Christmas Caribbean Rally
- Departure : 16th December 2013
- From: Lanzarote – Marina Rubicon
- Open to all yachts above 6.4m (20ft)
- Destination: Jolly Harbour Marina on Antigua
Atlantic rally for cruiser has a new guest: The «CHRISTMAS CARIBBEAN RALLY». Leaves from the marvelous Marina Rubicon on the Canarian island of Lanzarote on 16th December 2013. After about 20 days sailing, celebrating Christmas and New Year at big blue, you will arrive in the waters of the Caribbean at Jolly Harbour Marina on Antigua and enjoy a true Caribbean welcome. Atlantic rally fir cruisers.
When the trade winds are blowing constantly?
When the risk of hurricanes is at its lowest?
Over the holiday period so children or friends can join you?
Want to join a well organized, exciting rally with a great social calendar?
Want to save money on mooring fees, activities, preparation and chandlery?
What’s included in your Transatlantic entrance fee?
l A well organized rally run by professional and experienced ocean sailors, on hand to adviseon all aspects of ocean cruising
l Use of our fully functional interactive website, which will keep you abreast of the rally, other participants and all events
l Free 2 day training weekend covering boat and equipment preparation, provisioning, weather and routing, the passage south and making the most of your stay in the Canaries. Choose from 2 available dates in the UK in spring 2013 before departure. Free for all registered skippers and crew (does not include overnight accommodation).
NO hidden extras
l One fixed price for your yacht
l Take as many crew as you like – no additional charges for extra crew members
l Free preparation weekend l Free polo shirts for every crew member with name of boat embroidered on shirt l Party packs – to celebrate Christmas and New Year at sea
l Event flag, stickers and boat number
l Social network to meet other crews and boats before the start and before you leave your home port
l Action packed social program before and after the rally in the Canaries and Caribbean Free berthing
l 8 days FREE berthing in top quality marinas (5 days in Lanzarote, 3 days in Antigua)
l 7 days FREE berthing for all rally entrants in Grenada (subject to conditions)
During the atlantic rally for cruisers…
l Weather advice before the start and forecasting en route across the Atlantic
l GPS tracker loaned to each boat for the duration of the rally, linked to our website with regular position updates
l Easy upload for your photos and blogs to our integrated website
l Organised radio net and Iridium text programme enabling position reporting and providing security by cruising the Atlantic in company
The NEW Transatlantic Sailing Rally
l Up to 50% off berthing fees for longer stays in the Canaries and the Caribbean for all rally yachts.
l Discounts on chandlery in the Canaries, and in the Caribbean
l Discounts on yard fees including liftouts and day rates in the Canaries, Antigua and Grenada
l Discounts at the supermarket, golf course, local hotels and car hire local to Marina Rubicon
Well organised, entertaining activities for children and young people Free access to the swimming pool in Marina Rubicon and Jolly Harbour
Welcoming reception committee on arrival in Antigua Full social programme after arrival in Antigua, including presentations on Caribbean cruising and end of event closing ceremony.
More info : Sailing Rallies