Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta

One Of The Best Regattas Ever. Hands Down.

National Offshore One-Design, or NOOD, is an exciting, multi-city sailboat racing circuit held in the United States and is organized by Sailing World Magazine.  

Join us throughout the year in St. PetersburgSan DiegoAnnapolisChicago, and Marblehead and then for the overall Helly Hansen NOOD Championship hosted by Sunsail in the beautiful British Virgin Islands from October 26 - November 2, 2019.

Want to join the fun? Race, support your favorite team, or spectate.

We welcome you and your crew to join the flotilla style action of the Helly Hansen NOOD Championship Regatta in October.  You'll have an up-close view of the action aboard your chartered yacht and can follow the event throughout the Islands.  

Special Savings Available

  • Want to join the race?  Reserve a Sunsail 47 monohull and bring your crew to race against winners.
  • More of a spectator?  Select any yacht from our Sunsail fleet to follow along, see the racing action and join the fun.
  • Meet and interact with race particpants and the Sponsor Teams from Sailing World, Helly Hansen and Sunsail.
  • Discover the thrill sailing in the BVI and all of the exciting NOOD events.
  • Recommended booking period: October 26 - Nov 2, 2019 or extend your stay after the event.
  • Racing takes place October 27 - November 1, 2019.
  • Exclusive savings up to 30%* for this event only.  (Base offer is 20% combineable with USSailing Member savings of 5% and also qualifying Sunsail Loyalty Rewards of 5% for maximum 30% savings.
  • Reserve your charter yacht by contacting Taylor Blosser at 888-350-3568.

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Sail in the British Virgin Islands

With warm weather throughout the year, steady trade winds, calm currents and a kaleidoscope of aquamarine waters and bougainvillea-clad hillsides, Tortola is a sailor's paradise. This is the yacht charter capital of the Caribbean and arguably the most famous sailing destination in the world. Here you’ll find sheltered, yacht-filled harbors, sun-soaked white-sand beaches, delightful pirate bars and awe-inspiring dives.

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Reserve your NOOD yacht in the BVI

Call us and ask to speak to Taylor Blosser, your dedicated Vacation Planning Specialist for this event.

Call now at 888 350 3568

"It will be warm. It will be epic. It will be challenging. It will require mental toughness, and it will be, as professional sailor Scott Dickson, once proclaimed at our awards ceremony atop the legendary Willy T’s, 'The most fun I’ve ever had at a regatta.' And he had his clothes on." 

— David Reed, Sailing World