05 July 2024
Friday 5th July 2024 will see the return of The Construction Industry Regatta in aid of CRASH (formerly the CRASH Sailing Cup). The exclusive event will be hosted on board Prometheus Sailing and Sunsail’s fleet of luxury Sunsail 41.0 yachts, and will raise money for CRASH - the construction industry’s charity.
The day will allow a perfect opportunity to network with other professionals in the industry and enjoy some friendly competition on the water with a series of matched fleet races. The regatta is a fantastic team building event and a wonderful opportunity to
For every yacht that enters, a charitable donation to CRASH is included in the package, meaning the regatta will not only be fun for the industry, but will raise substantial funds for a fantastic cause.
The regatta takes starts and finishes in Port Solent Marina, Portsmouth and is within easy reach of train stations, Southampton Airport and the M27, with ample free parking at the marina.
CRASH is the construction industry’s charity that helps homelessness and hospice organisations with their construction projects – creating places that care for people when they’re at their most vulnerable.
CRASH unites the industry and channels the expertise and products of companies, to transform hostels and day centres for homeless people across the UK. CRASH also helps children and adults who need end of life care in a hospice, by creating caring environments where families can spend precious time together.
Thursday 4th July, 2024 - Practice Charters
Practice charters are available the day before the race.
Friday 5th July, 2024 - Race Day
08:30 Hrs Teams arrive for Registration & Breakfast at Wildwood
09:00 Hrs Introductions to your Skippers and Mate
09:30 Hrs Safety brief and head out to the race area on the Solent.
10:55 Hrs First warning signal from Race Control
11:00 Hrs Race 1 commences.
12:30 Hrs Lunch will be served on board
13:00 Hrs Up to 2- 3 races planned
16:30 Hrs Teams return to Port Solent
17:00 Hrs Prize giving, Charity Raffle and Afternoon Tea at Wildwood Restaurant.
Please note that all onshore catering will be at Wildwood
(All timings are weather dependant and subject to change)
In 2020, Sunsail welcomed 12 new Jeanneau racing yachts to its UK fleet. The brand new Sunsail 41.0 is a cutting edge Performance Cruiser/Racer that combines incredible sailing performance with a revolutionary deck and interior design that is unparalleled in the sailing market, and is already a winner of multiple awards and positive test sail reviews.