AAR - The Atlantic Anniversary Regatta 2017/2018 is an extraordinary series of events spanning a 9-month period between November 2017 and July 2018.
It´s the first regatta series ever that crosses the Atlantic ocean twice: in both directions. Incorporating the RORC Transatlantic Race 2017 the first stage of the event is already history. From the 23 teams starting at Lanzarote Marina Calero and finishing off Grenada, there are 11 teams to be fighting for silver during the second part from Bermuda to Hamburg/Germany.
It´s the celebration of the jubilees of two of the most highly regarded sailing clubs in the world – the Norddeutscher Regatta Verein from Hamburg and the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda from Sardinia.
International clubs and institutions are supporting this event: Royal Ocean Racing Club; Royal Bermuda Yacht Club, International Maxi Class Association, Segler-Vereinigung Cuxhaven.
It will be a historic maritime event both on and off the water. Sty tuned and follow the race!!