‘Phuket King’s Cup Regatta’ is rolling

Phuket will be hosting Asia’s biggest international yachting competition, the “Phuket King’s Cup Regatta” during 28 November – 5 December 2009 in honor of His Majesty.

Phuket Vice Governor, Mr Tri Akradecha, said the 23rd Regatta is organized by the Province of Phuket in cooperation with the Royal Varuna Yacht Club, the Yacht Racing Association of Thailand and the Royal Thai Navy. The event will be held on Kata Beach, Phuket to celebrate His Majesty’s Birthday on 5 December and to promote tourism during the high season.

Besides the competition there will also be a special activity called “Chang Regatta Moonlight” on 2 December night when participants will enjoy world-class entertainment such as international DJ battles, fire-twirlers and more. A wide range of food and beverages will be served. (NNT)