Hua Hin Regatta

Each year in August, Hua Hin host a colourful yachting regatta, when upwards of 300 competitors take part in a number of different classes for various prizes.

The Hua Hin Regatta is an annual event that has been organised since the year 2000 in honour of His Majesty King Bhumiphol Adulyadej who excels in sailing sportsmanship in Thailand.

This year’s Hua Hin Regatta takes place along the beach by the Regent Cha-am Resort & Spa with 4 days of racing from August 5 – 12, 1013

Hua Hin Regatta 2013 Thai National Ranking Event

Depending where we stay it is most likely that we will need transport to get to and from the regatta.

We would like to take our own boats but need a good truck with a tow bar – looking to hire or borrow.  Any ideas please let us know.

The sailors will travel by bus to Hua Hin or by car/minibus

Katy & Paul will accompanying the sailors as guardian, team manager and coach.

The club are looking for help to raise funds to cover other costs so they can send their top 4 – 6 sailors to join the Regatta with an estimated overall budget between 55,200 – 82,800baht depending on how many sailors compete.

Est. Budget for 1 sailor
Bus & taxi 1,800baht
Optimist Boat Charter from YRAT 2,000baht
Entry Fee 500baht
Coach Boat (share per sailor) 2,000baht
Accommodation for 10 nights 5,000baht
Food & Drink for 11 days 2,500baht
TOTAL 13,800baht