Every November, for 3 days, the Bacardi Keelboat Regatta is held in Bermuda. Racing is held primarily for one-design boats such as Etchells, J105s, International One Designs and Viper 640. The event is open to anyone who wishes to compete in Etchells, IODs, Viper 640s. The J105 fleet is at the invitation of the local J105 fleet as they race with a combined Bermuda and Overseas crew to compete for a Bermuda, Overseas and Overall series.
Overseas competitors looking to charter a boat should contact the following Class contacts:
Etchells – P/C Leatrice Oatley
IODs – Rick Thompson
Viper 640s – P/C Somers Kempe, Fleet Captain
J105s – Michael Neff, Fleet Captain
2018 Event Information
This year’s event will run Thursday November 15 – Saturday November 17 with opening reception held at Bacardi Headquarters on Wednesday November 14, 2018.