Helly Hansen Chester Race Week | August 14 – 17, 2019


Registration is Now Open

We are ready to register you for 2019! The 2019 NOR is now published and the 2019 registration link is live.   Have questions about your registration? Reach out to CRW Registrar at crwregistrar@gmail.com

Racing

We have a brand new Fleet page this year to let you know where you fit in. Course circles remain the same as 2018 with the Bluenose Fleet, the One Design Fleet, The Inshore PHRF Fleet, the Distance PHRF Fleet, and the Classics Fleet which is racing in a Pursuit Race format.

Race Officers for 2019

We are pleased to welcome back PRO Daniel Conrod, Race officers, Brian Todd, Peter Van Muyden, Patricia Finlay and Nathan Frederickson. The Chief Judge is Katie Nicoll.


Ashore

Check out the new Shoreside Festival at CYC!  Daily Pop-up shops, drink samplings, food trucks and daily live music.  Come to CYC to rent a kayak or paddleboard, go for a boat tour on Salty Dog Tours, shop at the pop-up shops, stay for supper at one of the 3 food trucks on the grounds. Have a look at After Dark for our late night entertainment for more information. Have a look at the Good Eats page to check out our food trucks!

Clean Regatta

Help us make 2019 a Clean Regatta by implementing some best practices with your team; provide re-usable water bottles instead of plastic, practice recycling and proper waste disposal during the event. For more helpful tips and information check out the Green Boating Guide for your go-to resource offering practical information on maintenance and running a boat in an efficient manner to help you save money and avoid costly environmental mistakes.


Chester Race Week 2019 Video Highlights from Wilsons

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4



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Chester Race Week

Largest Keel Boat Regatta in Canada! Largest 3+ Day Sailing Regatta in North America! Winner of Sailing Nova Scotia 2016 Regatta of the Year! With regattas dating back to 1856, Chester Race Week was named one of Sailing World magazine’s 14 greatest sailing events in North America.
Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekThursday, October 17th, 2019 at 12:00pm

Attention 2019 Skippers!
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QFCBLGH

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekFriday, October 11th, 2019 at 7:06pm
Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekTuesday, September 17th, 2019 at 11:05am

A stray from my collection of #ChesterRaceWeek photos. I promise to run a full gallery of images soon. 🙂
Chester Race Week #Sailing #NovaScotia
©David Sorcher 2019

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekMonday, September 16th, 2019 at 11:25am

Chester Race Week 2019 David Sorcher Photography

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Chester Race WeekMonday, September 9th, 2019 at 8:34am

Chester Race Week 2019 David Sorcher Photography

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Chester Race WeekFriday, September 6th, 2019 at 9:16am

Chester Race Week 2019 - David Sorcher Photography

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Chester Race Week | Future Dates

2020 …………………… August 12 to 15
2021 …………………… August 11 to 14
2022 …………………… August 10 to 13
2023 …………………… August 16 to 19


Tune-up before race week?

Chester Classics Regatta | August 9-11, 2019

The Chester Classics Regatta now welcomes all keel boats to join the 100+ year olds and younger classics in three “pursuit style” races from Friday August 9th through Sunday August 11th, 2019,  just before Chester Race Week.  http://chesterclassics.com/

Click here for more info!



Official Event Guide from Navigator Magazine

Chester Racw Week 2019 Official Event Guide

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Sunday, July 28th, 2019 at 5:03am
3 wks to Chester Race Week ‘19: new Bethune Club Team Trophy rules level field - https://t.co/08iQgv0XHm
Thursday, July 25th, 2019 at 9:47am
As we count down to Chester Race Week it's critical to pay attention to those who help make this event possible.
Most of you know this is a huge event and relies on the generosity of the many sponsors.

We appreciate the support our sponsors provide. Many thanks to you all! https://t.co/621iHwgNN8
ChesterRaceWeek photo
Wednesday, July 24th, 2019 at 6:13am
A quiet and calm evening at Chester Yacht Club. Today marks the 3 week countdown to Chester Race Week when the club and area comes alive with a flurry of boats and sailors. Will you be here? It’s not to be missed...… https://t.co/E2IsFWEBna
Tuesday, July 9th, 2019 at 10:38am
Volunteer on the water with Chester Race Week this August (no experience req’d) - https://t.co/Yrof1rP30n
Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 at 6:53am
2019.5.06-Chester Dominates in Bermuda, Wickwire Wins Sixth Race Week - International One Design https://t.co/9rpS1jqbUe
Friday, April 26th, 2019 at 11:23am
Bermuda International Invitational Race Week starts tomorrow April 27 - May 3. Good Luck everyone! https://t.co/6q1bFH4SpC
Monday, March 18th, 2019 at 5:51am
Official Chester Race Week Photographer Tim Wilkes: we are thrilled that Tim will be back again as CRW's photographer, check out Tim's great photos from last year https://t.co/6eHTtypPy0
Monday, March 4th, 2019 at 4:30pm
We are excited that Shameless is coming on Saturday night, Aug 17, of Chester Race Week!!
https://t.co/D1qzfyEBZP
#savethedate #shameless #chesterraceweek
Thursday, February 28th, 2019 at 7:02am
Spring is coming....21 Days! We need to remind ourselves just how great getting out on the water will soon be 😎😀
Register Now for Chester Race Week 2019
#ChesterRaceWeek #ThankfulThursday #spring #summer
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Helly Hanson Chester Race Week | Photo by Tim Wilkes

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week
August 14 – 17, 2019

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Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2019

News & Information


Registration is now open

We are ready to register you for 2019! The 2019 NOR is now published and the 2019 registration link is live.

Racing

We have a brand new Fleet page this year to let you know where you fit in. Course circles remain the same as 2018 with the Bluenose Fleet, the One Design Fleet, The Inshore PHRF Fleet, the Distance PHRF Fleet, and the Classics Fleet which is racing in a Pursuit Race format

Race Officers for 2019

We are pleased to welcome back PRO Daniel Conrod, Race officers, Brian Todd, Peter Van Muyden, Patricia Finlay and new this year, Nathan Frederickson.

The Chief Judge is Katie Nicoll.

Ashore

Check out the new Shoreside Festival at CYC!  We will be having pop-up shops, drink samplings, food trucks and daily live music.  Come to CYC to rent a kayak or paddleboard, go for a boat tour on Salty Dog Tours, shop at the pop-up shops, stay for supper at one of the 3 food trucks on the grounds – have a look at the Good Eats page.  Have a look at our late night entertainment After Dark for more information. Three food trucks are coming for all 4 days, have a look at the Good Eats page.

Clean Regatta

Help us make 2019 a Clean Regatta by implementing some best practices with your team; provide re-usable water bottles instead of plastic, practice recycling and proper waste disposal during the event. For more helpful tips and information check out the Green Boating Guide for your go-to resource offering practical information on maintenance and running a boat in an efficient manner to help you save money and avoid costly environmental mistakes.

Chester Race Week 2019 Video Highlights from Wilsons

Day 1


Day 2


Day 3


Day 3

Subscribe to our mailing list and get Race Week updates as soon as they become available!
Chester Race Week | Future Dates

2020 ……………………… August 12 to 15
2021 ……………………… August 11 to 14
2022 ……………………… August 10 to 13
2023 ……………………… August 16 to 19


CC99 North Americans

Tune-up before race week?

Chester Classics Regatta 2018

The Chester Classics Regatta now welcomes all keel boats to join the 100+ year olds and younger classics in three “pursuit style” races from Friday August 10th through Sunday August 12th just before Chester Race Week.  http://chesterclassics.com/

Tap here for more info!



Official Event Guide from Navigator Magazine

Chester Racw Week 2019 Official Event Guide

▲ Tap Twitter Feed to see Race Week Tweets. ▲

Largest Keel Boat Regatta in Canada! Largest 3+ Day Sailing Regatta in North America! Winner of Sailing Nova Scotia 2016 Regatta of the Year! With regattas dating back to 1856, Chester Race Week was named one of Sailing World magazine’s 14 greatest sailing events in North America.
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