Can there ever be too much wind for a regatta? The obvious answer is yes, but perhaps the real question is “when is too much, too much?” Taking a leaf out of the 35th America’s Cup rulebook where a top wind limit for racing was set of 24 knots, at the Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket … Continue reading "Too much wind for a regatta?"
The Social Regatta Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek sets sail. After all the worry and trepidation about damage to crew and vessels heading into the 15th Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek (CPHPR), nothing happened — everything went smoothly and PRO Simon James did a masterful job of staging two races each for five classes while … Continue reading "The social regatta, sets sail"
The first day of Phuket Raceweek and Mount Gay Rum Sponsors Official Opening Party as they have done for the last six years.Prior to the Official opening ceremonies of the 15th Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek (CPHPRW), crews from 38 participating boats spread across seven classes waited with trepidation and wind-lust for their sailing instructions … Continue reading "Mount Gay Rum Sponsors Official Opening Party"