Whether you are a group of exeprienced sailors who want to charter your own yacht and pitch yourselves against the big boys, you need a mothership, you want to charter a yacht but not race, or you are looking for an adventure holiday on board, the choice of charter options is huge.
is the Official Yacht Charter Partner and a Silver Sponsor of Antigua Sailing Week 2013. For more information visit www.sunsail.co.uk.
AMJ YACHTING offers wholeboat charters and individual berths on carefully selected Swan yachts. Having raced and organised charters for Antigua Sailing Week for the past 10 years, we pride ourselves in offering a high level of service from the booking to the racing itself.
'Charisma' - feel the magic of sailing with a modern legend in ocean racing! Charisma is a beautiful 57-foot classic racing sloop designed by Sparkman & Stephens and built by Palmer Johnson in 1970. Charisma represented the US team in the Admiral's Cup in 1973 and throughout the coming years would be well known in US waters winning countless races. Since 2003 Charisma has been completely refitted and sailed around the world competing for the podium in all top regattas such as the Fastnet, Transpac and Sydney-Hobart. Join us now for the Caribbean 2014 regatta season and enjoy racing under skipper Manuel Doreste Blanco, former World Champion Soling, Americas Cupper and three time Olympic Games participant.
Charisma is available for individual or group charter including prior training days. We are happy to serve your personal requirements, contact us at Christian Erich Grütte Skype: christiangrutte
"Cuba Libre" is a Volvo Ocean 60. She is CSA rated at 1.158 in Racing Class. The VO60 is a legendary Bruce Farr design with many successes over the years. "Cuba Libre" is no exception having won the 1999 Sydney Hobart in record breaking time under her previous name of “Nokia”. She has been away from the Caribbean Regatta Circuit for some time but will return for some exciting racing in 2014. Cuba Libre is available for charter for Antigua Sailing Week 2014.
Disco Inferno 3, CNB, Bordeaux 60, is available for charter. Disco 3 made her debut in the Caribbean in 2009 and can’t wait to get back out there again in 2014. She’s the newest, biggest boat available for individual charter on the circuit. Individuals or wholeboat charter available.
GYR is one of the top Race Yacht Charter businesses in the world. We offer individual crew berths and whole boat charter options on superbly maintained and race prepared yachts in the Caribbean, Mediterranean and UK.’
‘EH01’ – The successful Beneteau 47.7 with podium results in Antigua, the BVI, Heineken and the Caribbean 600; also ARC winners overall.
Ratings: IRC 1.104 CSA 0.953
Sails: Hyde Kevlar race sails 2012/2013
'First 40' – This great yacht has a super pedigree; podium results include 3rd C600, 2nd Rolex Regatta, 3rd Antigua Sailing Week.
Sails: North 3DI
Great Escape, our Jeanneau 52.2, is racing again at this year's Antigua Sailing Week. We offer individual spaces for a 10-day package including time for practice and relaxation before racing starts. We also arrange a full itinerary of evening venues. She is equipped with carbon race main and furling tape drive genoa and two spinnakers and can race with 12 aboard. She has accommodation for 9 sleeping aboard.
Northern Child is a beautifully maintained and fully race-prepared Swan 51 available for charter to individuals or groups for Antigua Sailing Week 2014. It will be Northern Child’s 12th time participating in Antigua Sailing Week. Her latest results include a 3rd in class in each of 2009 and 2010, 2nd Crewed Charter Yacht Overall, 2nd Swan in 2010 and 2011 and 1st yacht over 15 years old in class in 2011. “Survived another race week – more breeze, bigger waves and great sailing. Thank you so much. It is amazing what you achieve with a scratch crew- time and again. It has been a privilege to race with you two.” Julie, 2011.
Ondeck offers a wide range of owned and managed yachts including Beneteau 40.7s, Beneteau First 40s Farr 65s, Dehler 39’s as well as the all-carbon fibre Santa Cruz 37 for whole boat or individual charter which can be seen on www.ondeckoceanracing.com/fleet/index.htm along with a range of yachts under charter management with the back-up of the Ondeck shore support team for maintenance and event management. Some of our boats are also available for the Guadeloupe to Antigua Race and the Yachting World Round Antigua Race as an add-on extra.
Adventure Sailing Charters, LLC offers 1972 S&S Swan 48 Patriot for charter for the following Antiguan regattas:
Jolly Harbour Valentine's Regatta - February 13-16, 2014
RORC Caribbean 600 - February 24, 2014 Start
Antigua Sailing Week - April 26-May 2, 2014
Patriot, our lovely S&S 48 Swan Built in 1972, is being offered for charter either bareboat, crewed or skippered to qualified person or group in the Caribbean this spring. Patriot started her very successful racing career in the early 70's as Warbaby under the ownership and command of veteran Bermudian sailor Mr. Warren Brown. Patriot is again owned by Bermudians and is ready to give you the thrill of a lifetime.
Quokka, a very successful Grand Soleil 43, is run by Deep Blue Racing and recently completed the ARC in 3rd overall. Skippered by Philippe Falle, Quokka has an enviable track record which includes winning the UK IRC Nationals outright and a top 10 overall in the Rolex Fastnet. Philippe has been training teams for 10 years and has won the Royal Ocean Racing Club's Boat of the Year award, St. Maarten Regatta and the Rolex Fastnet Race in class. There are spaces available aboard Quokka for individuals for quality training and racing.
A fantastic week with Sail Blue Planet - worldwide sailing and racing adventures.
Sail Blue Planet will advise, help and organise the perfect yacht and skipper for your regatta in the sun, based on your preferences and over 10 years of experience racing in the Caribbean ourselves. We offer both whole boat charters as well as individual spots and know all the skippers and yachts we work with personally and therefore can genuinely recommend all of them and match them to your wishes.
Swan Yacht Charters brings the expression, 'the best of sailing in the universe' to life. Welcome to the Charter experience. We are a dynamic, next generation company established to improve service, value and professionalism in the yacht charter industry. We will deliver excellent, well organized charters on the best available charter yachts. As we do not own or directly manage the yachts we advertise, we can objectively and without bias recommend the best Swan yachts in the world from every supplier and manager. Our free service comes with a modern, service orientated, positive, professional and friendly attitude.
Swan Yacht Charters is a registered company in the Netherlands and France. If you have any questions about Swan Yacht Charters or the yacht charter process please do not hesitate to contact us to have your questions answered personally by Swan Yacht Charters.