Franje Tuđmana 213 – 21213 Kaštel Gomilica – Croatia
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Franje Tuđmana 213 21213 Kaštel Gomilica – Croatia
+385 21 223 614

     Marina Kastela, Split 23. – 30. 10. 2021

Heneken Cup 2021


Slovak Republic International Championship in One – design class

Heneken cup is the pure excitement, fair competition and unforgettable taste of victory!  Join us for the unique opportunity to test your sailing skills and compete with professional sailors from around Europe, coming to race in Croatia – best sailing location in Mediterranean Sea.

5 racing days with various challenging distances across beautiful islands in Central Dalmatia. Each lap is unique, so get ready for a new experience! Not to forget about parties, friendly atmosphere and positive vibes!                               It will be a week of fun and pure adrenaline, sailing adventures and making new friends. The week you will never forget!

Sailing, teamwork, endurance
Business networking
Fun, relaxation, beautiful Dalmatia scenery
Off-shore activities

Basic Information

  • Boarding location: Kaštel Gomilica, marina Kaštela, Croatia
  • Dates: 23.10. – 30.10.2021
  • 4000 EUR / F45, 3000 EUR / F35 – Refundable damage deposit payable by cash or card
  • Every part of the event accompanied by COVID-19 protective measures
  • Available PCR, AG test premises near Marina and in the Airport

Cancellation policy

  • 90 and more days before the starting:       No charge
  • 90 – 21 days before the starting:               50% of the total amount
  • Less than 21 days before the start:           100% of the total amount

Regatta registration & support 

– Heneken Cup regatta is registrered in Slovak Sailing Union, Croatian Sailing federation and Harbour master office. Official judge will be provided to evaluate the race results and to acknowledge the winners.

– Technical & administrative support during whole event will be provided by dedicated team of professionals from Sailing Forever charter & YC Dynamo

Sailing forever

Race tracks area

Sunday            Training races

Monday           Up & down 1,2

Tuesday           Up & down 3,4

Wednesday     Navigation race 5

Thursday         Up & down 6,7

Friday              Eventual Up &                                down 8


Sailboats & racing classes

Beautiful Beneteau First 45 or 35                                                                    Race will be held in two classes, – 10x Beneteau First 45 & 10x Beneteau First 35. Identical models and equipment will allow each team to have balanced conditions throughout the regatta. Slender silhouette, sharp temperament, – First 35 or 45 are extraordinary performance cruisers – designed for the appeal and sailing pleasure. A stylish yachts with an ageless hull design, these fast cruisers are a perfect blend of elegance, power and safety. First 45 boat promises great sensations and comfort for the crew of 6 + the skipper. First 35 boat accommodates the crew of 4 + the skipper. All boats are equipped with new radial sails, new rigging, high-quality Harken equipment, carbon boom and new Spinnakers.

Crew                                                                                                                    You can reserve a whole boat (Your own crew), or just one place, – in this case we will find You a team that fit your expectations, mood, experience and even age, – will form a perfect match for you!

From previous races

“It was such a tricky race in unusual weather conditions, that it was hard to be in the right spot.. but I had such good teammates. We enjoyed brisk sailing and kept the boat moving. Having a good team really helped us pull it out “

Our Skippers & Teams

Who can participate? Everyone who loves competition and strives to win, people engaged in sailing sports seeking excitement and willing to get race practice. In case of limited individual experience your team will be formed accordingly – guided by a professional skipper and with help from rest of the crew, You will get the support to ensure safety and pleasure of sailing for the whole week. We welcome all participants and anticipate that this regatta will be an important step in their sailing careers.


Jozef Hnilica

YC Dynamo I


Branislav Zubáľ



Barbora Bachrata



Erik Hrubý

JK Sobrance


Dezider Machovec



Martin Potucký



Zdenek Csuday

TRIM Zvolen


Zuzana Kralikova 

Why Knot Ladies


Miroslav Raček



Peter Palmaj

YC Dynamo II

Our partners & media support

Limited offer:

First 45 – 2665€ / First 35 – 1999€ / First 35 Junior crew – 1599€;

Participation fee includes

– Spinakker 155m2
– Race committee boat, (transit log, fuel and skipper included)
– 1 x 6m 100HP RIB, fuel included, buoys, navigation marks, flags, ropes, loudspeakers etc
– Official judge, Regatta registration to HR Sailing federation and Harbour master office
– Regatta organisation & logistics, administrative support
– Technical support team for the whole event, (food & sleeping included)
– Gala dinner as Regatta closure ceremony in nice restaurant with sea view
– Final Prize ceremony, participation awards
– Transit log (cleaning the boat, gas, underwater inspection, crew list, bedlinen, 2 pc. towels/person.)
– Tourist tax
– Helly Hansen T shirts with event logos
– 30% discount on new Helly Hansen collection ( please ask for details )

Price does not include:                                                                                    

– Insurance / Security deposit
– Tourist tax 1,35€ / person / day ( paid in cash in HRK )
– Fuel – approx. 10 – 20 € / person / week
– Berth for boat in non – home marinas
– Food for crew and skipper

Optional at extra charge:

– Transfer Split airport – marina Kaštela – 40 EUR / crew / one way
– Alternative weekly parking near Marina 25 EUR / car
– WiFi (Wi-Fi 4G LTE unlimited) – 15 EUR / boat
– Outboard motor & dinghy – 70 EUR / boat
– Dalmatian meals and refreshments on board ( set prepared for the crew in advance ) – 250 EUR / boat
– Other services, – anything we can help you with in Croatia (assistance with visas, excursions, local hotels, PCR tests, etc) – on the request.

Route & program example

– Check-in & accommodation around 17.00. Meeting with skippers, boat check, food supplies, regatta opening. Night in Kaštela.

– 14.00: Training races around Dalmatian islands, free program.

– 11.00: Up& down races 1&2, free program.

– 11.00: Up& down races 3&4, free program.

– 11.00: Navigation race, free program.

– 11.00: Up& down races 6&7, free program.

– 11.00: Eventual up& down race 8 (last possible start at 13:00), Price giving and Closing ceremony


– Boat check out at 9am, free program, networking, optional excursions, tours to Split, Trogir

* This is just an example of the schedule, it is subject to change, taking into account weather conditions, judge’s & regatta administration decisions, all accompanied by maintaining proper protocols to guarantee the safety of our guests.

Join us for the adventure

    2021 results

    Rank Boat Helmname / Team R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 Total Nett
    1 F45 / Byblis Branislav Zubal / Stribor Sailing Team
    2 F45 / Venus Jozef Hnilica / Dispoline Sailing Team
    3 F45 / Urania Erik Hruby /
    4 F45 / Hera II Miroslav Raček /
    5 F45 / Galata Barbora Bachrata /
    6 F45 / Ariadne Dezider Machovec /
    7 F45 / Charybdis Zuzana Kralikova / Why Knot Ladies
    8 F45 / Name XXX

    Phone: +385 21 223 614
    21213 Kaštel Gomilica – Croatia
    Franje Tuđmana 213