BY APB Staff on 5 Oct 2023

Registration for the flagship sailing event is open until 21 October 2023.

The annual Beneteau Cup Hong Kong sailing regatta takes place on Hong Kong’s southside on 28 October 2023.

Created exclusively for Beneteau sailing yacht owners in Hong Kong, the Beneteau Cup Hong Kong is a fun sailing event hosted by Aberdeen Boat Club. The day-long regatta combines fun racing with vibrant social events, including a themed gala dinner and an evening awards ceremony.

Beneteau Cup

The event kicks off bright and early at 9am at the picturesque Aberdeen Boat Club on Middle Island, Hong Kong on 28 October 2023, for a day of races alongside fellow Beneteau owners. After an active day on the water, participants will get to relax on the docks of ABC Middle Island, before the highlight of the event, the themed ‘French Riviera Sailors’ gala dinner.

The dinner, hosted at the ABC Middle Island Clubhouse, offers an extensive banquet buffet and free-flow drinks, accompanied by a live band. The grand finale of the evening is set to be the awards ceremony, where prizes from brands such as Beneteau, Devialet and Fortnum & Mason will be presented.

“If you are a sailing enthusiast looking for an unforgettable weekend on the open waters, then join us for the highly anticipated Beneteau Cup Hong Kong 2023,” says Simpson Marine in a statement. “This premier sailing event, organised by the renowned boat manufacturer Beneteau and Simpson Marine, is set to be one of the most exciting and unforgettable experiences of the year.

Whether you are an experienced sailor or a beginner looking to try something new, the Beneteau Cup Hong Kong 2023 has something for everyone. Take part in thrilling boat races against some of the region’s best sailors, attend educational seminars and workshops, and network with industry experts.”

Photo by Panda Man / Takumi Images. All rights reserved.

Photo by Panda Man / Takumi Images, courtesy of Simpson Marine

Last year’s event was hailed a ‘tremendous success’, with a total of 17 boats taking part. Building on the inaugural edition in 2021, last year’s event was expanded to include a packed social calendar to complement the on-water racing.

Dates for Beneteau Cup Hong Kong 2023: 28 October 2023
Event partner and host: Aberdeen Boat Club
Registration live now
Entry forms must be submitted before 18:00 HKT on 21 Oct, 2023

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