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St Barths
19 – 22 March 2015

17 – 20 March 2016

16 – 19 March 2017

 

 

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  Photograph of St BArths harbor at night, with yachts docked
 

2015 St Barths Bucket: Preliminary Schedule of Events

 

Download the preliminary schedule (pdf) here.

Three races are scheduled, one each day from Friday, 20 March through Sunday, 22 March.

WEDNESDAY, 18 March

1700 – 1830 SuperYacht Racing Association (SYRA) AGM (le Brigantin)
   

THURSDAY, 19 March

0900 – 1000 ORCsy Presentation and Q&A (le Brigantin)
0900 – 1700 RACE OFFICE OPEN / REGISTRATION at the Bucket Marquee (BMQ)
1700 – 1730 CAPTAINS' BRIEFING (BMQ)
  Maximum 4 per yacht (mandatory for captain, safety officer & racing tactician)
1730 - 1800 Racing Rules & Appendix SY Review (BMQ)
1800 BUCKET BAR OPEN (BMQ)
1900 – 2100 FLEET WELCOMING PARTY (BMQ)
  Cocktails / Hors d ’Oeuvres / Music
1900 – 2100 OWNERS' RECEPTION - Invitation Only (Location TBA)
   

FRIDAY, 20 March

0800 – 1800 RACE OFFICE OPEN (BMQ)
  Media Registration / Log and GPS tracker drop-off post racing
0830 – 0900 PRE-RACE BRIEFING (BMQ - Stage)
  Mandatory for captain, safety officer and racing tactician
1100 FIRST SIGNAL – RACE 1
1730 BUCKET BAR OPEN (BMQ)
1900 – 1910 DAILY AWARDS PRESENTATION
1900 – 2130 DOCK PARTY & FLEET OPEN HOUSE (BMQ) Details TBA
   

SATURDAY, 21 March

0800 – 1800 RACE OFFICE OPEN (BMQ)
  Media Registration / Log and GPS tracker drop-off post racing
0830 – 0900 PRE-RACE BRIEFING (BMQ - Stage)
  Mandatory for captain, safety officer and racing tactician
1100 FIRST SIGNAL – RACE 2
1600 (approximate) AIR SHOW
Air Show over Shell Beach (immediately following racing - time of show to be announced on RC VHF channel)
1730 BUCKET BAR OPEN (BMQ)
1900 – 1910 DAILY AWARDS PRESENTATION
1900 – 2330 BUCKET BASH (BMQ)
Salsa Latino Theme / Cocktails and light fare / Live Music by Soley
   

SUNDAY, 22 March

0800 – 1800 RACE OFFICE OPEN (BMQ)
  Media Registration / Log, GPS and Pantaenius laser rangefinder drop-off post racing
0830 – 0900   PRE-RACE BRIEFING (BMQ - Stage)
  Mandatory for captain, safety officer and racing tactician
1100  FIRST SIGNAL – RACE 3
1830 – 2030 COCKTAILS (BMQ)
1830 – 2030 FINAL AWARDS CEREMONY & CELEBRATION
Cocktails / Music / Awards (Hôtel de la Collectivité – across the harbor)
The event organizer and race committee reserve the right to modify the above schedule depending on weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances.