Organised by the Royal Langkawi Yacht Club this event takes place early in the year.
The Royal Langkawi International Regatta includes the Prime Minister’s Challenge Trophy and the RLYC Commodore’s Cup for the Cruising Class.
Other IRC Classes will compete for the LADA-IRC Challenge Trophy and the Sports Boat Class for the Langkawi Sports Trophy.
Last but not least, there is also the Malaysian Multihull Challenge Cup for Multihulls.
In 2012, The Royal Langkawi International Regatta celebrated its 10th anniversary and now entering its 12th year the Regatta is firmly established on the Asian Regattas calendar.
The objective is to provide both challenging and fun racing for all classes, irrespective of the design or vintage of yachts.
In the 11th Edition, 41 boats in ten classes competed with crews from all over the world.
2013 Race Results:
Racing – HiFi, Neil Pryde
IRC 1 – Phoenix, Niels Degenkolw
Sportsboats – ATM, Mohd. Masyuri A Rahmat
Sportsboats Under 25 – MYA/KFC, Mohd. Faizal iz Norizan
Multihull Racing – Mojo, Peter Wilcox
Multihull Premier – Prima Donna, Malcolm Hone
Bareboat – Dreamtime, Rob Azzopardi
Club – Fortissimo 8, Fuda Yasuto
Ocean Rover Class – Eveline, Dato Richard Curtis/ Trevor Richard
White Sail – Chantique, Adale Hakin, A Klunker
2012 Race Results:
Racing – Hooligan, Marcus Blackmore
IRC 1 – Jing Jing, Rick Pointon
IRC 2 – Phoenix, Niels Degenkolw
Sportsboats – ATM, Mohd. Masyuri B Rahmat
Multihull – Fantasia, Andrew Stransky
Club – Smystery, Charles Hay
Ocean Rover – My Toy, Wulf Henning Lenz
Past Winners (2003 – 2011):
To view past winners, click HERE.
The Regatta in a nutshell
Event: Royal Langkawi International Regatta
Date: January, 2019
Location: Langkawi, Malaysia
Organizer: Royal Langkawi Yacht Club
Check out the action from the 2013 Royal Langkawi International Regatta – Official TV Production by Go Yachting
Check out the action from the 2012 Royal Langkawi International Regatta – Official TV Production by Go Yachting
The Royal Langkawi International Regatta is part of the Asian Yachting Grand Prix Championship.