Four days of competitive racing during the Pendennis Cup will be complemented by a shore-side entertainment programme allowing Owners, Captains, Crew, event sponsors and invited guests to enjoy the delights of our home port of Falmouth.
Tuesday 27th, Wednesday 28th, Friday 30th, Saturday 31st May 2014 (race timing to be announced).
Thursday 29th May: Lay Day (no racing).
The start and finish lines will be located off Pendennis Castle, with the racing yachts visible from Pendennis Point or St Mawes Castle.
Each race day will consist of a morning Skippers briefing, pre-race guest registration and a post race bar at the Pendennis Cup marquee on Events Square, sponsored by Redman Whiteley Dixon.
Daily Event Schedule
The racing will be complemented by the following events, which are open to racing crew and guests of Pendennis only. All events require a Pendennis Cup guest pass for entry.
Monday 26th – Yacht Registration
Captain’s briefing, National Maritime Museum Cornwall
VIP Captain and Owner’s reception (by invitation only)
Tuesday 27th May - Race Day 1
Welcome BBQ, Royal Cornwall Yacht Club (RCYC)
Our welcome event, held at the RCYC is designed to allow all competitors, sponsors and regatta organisers to enjoy each other’s company in the relaxed environment of the Club House, which itself is steeped in classic yacht racing history.
Wednesday 28th May - Race Day 2
Sea Shanty evening at the Chainlocker
Thursday 29th May - Lay Day
VIP lunch (by invitation only), Crew event details TBC
Friday 30th May - Race Day 3
Crew Curry Night, The Gurkha
Racing crew only
Saturday 31st May - Race Day 4
Presentation evening, The Princess Pavilion
A spectacular awards ceremony, complemented by a full evening of entertainment (access by invitation only)