Rules & programme

We’re proud to announce the 6th Hanse Cup Adriatic which will be held from the 21st till the 25th of April 2018! This time we are sailing north from Kaštela to the exciting Šibenik archipelago that will offer new stunning views for the participants. Open your sailing season with us in April during three days of sailing and fun. Check all the necessary details below and join us!


1. Rules

Regatta will be organized in accordance with ISAF RRS 2017 to 2020 HJS regulations of security, Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions and official notes of race committee.

2. Elegibility

Only Hanse sailboats may participate in the regatta. Compulsory use exclusively of self-tack jib while gennaker can be used for the downwind sailing.

3. Classification/distribution into groups

3.1. Sailing boats will be grouped according to the length of hull »LOA«. Overall results will be calculated by the NHP (Nacionalni hendikep premjer) measure system.

Group 1 Hanse 588, Hanse 575, Hanse 548, Hanse 545, Hanse 540
Group 2 Hans 505, Hanse 495, Hanse 470
Group 3 Hanse 455, Hanse 445, Hanse 430
Group 4 Hanse 418, Hanse 415, Hanse 400
Group 5 Hanse 388, Hanse 385, Hanse 370
Group 6 Hanse 355, Hanse 348, Hanse 345, Hanse 325, Hanse 315

3.2. The organizer has the right to reject the application form of sailing boats on which major changes were made.
3.3. At least three boats will form their own group.
3.4. The race committee can change the distribution into groups according to the number of sailing boats.

4. Entry

The entry fee is determined by the date the entry form is received:

Till 31.01.2018. 50 EUR Per boat
From 01.02.-10.04.2018. 70 EUR Per boat

Entry form should be submitted to the co-organiser on-line, by e-mail or fax latest by 10.04.2018. Late entries may be accepted at organiser’s discretion.

5. Participation

Additional fee 180 EUR per sailor for organization of provisioning (dinner) and entertainment programme is to be paid at the moment of registration in cash only.
NOTE: Berth fees aren’t included in the price and should be paid by the participants in each marina/harbour office.
5.1. Registration for the regatta participation and payments can be done in: Croatia Yachting office in Split or in Marina Kastela

6. Liability

Competitors participate at their own risk. The organizer does not accept any responsibility for any possible damage or accident done by the competitor, yacht or third person, before or during the regatta.

7. Awards and prizes

Best placed yachts (1st-3rd place) will be awarded with trophies and prizes.

8. Sailing instructions

Each crew will receive sailing instructions upon registration in our office in the Marina Kastela.


Saturday, 21.04.2018
18.00 Reception of competitors and giving instructions about sailing
20.00 Regatta opening ceremony – welcome drink

Sunday, 22.04.2018
09.30 Skipper’s meeting
11.00 Start 1st race
19.00 Gathering in a local restaurant, pronouncing the winner of the day

Monday, 23.04.2018
09.30 Skipper’s meeting
10.30 Start 2nd race
19.00 Gathering in a local restaurant, pronouncing the winner of the day

Tuesday, 24.04.2018
09.30 Skipper’s meeting
10.30 Start 3rd race
19.00 Gathering in a local restaurant, pronouncing regatta results

Regatta consists of 3 races for all groups. Regatta is valid if at least 1 race is sailed.

Wednesday, 25.04.2018
Individual sailing. Delivery of the yachts latest till 16.00 in the base where check out will be done (charter yachts only).

NOTE: the organizer reserves the right to modify the programme

Sailing club Zenta, Split

Croatia Yachting d.o.o.

Information and application

tel: +385(0)21 332 332


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