2021 HELLY HANSEN CHESTER RACE WEEK   AUGUST 11-14

It’s a wrap! Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021 is over!
It was a sweeping success with 107 yachts racing: 4 Race circles - 12 Fleets of Racing boats
Special thanks to our participants, sponsors and volunteers who make this event possible!
Congrats to all of the award winners!
We look forward to seeing all of you next year.
SAVE THE DATE: Chester Race Week 2022 August 10 - 13


Video Highlights

Opening Ceremonies

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021 - Opening Ceremonies

Day One Highlights

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021 - Day 1 Highlights
Day Two Highlights

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021 - Day 2 Highlights

Day Three Highlights

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021 - Day 3 Highlights
Interview with Bluenose II Captain Phil Watson, presented by Wilsons.

Interview with Ray Rhinelander of the Royal Newfoundland Yacht Club, presented by Wilsons


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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 WeekFriday, September 24th, 2021 at 12:06pm

Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame will have the 2020 Induction Ceremony, which was postponed because of the pandemic, on Sunday, October 3rd, 2021 at the Kingston Yacht Club in Kingston, ON. The inductions will be available for viewing via the Marine Museum’s YouTube live-stream. Link...

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekSaturday, September 18th, 2021 at 9:19pm
Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekWednesday, September 15th, 2021 at 7:44pm

When the Fog rolls in….
Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021
#regatta #sailingrace #sailinglife #chesteryachtclub #chesterns #chesternovascotia#novascotiasailing Tracey's Photography

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekTuesday, September 14th, 2021 at 1:22pm

C&C 99s at Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021! Photo by @tracewphotography
#DemonsDance #equinox99 #Agent99
#sailingrace #regatta #c&c99classassociation

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekMonday, September 13th, 2021 at 11:34pm

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week wrapped up for 2021 with fewer boats, more restrictions thanks to COVID-19, and some fog each day, but overall the event was four days of success for racers and organizers.     ...

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekMonday, September 13th, 2021 at 1:41pm

IOD Class at Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021! Squall for the Win!!
#onedesignracing #iodracing #chesteriodfleet #squall #bella #piper #restless




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Chester Race Week | Future Dates

2021 ……………. August 11 to 14
2022 ……………. August 10 to 13
2023 ……………. August 16 to 19


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Tuesday, July 27th, 2021 at 9:40am
After years of racing in Chester Race Week in a C&C 39, Randy Stevens is back to the races with a J70 named Great White.
(This article originally appeared in Canadian Yachting Magazine, Onboard e-newsletter, July 2021)
https://t.co/wYQEZY8bdo
Saturday, July 3rd, 2021 at 1:02pm
Chester Race Week Back On The Water!
Atlantic Boating Magazine Spring/Summer 2021
https://t.co/4TrlGIaZ7p
Friday, June 18th, 2021 at 1:14pm
We are delighted that the Province of Nova Scotia is moving ahead with re-opening, especially when it comes to sailing. We are closely monitoring the advice of Sail NS and Sport NS and will move ahead with Helly Hansen Chester Race Week following any restrictions as necessary.
Monday, March 22nd, 2021 at 2:41pm
Register Today! Skippers are super excited to get back on the water at Helly Hansen Chester Race Week - 24 boats as of this morning and counting!
Register Here: https://t.co/7AZtDvqIf5
More details: https://t.co/ifraOzgsPI
WELCOME Back to Chester Race Week!
Wednesday, March 10th, 2021 at 10:14pm
Chester Race Week REGISTRATION now OPEN & 1st yacht has registered!
We encourage all to REGISTER EARLY so we can prepare accordingly.
We are so excited to WELCOME you back to CHESTER!!
Chester Race Week: August 11-14
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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HELLY HANSEN
CHESTER RACE WEEK
AUGUST 11-14

It’s a wrap! Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021 is over! It was a sweeping success with 107 yachts racing: 4 Race circles -12 Fleets of Racing boats!
Special thanks to our participants, sponsors and volunteers who make this event possible! Congrats to all of the award winners!
We look forward to seeing all of you next year. SAVE THE DATE: Chester Race Week 2022 August 10 - 13

Sailing & Boating
During Covid-19

Boating Atlantic covers the rules, regulations and general guidelines.

Guidelines for Boating During COVID-19 Pandemic

Atlantic Canada Boating
During Covid-19


Own a boat and want NEED to race?
Click the button to find out more!

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021

News & Information

Video Highlights

Opening Ceremonies

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021 - Opening Ceremonies

 

Day One Highlights

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021 - Day 1 Highlights

 

Day Two Highlights

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021 - Day 2 Highlights

 

Day Three Highlights

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021 - Day 3 Highlights

 

Interview with Bluenose II Captain Phil Watson, presented by Wilsons.

 

Interview with Ray Rhinelander of the Royal Newfoundland Yacht Club, presented by Wilsons

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

2021 ……………. August 11 to 14
2022 ……………. August 10 to 13
2023 ……………. August 16 to 19

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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 WeekFriday, September 24th, 2021 at 12:06pm

Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame will have the 2020 Induction Ceremony, which was postponed because of the pandemic, on Sunday, October 3rd, 2021 at the Kingston Yacht Club in Kingston, ON. The inductions will be available for viewing via the Marine Museum’s YouTube live-stream. Link...

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekSaturday, September 18th, 2021 at 9:19pm
Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekWednesday, September 15th, 2021 at 7:44pm

When the Fog rolls in….
Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021
#regatta #sailingrace #sailinglife #chesteryachtclub #chesterns #chesternovascotia#novascotiasailing Tracey's Photography

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekTuesday, September 14th, 2021 at 1:22pm

C&C 99s at Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021! Photo by @tracewphotography
#DemonsDance #equinox99 #Agent99
#sailingrace #regatta #c&c99classassociation

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekMonday, September 13th, 2021 at 11:34pm

Helly Hansen Chester Race Week wrapped up for 2021 with fewer boats, more restrictions thanks to COVID-19, and some fog each day, but overall the event was four days of success for racers and organizers.     ...

Chester Race Week
Chester Race WeekMonday, September 13th, 2021 at 1:41pm

IOD Class at Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021! Squall for the Win!!
#onedesignracing #iodracing #chesteriodfleet #squall #bella #piper #restless