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Balearia at anchor St Lucia Rodney Bay

TP52 Balearia intends to break speedrecord ARC Race.

TP52 Balearia intends to break speedrecord ARC Race. Since 1986, every year in late November, the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers ( ARC ) takes place. At the time set by sailing legend Jimmy Cornell. The ARC is divided into a race for cruisers and racers (RORC Racing Division). Balearia will sail in the Racing Division.…
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Heineken Regatta 2014

Sailing the Heineken Regatta 2014 with us

on the: TP52 BALEARIA

logo11heinkenFor over three decades, the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta has showcased the top boats and sailing-and has become equally famous for its world-class slate of parties and musical entertainment-in the Caribbean.
Now recognized by sailors around the planet as one of the sailing world’s best regattas, each year the event lives up to its worthy motto: Serious Fun.

One week serious fun & serious racing ?
Come sail with us on TP52 Balearia !

We start of the week with 2 days training and will sail our first race on March 6: the Commodores Cup. Balearia will be moored in Simpson Bay Marina. We can assist in finding accomodation near the Marina.

Dates of training & racing

  • 4-5 March Training and preparation
  • 6 March Gill Commodore’s Cup
  • 7-9 March St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

The courses

On Friday March 7th, Saturday March 8th & Sunday March 9th, 2014.

Race courses will be on the waters around the island of St. Maarten and may include the following races:

  • Around the Island
  • Around Buoys
  • Point to Point

Balearia will sail under CSA rating

Social program

  • 5 March: Welcome Back Sailors party at the Sint Maarten Yacht Club
  • 6 March: Opening Party at Port de Plaisance, Main stage and several musical acts.
  • 7 March: Party on the Boardwalk, Philipsburg; multiple stages, various musical acts
  • 8 March: Party in Marigot, main stage and multiple musical acts.
  • 9 March: Party on Kim Sha Beach, Simpson Bay and prize giving ceremony on Kim Sha Beach