Every year In the beginning of August Royal Thai Navy and Yacht Racing Association of Thailand (YRAT), in conjunction with the Royal Thai Navy, Tourist Authorities of Thailand and the District Authority of Hua Hin organise annual Hua Hin Regatta. The Hua Hin Regatta take place on Hua Hin Beach (in front of Sofitel Centara Grand Resort & Villa Hua Hin, Prachuap Khirikhan Province).
Hua Hin Regatta is an annual sailing event that has been organized since the year 2000 in honour of His Majesty King Bhumiphol Adulyadej who excels in sailing sportsmanship in Thailand. Hua Hin Regatta offers several Royal Trophies:
History of Hua Hin Regatta
His Majesty the King gave the rudder of Vega to the Royal Thai Navy who, in turn gave it to the Yacht Racing Association of Thailand for use as a perpetual trophy for a long distance races every year. This trophy is handed to the winner each year and their name will be inscribed on it.
Thailand Open Championship
Royal Vega Rudder Championship
Entries are open to all members of clubs affiliated to YRAT, individual members of YRAT and members of Clubs and MNA as invited.
Regatta Championship courses will be trapezoid.
Yacht Racing Association of Thailand