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Welcome Sailors, Supporters, Sponsors and friends to the 12th Phuket Raceweek, 15th -19th July 2015.
Our Title and Host Sponsors Cape Panwa Hotel and Kantary Bay Hotel look forward to hosting you in July. Please take the time to look around our website, the navigation buttons are up there in orange, follow our latest news below, use the site and please support our social profiles and “like”, “tweet”, “follow”, and “pin”, whenever you can. I and my team are only a phone call or email away and all the contact details are here. Looking forward to welcoming you all in July. Byron Jones, Organiser Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek 2015.
- Accommodation-Sponsors - Accommodation-Sponsors news update from the 2015 Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek which is just 3 months away, and the latest news is that bookings are brisk and new sponsors sign up interest continues. Byron Jones MD at organisers and rights holder Media Business Services (MBS) said We are delighted to retain a number of our 2013/14 sponsors and welcome a number of new supporters of the 12th edition of Phuket Raceweek, we have a number of agreements about to be signed and more good news to follow. Needing to Charter a boat? This year we welcome Sailescapes Yacht Charter as […]
- Man overboard - Here’s a really interesting article on Man Overboard rescue and in particular recovering a man overboard under downwind sails. A man overboard on an ocean passage is probably one of the most terrifying emergencies for the skipper. This is because of the speed with which you can lose control of the situation. Though fortunately a very rare event, it could potentially happen at any time without warning. We once had someone fall in when catching water using a bucket – they forgot to tie it on. Since you can’t be on deck 24/7 you need the fast action of the […]
- Songkran Phuket Weather - If you are visiting Phuket in April, check out the Songkran Phuket weather outlook and you will likely meet an atmosphere of pomp and fanfare as the people of Thailand celebrate the Songkran Festival (Thailand’s New Year). This year the Festival is billed to hold officially from 13th to 15th April 2015 but the celebration mood hangs in the air throughout the month. People celebrate the Songkran Festival by throwing buckets of water at each other on the streets. It is usually described as the greatest water fight in the world, as everyone gets caught up in the euphoria of […]