Yachting Events Around The Solent

The Solent is home to a number of yachting and sailing events throughout the year: each providing a great opportunity for Corporate Hospitality or even a Boat Charter for family and friends.

Events throughout the calendar year include:

Cowes Week

One of the longest-running regular regattas in the world, Cowes Week consists of 40 daily races of up to 1,000 boats.  Each year it hosts over 8,000 competitors from Olympic champions, to world class sailors. It’s a must-see for sailing enthusiasts, with plenty of networking opportunities in the town of Cowes throughout the regatta.

Panerai British Classic Week

An annual event, the Panerai British Classic Week regatta has grown in both size and popularity to now be considered a key classic yacht event.  Racing is held on the Solent, finishing with the Classic Around The Island Race.  The Panerai British Classic Week is ideal for networking, with many hospitality and photo opportunities throughout the week.

The Commodores’ Cup

A biennial event, the Commodores’ Cup is the only international sailing event for national teams in big boats.  The event runs for seven days, with many events taking place in the Solent.  This event is ideal for team building and entertainment, with plenty of fun to be had both in-land and on the charters.

Etchells World

The Etchells allows you to see competitive racing at its best, with the annual World Championship showcasing talent from 50 teams worldwide.  With over 100 boats in attendance, the Etchells provides an electric atmosphere long into the evening!

Little Britain Challenge Cup

The Little Britain Challenge Cup brings together thousands of property and construction industry professionals through sailing. It’s grown to become one of the top sporting events in the industry and sailing calendar and provides the perfect backdrop for your Corporate Hospitality or Entertainment.

Isle of Wight Festival

One of the biggest festivals in the UK, what better way to experience the festival than with a yacht hire?! Beat the crowds, but still be part of the atmosphere.