Perini Navi at the Saint Barths Bucket Regatta 2010
Photo by Rolex/Carlo Borlenghi
Perini Navi will attend the 15th edition Saint Barths Bucket Regatta that will be held from March 25th to March 28th on the Caribbean island of St. Barths. Seven Perini Navi sailing yachts will be participating in the Bucket, a regatta including 40 of the world's finest yachts. Perini Navi’s list of entries includes: P2 38m, Helios 45m, Antara 46m, Andromeda La Dea 47m, Baracuda 50m, Salute 56m and Riela 56m.
This year, to meet the increasing performance of the boats and to prevent congestion among the 39 giants of the seas, the race course is developed over approximately 28-30 miles compared to the previous 22. The regattas focus is on enjoyable and safe racing.
The program of the event includes the Skipper’s meeting and Fleet Welcome Party on March 25th. The first day of racing is scheduled for March 26th with The Around the Island Race a anti-clockwise circuit around the island of St. Barthelemy and Île Fourche. The second race on March 27, The Wiggly Course is a route that extends around Fregade Île and Île Fourche. The third race, The Wrong Way Around Course scheduled for March 28th and is a clockwise circuit around the island of St. Barths, followed by the award ceremony and cocktail party.