Jul 06 » LAY DAY ACTIVITIES

The Antigua Yacht Club has organised a variety of activities for Lay-Day which include the ones described below. Don't miss the opportunity to tour around and enjoy our nature and our people.

Rainforest Canopy Tour

A tour in the heart of Antigua's lush countryside, it is a 25 foot controlled descent hanging over the Fig Tree Drive, at a maximum height of 350 feet. An exhilarating experience within the country's verdant forest with challenges including the Cat Walk, Indiana Jones Bridge, Post Man Walk and many more.

http://antiguarainforest.com/

Stingray City

A unique experience interacting with the rays, together with snorkeling amongst magnificent coral reefs and colorful tropical fish.

http://www.stingraycityantigua.com/

Kayak tour

Make friends with Antigua's wondrous wildlife, beautiful beaches and spectacular scenery.

http://www.antiguanaturetours.com/

Shooting Range (Paint ball)

Are you ready to capture the island?

You have one hour to defeat your enemies at the shooting range

http://www.reservoirrange.net/

Barbecue on Pigeon Beach at lunch time

Organised by the Antigua Yacht Club, it is a time to share with your teammates and competitors from the other countries.

Photos © Matías Capizzano: http://www.capizzano.com/optinam-2016/

Event contact email address: amneris.calle@gmail.com, opticlass@yachtclub.ag

ABOUT THE CHAMPIONSHIP

The SEABOARD MARINE Optimist North American Championship 2016 is organised by the Antigua Yacht Club under the authority of the International Optimist Dinghy Association (IODA). The venue is Nelson's Dockyard in English Harbour and it takes place from July 10th to July 18th. Entries are still open and it is expected to have +160 participants from more than 15 countries. Already entered: Argentina, Antigua, Brazil, Bermuda, Canada, Chile, Peru, USA, US Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands, Switzerland, New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Mexico.

For a programme, click here.

Major Sponsor: SEABOARD MARINE

Other Sponsors: Antigua and Barbuda, Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort, The Catamaran Hotel, National Parks Antigua, Oasis, Pinehill, Antigua Pro Racing, Club Sushi, Brydens and Yao.

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The organisers of the Optimist North American Championship 2016 together with the Antigua Yacht Club wish to thank the following for their support, donations and contributions without which these championships would not be happening.