Inaugurated in 2007, the China Cup International Regatta is the first-ever and only big boat sailing regatta initiated by Chinese. Approved by the General Administration of Sport of China, the regatta is held annually and each year it attracts over 100 boats with 1000 sailors from more than 33 nationalities to compete in the event, gaining wide attention from sailing community and international media. Based on the past ten years’ success and experience, the organizing committee is confident to make the 11th China Cup better and more professional and at the same time keep promoting the sport of sailing and a nautical lifestyle in China as committed. Under the auspices of Chinese Yachting Association and the Shenzhen Municipal Administration of Culture, Sports and Tourism, 2017 China Cup will be managed by the China Cup International Regatta Management Co., Ltd. as before while Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Shenzhen Vanke Longcheer Yacht Club and New Sports Ocean Sports Center will provide base and professional supports.
Besides the race, wonderful cultural events will continue to bring more fun to the regatta. Racing Dates: 26 to 29 October 2017 Venue: New Sports Ocean Sports Center, Shenzhen, PRC
Come and join us in this sailing festival in South China Sea.
- 2 days of pre-race training + 4 day of Racing - Skipper / Instructor to prepare you for the race - Team Shirt - Snacks and Drinks on board during the race and pre-race training - Up to 8 guests on board for racing - Delivery of Yacht from Shenzhen back to Hong Kong after the race - Crew fees and Race entry fee for boat in the event - Access to all race functions, crew parties and prize giving ceremonies during the regatta
The boat you will be racing on would be a Grand Prix RC44. The boat is fast and will provide you with plenty of action on the water. It's a very challenging boat to sail well, so be prepared for a good workout and an exciting day at sea!