HKRW - POSTPONEMENT
Hong Kong Race Week is an event run in conjunction with the Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD), the Hong Kong Sailing Federation (HKSF) and the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club (RHKYC). Following the HKSAR Government’s raising of the Response Level to Emergency status, the LCSD has cancelled all of their major events and urged community groups to take public health risks into account when organising any large scale event. With Hong Kong Race Week falling into this cate
In the wake of the atypical Coronavirus incidents in China and with the first cases having now been registered in Hong Kong and the wider Asia region, the HKRW organizing committee is reviewing measures to protect the health of all our attending sailors and guests. The HKRW committee and the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club are maintaining daily contact with the appropriate Government Departments to ensure that we remain fully informed on developments, and that we are conforming to
Kung Hei Fat Choi!
Hong Kong Race Week would like to extend best wishes to all our sailors, supporters and volunteers or what will be a very successful Year of the Rat! The Rat is the first of all zodiac animals. According to one myth, the Jade Emperor said the order would be decided by the order in which they arrived to his party. The Rat tricked the Ox into giving him a ride. Then, just as they arrived at the finish line, Rat jumped down and landed ahead of Ox, becoming first. The Rat is also
Sailor Registration - Measurement - Class Compliance
We are creeping closer to the start of HKRW 2020 and all sailors are encouraged to check that all their details are up to date in their sailor profile, online at Sailing.Today to make your registration process as quick as possible! Be sure that your sail number is correct and that your parents have confirmed the Parental Consent for you to race. Step one of registration procedure will be the measurement process. Remember your boat needs to be Class Compliant at all times.