Hong Kong to Hainan Race 2016 - 3 to 6 November

The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club cordially invites entries from yachts for the well established Hong Kong to Hainan Race 2016. This biennial Offshore Category One race is a classic 390nm downwind passage to Sanya, on the island of Hainan in southern China.

The current race record of 25h 54m 33s was set in the 2014 edition of the race by Karl Kwok's Beau Geste. Sanya is a great finish location for boats intending to continue on to other sailing events around the Asia-Pacific region.

Boats competing in both the Hong Kong to Hainan Race and China Coast Regatta will be eligible for the overall China Coast Race Week 2016 prizes within their division.

The Hong Kong to Hainan Race 2016 is organised and conducted by the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club (RHKYC) with co-operation with the Bureau of Culture, Broadcast & TV, Publication and Sports of the Sanya Municipal Government with the finish hosted by Serenity Marina in Sanya, Hainan.

For further information or to express interest, please contact RHKYC Sailing Manager, Ailsa Angus by e-mail or call +852 2239 0395

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Item Date
Provisional Entry List 29-Aug-16
RHKYC Offshore Prescriptions 2016 11-Aug-16
World Sailing Offshore Special Regulations 2016-2017 11-Aug-16
Online Entry Registration 10-Aug-16
Notice of Race (pdf) Hong Kong to Hainan Race 10-Aug-16
Notice of Race (pdf) China Coast Race Week 20-Apr-16