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March 5, 2009

S/Y FORTUNA -- Sail Antigua Race Week 2009 on board a real Maxi !

Experience the excitement of racing on board a Maxi sailing yacht in a world class regatta -- Antigua Sailing Week 2009

FORTUNA is offering an Antigua Race Week Special "by the berth" (per person) price of 1,600 + expenses & an APA of 400 Euros / person, and refundable damage deposit of 850 / person, for up to ten days on board.

Enjoy participating in Antigua Sailing Week 2009 from 22nd April to 3rd May 2009
on board the completely restored maxi racing yacht FORTUNA.

Carpe Diem!  Seize this rare opportunity to experience and compete against world class yacht racing professionals and join in the fun of the many shore festivities during Sailing Week.

Fortuna is a superb 82' Maxi ketch, completely rebuilt for luxury charter while complimenting her thoroughbred racing pedigree. Captain / Owner Antonio Flores is a true sailor who proudly claims, "I leave the anchorage with the sails up and arrive back to the anchorage with the sails up..."  and adds "On board FORTUNA we combine the Maxi sailing experience with lots of fun!"

Don't miss this rare opportunity and outstanding price!  The per person price in Euros is 1,600 +  APA (expenses advance) of 400 / person and refundable damage deposit of 850 / person for up to ten days on board.  This price includes accommodations on board FORTUNA, race entry fees, services of her crew of 3. Not included in the   1,600 base price are food, beverages, fuel, dockage and / or moorings fees, personal insurance. Fortuna will Race in Non Spinnaker Class.

FORTUNA offers 2 boarding options:  Guests may board on 22nd April in Guadeloupe from 6:00 pm on and participate in the Guadeloupe to Antigua Race on the 24th.  Or alternatively guests may board in Antigua on the evening of 24th April.

Guests also have the option to disembark on 3rd May in the morning from Antigua, or enjoy a final sail  back to Guadeloupe and depart FORTUNA on the evening of 3rd May from Deshaies, Guadeloupe.

For race schedules and other information visit the official Antigua Sailing Week 2009 web site:


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