SB20 Asian Grand Slam & Asia Pacific Championships 2016 -- 28 to 31 January 2016

2015-12-03 15:31 1884

SINGAPORE, Dec. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The SB20 Asian Grand Slam and Asia Pacific Championships will be held in Singapore.

The regatta will be organised by ONE15 Marina Club with the support of the SB20 Class Association and sanctioned by the Singapore Sailing Federation (SSF). SSF shall run the races over the three days of racing (28-31 January 2016), while ONE15 Marina Club shall host the participants at its premises at the exclusive Sentosa Cove.

In its third edition now, the Asia Pacific Championships has grown substantially in scale and seen a remarkable strengthening in the response it has received, with the most recent edition attracting an impressively large fleet.

Sailors from Singapore as well as beyond are welcome to take part.

Participants have the option of using either their own boats or charter boats. SSF shall prepare for eight SB20s to be available for charter.

The closing date for registration is 15 January 2016, 1800hrs (Singapore time). Applicants are required to submit the official entry form and pay in full an entry fee of SGD 325 to the Regatta Secretariat, ONE15 Marina Club. The entry fee includes complimentary berthing for the participating boats, which will be offered at ONE15 Marina Club from 23 January to 6 February 2016.

The sailing instructions will be made available by 15 January 2016 at ONE15 Marina Club and on the official event website:

About ONE15 Marina Club

Since its inauguration in 2007, ONE15 Marina Club has won several international accolades including the Outstanding Hospitality Award at the Helm Magazine Singapore Yacht Show Awards 2013, Asian Marina of the Year at the Asia Boating Awards consecutively from 2012 to 2014, the prestigious FIVE Gold Anchor Award and was named Green Maritime Company of the Year at the Asia Boating Awards 2015. The Club has hosted upscale international yachting events including the Clipper 2013/14 Round the World Yacht Race and the Singapore Yacht Show 2011-2015. In addition, ONE15 Marina Club was also the proud venue host of the Singapore Straits Regatta from 2012 to 2015.

Located in Sentosa Cove, ONE15 Marina Club features a beautiful marina of 270 berths with facilities to accommodate megayachts of up to 200 feet. The well-appointed clubhouse encompasses world-class facilities including fine restaurants and bars, luxurious suite rooms, a modern spa, a well-equipped gymnasium, members' and kids' lounges as well as conference and meeting rooms. Evoking the glamour and elegance of Monte Carlo, ONE15 Marina Club is emerging to be Asia's most desired waterfront leisure destination.

For media enquiries, please contact:

Sarah Cheow

Assistant Manager, Marketing & Communications

ONE15 Marina Club

(65) 6305 9671

Stephanie Pattiselanno

Director, Marketing & Communications

ONE15 Marina Club

(65) 6309 2452

Source: ONE15 Marina Club