21 - 24 March 2019
Gustavia Harbour, St. Barth
From 21 to 24 March 2019 the world’s most spectacular super yachts gathered in the Lesser Antilles for the St. Barths Bucket Regatta. The event was not only a complete success for the overall winner ‘Hetairos’ but also for its outfitter, Reckmann Yacht Equipment: A total of 26 from 36 of these impressive yachts entered the race successfully sporting Reckmann systems.
After four exciting days the Bucket Regatta on the French Caribbean island of St. Barth came to an end. Only sail yachts over 100 feet were invited to take part. A total of 26 from the 36 participating super yachts, among them all performance oriented yachts, this year successfully taking advantage of Reckmann roller reefing systems. Here the team from Reckmann congratulating the overall winner ‘Hetairos’. The almost 220-foot long yacht was victorious with Reckmann’s specially developed roller-reefing system winning in the end by a narrow margin.
Also in the ‘Corinthian Spirit’ class ‘Les Voiles Blanche’ with the yachts racing without spinnakers, the three teams with Reckmann systems completed an exciting race.
Congratulations to all the winners! You can find the complete results on: www.bucketregatta.com