28-31 August 2014

Challenge Wales

Challenge Wales was originally known as Challenge Business 47 and has successfully took part in two round the world races. Built by Devonport Yachts in 2000, she was one of 12 identical yachts. Since 2009 Challenge Wales has been active in sail training and has been competitive in the few races she has sailed in.


Country of Registration UK
Class C
Year built 2000
Rig Bm Cutter
Length 21.6m

Regatta News

Tall Ships deliver a multi-million pound economic boost

The Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta 2014 provided an economic boost to the tune of £20.9 million in associated spend, with £10.5 million directly attributable to the event, says impact report. Over four days from 28 to 31 August the applauded event which is a finalist in the Large Event of the Year category in the […]

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Praise Rolls in as the Tall Ships Sail Out

Economic impact of over £15 million expected as Cornwall counts the benefits of the fifth Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta Following the largest flotilla in living memory in Falmouth Bay, the 2014 Tall Ships Regatta has come to a close and organisers are evaluating the effects of the spectacular event for the Cornish economy whilst feedback […]

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