Heineken Regatta, St. Maarten - 2004

Beautiful Marigot

Sunset over the fleet

EAs in Playboy Shirts

Great weather for a start!

Heineken Regatta Rating

Overall rating: Natives:
Weather: Social scene:
Racing quality: Cost:
Sailing conditions: Exotic Locale:


  • Outstanding weather
  • Bareboat division is big, fun, and competitive
  • Parties are big, little impersonal
  • Only 3 days racing, short, but can do as a long weekend

The Inside Scoop

"This regatta is one of a few in the world that give as high a profile to the bare boats as to the out and out racing boats. This can make for some fun racing..."