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Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta

From April 13th 2017 until September 3rd 2017 is the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall ships Regatta

Join the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta

It will be an adventure of a lifetime during which the Tall Ships will sail over 7,000 nautical miles while visiting six countries on two continents. Sail Training International is working in partnership with the City of Quebec and Le Rendez-Vous Naval de Quebec in order to take a fleet of forty Tall Ships, Small Ships  and Yachts across the North Atlantic Ocean and mark the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation. Expect big sailing festivals in the hosting ports, exciting races and many new friendships made during Crew Parties and other events.

Get on board

Are you dreaming of a sailing adventure and looking for a unique experience? You are all invited to be a part of the  Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta. This transatlantic event will be a great opportunity for sail training on Tall Ships, with expected 3,000 trainees taking part! Join an Exciting Race or more relaxed Cruise in Company, a transatlantic adventure or Canadian coast exploration… The first Journeys are already on our website and more will follow.

Race dates

Royal Greenwich, UK                                                                           Thursday 13 to Sunday 16 April

Race 1 (Torbay, UK)                                                                             Wednesday 19 April

Sines, Portugal                                                                                      Saturday 29 April to Monday 1 May


Race 2                                                                                                   Monday 1 May

Bermuda                                                                                                Thursday 1 June to Wednesday 5 June


Race 3                                                                                                   Tuesday 5 June

Boston, USA                                                                                          Saturday 17 to Thursday 22 June


Race 4                                                                                                   Thursday 22 June

Southern Gulf Guest Ports                                                                     Friday 30 June to Sunday 2 July

Northern Gulf Guest Ports                                                                     Friday 7 July to Sunday 9 July

St Lawrence River Ports                                                                        Friday 14 July to Sunday 16 July

Great Lakes Flotilla                                                                                Friday 30 June to Sunday 16 July

Quebec City, Canada                                                                             Tuesday 18 to Sunday 23 July

Outport Programme                                                                               Saturday 29 July to Sunday 20 August

Halifax, Canada                                                                                     Saturday 29 July to Tuesday 1 August


Race 5                                                                                                   Monday 31 July

Le Havre, France                                                                                   Thursday 31 August to Sunday 3 September