2016 Chester Race Week invites sailors to join race to restore ocean health

The world’s oceans are drowning in garbage and contaminants, so it’s time for humanity to act to restore them to health, and the 1,200 sailors who will descend on the picturesque Nova Scotia coastal Village of Chester next week for Chester Race Week have a role to play. Every year, 8 million metric tons of plastic enters the ocean from land and 40% of the world’s oceans …

Chester Race Week 2016 – Notice of Race

   ChesterRaceWeek.com    ChesterRaceWeek ChesterRaceWeek 4 days, 4 courses, 14 fleets, 140 sailboats, 1,200 sailors For Halifax’s Bethune family, “coming home for Race Week” is an annual summer ritual spanning generations Canada’s largest keel boat regatta to welcome hard-core racers, casual cruisers, classic wooden yacht lovers & tourists CHESTER, NS (July 14, 2016) – The principal race officer of Chester Race …

Canada’s largest keel boat regatta to welcome hard-core racers, casual cruisers, classic wooden yacht lovers & tourists

  ChesterRaceWeek.com @ChesterRaceWeek /ChesterRaceWeek 4 days, 4 courses, 14 fleets, 140 sailboats, 1,200 sailors Canada’s largest keel boat regatta to welcome hard-core racers, casual cruisers, classic wooden yacht lovers & tourists Tufts University sailing coach returns as big boat fleet race officer, cites high-calibre sailors, challenging conditions, helpful seminars and breathtaking scenery as attractions CHESTER, NS (July 16, 2015) – The principal …