From 5th to the 12th August the annual Hua Hin Regatta was held from the beach outside the Regent Cha-Am Resort & Spa as a very colourful and competitive Event. This year the Event featured yachts in nine classes with over 130 yachts from four different countries. Over 300 competitors were involved.
Royal Trophies were presented at the closing ceremony on 12th August:
- The Royal Vega Rudder Trophy for various Classes
- The Super Mod National Championship
- The OK Dinghy Mod National Championship
- The Princess Cup for Optimist Championship
The organising authority was the Yacht Racing Association of Thailand in conjunction with the Royal Thai Navy, Tourist Authority of Thailand and government offices of Cha-Am, Hua Hin, Phetchaburi and Prachuap Khirikhan.
Weather conditions were very favourable with many spectators, support crews and supporters in a festive mood enjoying the spectacle.
Further details including the results can be found on the Yacht Racing Association website: www.yrat.or.th