XXI Edition of Buenos Aires Week
The Yacht Club Argentino is proud to announce the XXIº edition of the “Semana de Buenos Aires” championship. This event, scheduled to take place on October 4, 5, 11, 12 and 13. It is a friendly competition, both competitive and fun, between dinghies sailors from all around the world.
Semana de Buenos Aires is one of the most important dinghy championships in South America and the better sailors of the region travel to Buenos Aires to compete in this “must race” year after year. In fact, in 2013 we set 8 different race courses to be sailed at the same time by 17 international classes and we received almost 1100 competitors from 13 countries.
Much has been done to prepare for the 2014 event and much more will be done over the next few months to ensure that we can exceed the high bar set in 2013.
Optimist, Cadet, Laser, Europe, Snipe, 420, 470, 49er, 29er, Soling, J24, Star, F-18, S 33, OD 27 and Grumete sailors are invited to this challenge that provides amateur sailors to compete against top sailors from around the world.
We are overjoyed about this event and look forward to welcoming your sailors to Buenos Aires next October for the XXIº Semana de Buenos Aires. You will find all the information of this event, as well as our previous Semana de Buenos Aires at:http://www.semanadebuenosaires.org.ar/
You can also like our Facebook fan page “Semana de Buenos Aires” and follow us on Twitter (@sba_yca) to get the latest news of the event.
We look forward to hearing from you soon!
Getting to Argentina:
All airlines flying to Argentina arrive mainly at Ezeiza (“Ministro Pistarini”) International Airport, which is 37 Km away from the YCA, located at the center of the City.
You can reach the city by Teniente General Ricchieri freeway.
Company Manuel Tienda León (Av. Madero and San Martín, Tel. 00 54 11 -43155115) offers a bus service from 5.00 a.m. to 8.30 p.m
This service costs $ 175 (Argentine pesos), and the trip takes approximately 40 minutes. There are also taxis and chauffeur-driven rented cars (from $ 100 to $ 200).
Where to stay:
There are approximately 40 hotels for every budget 15 minutes walking from the regatta center , what is more, the City of Buenos Aires has approx 211 1 to 5-star hotels and apart hotels, which translates into 36,000 rooms.
There are also many apartments for rent in Puerto Madero, just two blocks away from the club.
You can contact: DEPARTAMENTOSBUE.COM
54-11-4912-3027 / 54-11-4432-0916
Buenos Aires – Argentina