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

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 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.

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, Liz Shaw, Brian Todd, Peter Van Muyden and Patricia Finlay. The Chief Judge is Katie Nicoll.

Ashore

The busy shore team has booked the late night entertainment so check out the Ashore page’s After Dark for more information. Three food trucks are coming for all 4 days of our regatta, 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.



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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.
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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 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.

Click here for more info!


Official Event Guide from Navigator Magazine

Chester Race Week Official Event Guide from Navigator Magazine

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Tuesday, January 29th, 2019 at 11:59am
On Saturday, February 9th, 2019 at the Halifax International Boat Show at 12PM, join PRO Daniel Conrod as he explains the format for the 2019 Helly Hansen Chester Race Week.This is the largest keelboat sailing... https://t.co/Kvapy4g8pt
Thursday, January 17th, 2019 at 9:30am
We are thrilled that Asia & NuGruv are back for Chester Race Week 2019 on Thursday August 15!

Asia & NuGruv is Atlantic Canada’s finest DANCE band winning numerous awards.

They will MAKE YOU DANCE & having a great time!
High... https://t.co/gM1Qxlo0C3
Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 at 6:53am
Day 4 – Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2018!

Sandy MacMillan of North Sails and former Olympic sailing competitor & World Class Soling Champion when speaking of Chester Race Week:
“I’ve sailed in over 20... https://t.co/EfxeS5jQWs
Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 10:41am
Hopping Penguins will open Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2019 on Wednesday August 14th!

https://t.co/eX7Tch9rXz
Video by Tim Harris https://t.co/npry4SncJn
Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 9:21am
More Action - DAY 3 of Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2018!

RO Elizabeth Shaw O’Toole asks skipper Stu McCrea of J 120 'Deviation' in the Distance 1 class: "What is your plan for Day 3 to hold your lead?"

Stu... https://t.co/b0l9pBuM1w
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Helly Hansen Chester Race Week | August 14 – 17, 2019

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, Liz Shaw, Brian Todd, Peter Van Muyden and Patricia Finlay. The Chief Judge is Katie Nicoll.

Ashore

The busy shore team has booked the late night entertainment so check out the Ashore page’s 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.

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.

Tap here for more info!


Official Event Guide from Navigator Magazine

Chester Race Week Official Event Guide from Navigator Magazine

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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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