Lutine Lineslip Regatta (Insurance Industry)
Established in 1999, this two day regatta is the most prestigious sailing and social event for the insurance sector it’s great fun and a brilliant opportunity to network with industry peers, entertain clients raise your company profile – all whilst raising money for a charitable cause. All companies involved in, or suppliers to, the insurance industry are eligible to attend and no previous sailing experience is necessary as Britannia provide a professional skipper and mate who coach the crews on board throughout the regatta.
2017 will be the 14th year this event will be run by Britannia Corporate Events on behalf of Lloyd's Yacht Club. A number of private entry options race alongside the fleet of stylish race-spec Beneteau First 40 yachts which are available for charter (with professional racing skipper) for 2017.
Overall Winners and Class 2 Winners: D.T. Wright Syndicate on Stan The Boat
2nd Place and Class 1 Winners: Brit Insurance on Galahad
3rd Place: Allied World on Arthur
This popular 2-day regatta starts on Thursday morning with event registration and a morning of sail training to help your team become familiar with the yacht and racing manoeuvres.
You and your team, with helpful coaching from your skipper and mate will take part and compete in a number of races over the two days.
The Thursday evening entertainment programme commences with a Pimms reception at the Royal Ocean Racing Club Cowes (formerly the Royal Corinthian Yacht Club) on the terrace which provides a wonderful views of sailing yachts approaching Cowes. A sumptuous dinner is included in the package price for charter entries.
Friday completes the racing programme, and all teams return to Port Hamble Marina for a prizegiving.
Please feel free to call or drop us an email if you are interested in entering a team into this event.