Program Aruba International Regatta 2018

LOCATION IS SURFSIDE BEACH ARUBA – NEXT TO AIRPORT

3 days of parties, 2 days of races! Join the Aruba International Regatta for spectacular Yacht Races,  Sunfish Races,  Beachcat Races, Optimist Races, F-11 races, Microboat races, Beach Parties and much more! Do not forget to register on-line at the contact page!

Scroll to the bottom of this page to find the schedule of races

Thursday August 16

07:30 pm – 08:30 pm: Screening event Chasing Coral at the University of Aruba

Friday August 17

05:00 pm – 07:00 pm: Registration @ Surfside Beach

08:00 pm: Captain’s meeting and Official Opening of the Aruba International Regatta 2018 @ Surfside Beach Bar

Saturday August 18

All day on the beach: food & beverage, music and much more!
SAILING RACES TAKE PLACE AT SURFSIDE.

08:30 am: Safety and race meeting sunfish, beach cat, F11, Opti, Qube at Surfside Beach

09:00 am – 5:00 pm: Sailing Races

12:00 am: Lunch

04:00 – 07:00 pm: Live Music: Waves @ Surfside Beach Bar

06:00 pm: Happy Hour!

Sunday August 19

All day on the beach: food & beverage, music and much more!
SAILING RACES TAKE PLACE AT SURFSIDE

09:30 am – 5:00 pm: Sailing Races

12:00 am: Lunch

04:00 – 07:00 pm: Live Music: Waves @ Surfside Beach Bar

05:30 pm: Junior Awards @ Surfside Beach

06:15 pm: Aruba Regatta Happy Hour

07:00 pm: Closing Ceremony and awards @ Surfside Beach Bar

DRAFT SCHEDULE OF RACES
All courses and starting times are subject to change

Saturday, August 18th 2018

08:30   Skippers meeting for Sunfish, Beach Cat, Optimist at Surfside Beach.

09:00   Warning Signal
09:05   Start Open Class (R-01)        Course C
09:10   Start Cruising Class (R-01)     Course C
09:15   Start Racing Class (R-01)     Course C

09:30   Warning Signal
09:35   Start Sunfish (R-01)              Course H
09:40   Start Beachcat (R-01)          Course D

10:00 – 16:00  Optimist Races

10:45   Warning Signal
10:50   Start Open Class (R-02)       Course C
10:55   Start Cruising Class (R-02)    Course C
11:00   Start Racing Class (R-02)    Course C

11:00   Warning Signal
11:05   Start Sunfish (R-02)             Course H
11:10   Start Beachcat (R-02)         Course D

14:00   Warning Signal
14:05  Start Sunfish (R-03)             Course C/TBD
14:10   Start Beachcat (R-03)         Course C/TBD
14:15   Start Open Class (R-03)     Course A
14:20   Start Cruising Class (R-03)   Course A
14:25   Start Racing Class (R-03)   Course A

 

Sunday, August 19th 2018

09:30   Warning Signal
09:35   Start Sunfish (R-04)             Course H
09:40   Start Beachcat (R-04)          Course D

10:00 – 16:00  Optimist Races

10:00   Warning Signal
10:05   Start Open Class (R-04)       Course A
10:10   Start Cruising Class (R-04)    Course A
10:15   Start Racing Class (R-04)    Course A

11:00   Warning Signal
11:05   Start Sunfish (R-05)              Course H
11:10   Start Beachcat (R-05)           Course D

13:30   Warning Signal
13:35   Start Open Class (R-05)        Course C
13:40   Start Cruising Class (R-05)      Course C
13:45   Start Racing Class (R-05)      Course C
13:50   Start Sunfish (R-06)               Course C/TBD
13:55   Start Beachcat (R-06)            Course C/TBD