The Chester Race Week organizing committee is pleased to offer a complimentary media boat service to accredited media on a daily, first-registered, first-seated basis during Chester Race Week which runs from Wednesday, August 16th to Saturday, August 19th in beautiful Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada.
With a documented history that goes back to 1856, Chester Race Week continues to thrive when other national and international annual keel boat regattas are struggling or, as is the case with Florida’s Key West Race Week, being cancelled due to rising costs and falling registrations.
CHESTER, N.S. (August 18, 2016) We were lucky to have Sky Sailing Studios capture Race Week for us this year.
Check out the final video they did of our time on and off the water in Chester.
CHESTER, N.S. (August 13, 2016) – Sailors are a resilient lot – they race hard when conditions allow, and when they don’t. After hours on the course looking for wind…
No one would describe it as picture-perfect, but continuously shifting winds kept things “entertaining” for sailors at Chester Race Week Day 3.
CHESTER, N.S. (August 10, 2016) – Heavy seas and strong winds of 17-24 knots made for a choppy start for Chester Race Week 2016, creating challenging conditions for the 119 boats ready to get out on the water.
CHESTER, N.S. (August 4, 2016) This year, organizers of Chester Race Week, Canada’s largest annual keel boat regatta, have partnered with Sailors for the Sea to encourage…
CHESTER, N.S. (August 4, 2016) This is a great event for classic yachts, taking place the weekend before Chester Race Week.