Gordon W Bethune Cup Team Trophy

Your club could win this. Here’s how: Teams composed of three boats are chosen by the Rear Commodore of each club, each must race in a different class.The choice must be made before first race of the the regatta. Check the NOR and SI for details and be sure to let the PRO know who is on your team! This …

Andreas’s Check List #2

Andreas Josenhans’ Check Lists for a great 2016 Chester Race Week For the past decade, Andreas Josenhans has been providing first class sailing management and attention to detail for Chester Race Week. He has worked in management at North Sails for over 25 years, is considered the Swan 45 Class Leader within North Sails, has sailed in most major sailing …

Preparation List No.1

For the past decade, Andreas Josenhans has been providing first class sailing management and attention to detail for Chester Race Week. He has worked in management at North Sails for over 25 years, is considered the Swan 45 Class Leader within North Sails, has sailed in most major sailing events across the globe with a variety of teams and was …

The History of Chester Race Week

Chester Yacht Club Race Week A Historical Perspective Since the sea gives Chester its character, sailing naturally occupies a position of importance here. Yacht racing has been a major summer sport in Chester for well over 150 years. Its roots are firmly planted in the mid 19th century when the fishermen raced each other to markets in Halifax or New England. …

Chester Punches Above Its Weight Globally for 2015 Race Week

ChesterRaceWeek.com  #ChesterRaceWeek  /ChesterRaceWeek 4 days, 4 courses, 14 fleets, 140 sailboats, 1,200 sailors Canada’s largest keel boat regatta   CHESTER PUNCHES ABOVE ITS WEIGHT GLOBALLY WITH 2015 RACE WEEK Excellent conditions, race officers, competition   RACE RESULTS: DAY 4 – Saturday, August 15, 2015   CHESTER, N.S. (August 15, 2015) – After four days of world class racing on beautiful …

Perfect Conditions Means Mindset Matters

ChesterRaceWeek.com  #ChesterRaceWeek  /ChesterRaceWeek 4 days, 4 courses, 14 fleets, 140 sailboats, 1,200 sailors Canada’s largest keel boat regatta   PERFECT CONDITIONS MEANS MINDSET MATTERS Sailing in great conditions not without its own challenges   RACE RESULTS: DAY 3 – Friday, August 14, 2015   CHESTER, N.S. (August 12, 2015) – Good or bad, weather is always a factor at Chester …

Racers Undeterred by Foggy Conditions

ChesterRaceWeek.com  #ChesterRaceWeek  /ChesterRaceWeek 4 days, 4 courses, 14 fleets, 140 sailboats, 1,200 sailors Canada’s largest keel boat regatta   Racers Undeterred by Foggy Conditions  Hardy sailors race through Nova Scotia’s famed “white wall”   RACE RESULTS: DAY 2 – Thursday, August 13, 2015   CHESTER, N.S. (August 13, 2015) – Depending on where they were racing today on Mahone Bay, …

Sailing rock stars make Sonar fleet a friendly grudge matc

ChesterRaceWeek.com  #ChesterRaceWeek  /ChesterRaceWeek 4 days, 4 courses, 14 fleets, 140 sailboats, 1,200 sailors Canada’s largest keel boat regatta Sailing rock stars make Sonar fleet a friendly grudge match Canadian Olympian, Soling World and America’s Cup champion, Andreas Josenhans, called nine friends and put together Chester Race Week’s first-ever Sonar class in the One Design Fleet – and it was a …