRIMMER – Trimming, tacking & jibbing – Tack fast!
- PIT – Key crew member organizing and getting ready for the next maneuver – Be fast!
- RAIL MEAT – Best position for maximum boat speed – SAIL FAST!
EXPERIENCED RACING INSTRUCTORS:
This is not an ASA (American Sailing Association) certification course however most of our racing clinic instructors are ASA certified. We selected our instructors for their strong racing backgrounds, knowledge and patience required to make your learning experience enjoyable. These instructors enjoy sailing, racing and sharing their passion for sailing with others.
I WANT TO GO! What’s next?:
Register! Log in to the LTD Sailing website and BOOK NOW
- LTD Sailing Team T-Shirt
- Racing Boat
- Lunch & snacks on board
- Experienced Racing Instructor and crew
- Optional accommodations on the boat
- Ground transportation
- Entry fees
- Access to shore parties
- Regatta schwag
- On shore accommodations (suggested)
- Airfare – Check out this link for more information on travel arrangements
- Meals ashore
NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!
Just the desire to be a part of the team, sail and have a great time!
This is a chance of a lifetime! Sailboat racing in world class regattas = PRICELESS!