Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2020 POSTPONED to 2021

Postponement of Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2020

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Video Highlights from CRW 2019

Day 1
Chester Race Week 2019: Day 1 Wilsons Drone Video

Day 2

Chester Race Week 2019: Day 2 Wilsons Drone Video

Day 3

Chester Race Week 2019: Day 3 Wilsons Drone Video

Day 4

Chester Race Week 2019: Day 4 Wilsons Drone Video

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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.
Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekSaturday, May 16th, 2020 at 12:47am
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Chester Race WeekWednesday, May 13th, 2020 at 4:03pm

Sail Canada is pleased to introduce the COVID-19 Health and Return to Sailing Task Force!

With the help of these Scientific and Medical experts who understand the sport of sailing, we become one step closer to doing what we love in...

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekTuesday, April 28th, 2020 at 6:03pm

14 years ago...photo taken Aug 18, 2006 during race week by P. Parker

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Chester Race WeekFriday, April 24th, 2020 at 12:08pm

The @NPFFPN1 & @rcmpgrcpolice are organizing a day of mourning on Friday, Apr 24 for fallen Const. Heidi Stevenson & other innocent victims killed in #NovaScotia. Please join with us and all Canadians. #WearRedFriday #NovaScotiaStrong...

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Chester Race WeekWednesday, April 22nd, 2020 at 10:06pm

Congratulations Andreas, Sandy and Glen on being selected to the Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame!
https://www.sailing.ca/2020-canadian-sailing-hall-of-fame-inductees-announced/

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Chester Race WeekTuesday, April 21st, 2020 at 12:25am

Chester Race Week's Chief Judge, Katie Coleman Nicoll, has been named Helly Hansen Sailor of the Month at Sail Canada. Congrats Katie!

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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/

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Sunday, July 28th, 2019 at 8:03am
3 wks to Chester Race Week ‘19: new Bethune Club Team Trophy rules level field - https://t.co/08iQgv0XHm
Thursday, July 25th, 2019 at 12:47pm
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
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Wednesday, July 24th, 2019 at 9:13am
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 1:38pm
Volunteer on the water with Chester Race Week this August (no experience req’d) - https://t.co/Yrof1rP30n
Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 at 9:53am
2019.5.06-Chester Dominates in Bermuda, Wickwire Wins Sixth Race Week - International One Design https://t.co/9rpS1jqbUe
Friday, April 26th, 2019 at 2:23pm
Bermuda International Invitational Race Week starts tomorrow April 27 - May 3. Good Luck everyone! https://t.co/6q1bFH4SpC
Monday, March 18th, 2019 at 8:51am
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 8:30pm
We are excited that Shameless is coming on Saturday night, Aug 17, of Chester Race Week!!
https://t.co/D1qzfyEBZP
#savethedate #shameless #chesterraceweek
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Helly Hanson Chester Race Week | Photo by Tim Wilkes

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week
POSTPONED TO 2021

Postponement of Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2020


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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


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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

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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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