Four great days of sailing

Four great days of sailing set in a tropical paradise

Four great days of sailing and food set in a tropical paradise – who could ask for anything more? The 15th Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek (CPHPR) came to a close Sunday night with Wicky Sundrum, the Executive Director of Phuket Boat Lagoon, acting as the Master of Ceremonies for the final party overseeing the … Continue reading "Four great days of sailing set in a tropical paradise"

too much wind for a regatta? not for Fugazi

Too much wind for a regatta?

Can there ever be too much wind for a regatta? The obvious answer is yes, but perhaps the real question is “when is too much, too much?” Taking a leaf out of the 35th America’s Cup rulebook where a top wind limit for racing was set of 24 knots, at the Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket … Continue reading "Too much wind for a regatta?"

Phuket Raceweek Raceday 1 Awards

The social regatta, sets sail

The Social Regatta Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek sets sail. After all the worry and trepidation about damage to crew and vessels heading into the 15th Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek (CPHPR), nothing happened — everything went smoothly and PRO Simon James did a masterful job of staging two races each for five classes while … Continue reading "The social regatta, sets sail"