Hong Kong to Vietnam Race 2013

hkv_racelogoOrganised by Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Starts Thursday 17 October 2013

Offshore Special Regulations Category 1
Approximate distance 656nm

The Hong Kong to Vietnam Race 2013 is a 656 mile biennial downhill fast passage to Nha Trang, on the south eastern coast of Vietnam organised by the RHKYC. Now in its sixth edition this is Asia’s longest Category One Offshore Race.

The current race record of 42h 45m 41s is held by Grant Wharington’s Skandia Wild Thing, reflecting an approximate average speed of 15.45 knots.

The finish location of Nha Trang is family friendly, and a great location for boats intending to continue on to other seasonal sailing events in  Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Australia.

For more information, please check out http://www.rhkyc.org.hk/hkvietnamrace.aspx


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s