Regatta Calendar

Royal Langkawi International Regatta

Royal Langkawi International Regatta is a premier sailing event organized by the Royal Langkawi Yacht Club and will be held in Kuah, Langkawi in January.

Singapore Straits Regatta

In 1995, the Singapore Sailing Federation (previously known as the Singapore Yachting Association) got together with Raffles MarinaNongsa Point Marina, and Changi Sailing Club to organise the first Singapore Straits Regatta, to be promoted as a regatta of international standing. Since then, the Regatta has grown steadily in stature and become more renowned. This regatta is primarily held around January of each year.

Top Of The Gulf Regatta

Asia’s largest regatta, the Top of the Gulf Regatta, continues to lead the way with organisers at full pace preparing for the 11th Regatta in 2015. Scheduled to run 4th to 8th May, over the long weekend celebrating His Majesty the King of Thailand’s Coronation, the Regatta will feature a diverse fleet from Optimists to state-of-the-art racing keelboats from around Asia and beyond. This regatta is held during the first week of May.

Pan-Pacific University Students’ Sailing Championship

The Inaugural Pan-Pacific University Students’ Sailing Competition is organised by Xiamen University.  Featuring student sailors from more than 20 Universities in the Pan-Pacific region, the PPSUC will definitely be an exciting FT7.5 One Design race. This regatta is held around August every year.

Western Circuit Sailing Regatta 

SMU Sailing’s very own regatta, the SMU-RM Western Circuit Sailing Regatta is held over 3 weekends in August. This Singapore Sailing sanctioned regatta has become one of Singapore’s biggest keelboat events and has become well-known for its challenging courses and fun filled post-race parties.

The usually calm and serene waters off Raffles Marina will be the setting for top local and international teams to pit their skills and wits against each other as the sea becomes a fierce arena where boats (and crews) of different shapes and sizes fight it out in a varied range of classes. Coinciding with the notorious Southwest monsoon, sailors will have to be at their best as the winds fill in.

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Asia Pacific Student Cup 

Proudly organised by SMU Sailing Club and supported by the Singapore Sailing Federation, the Asia Pacific Student Cup aims to bring sailors who are full-time students from around the world together for a 5-day match-racing event in September at the iconic Marina Bay of Singapore. This event is set to become the foremost student match racing event in the region and is expecting to receive entries from student teams from Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Australia, France and Great Britain.

Expect a sailing event filled with fun, action and excitement as young sailors around the world compete for the Asia Pacific Student Cup!

China Cup

Inaugurated in 2007, China Cup International Regatta is the first-ever and only big boat sailing regatta initiated by Chinese. Approved by the General Administration of Sport of China, the regatta is held annually and each year it attracts over 60 boats with 600 sailors of more than 20 nationalities to compete in the event, gaining wide attention from sailing community and international media.

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2 thoughts on “Regatta Calendar

  1. Pingback: New to SMU sailing? | SMU Sailing

  2. Check out Seaspeak for iPhone – http://www.seaspeak.net. SMU is listed as a club amongst all the other clubs in SG and most upcoming regattas are listed. It also has weather/wind/tide predictions plus a social network just for the sailing community. The best thing is this application has been created in Singapore 🙂 If you would like to manage your own event listings we would be happy to give you a unique login. Look forward to seeing you guys at the Western and good luck!

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