Hospice regattas are day-long or multi-day sailboat racing events held to raise money for local nonprofit hospices. Hundreds of sailors, organizers, sponsors and supporters around the country raise more than $1 million each year, while enjoying the competition and unique camaraderie of these events.
“We [won the Championship] much the same way hospice cares for families in difficult times.”
“My husband Steve was able to die with dignity and was in control of his destiny…Many people don’t have the gift that I was given.”
“When we organized the Tampa Bay Hospice Cup, we thought to emphasize the idea of sailing for fun and for hospice.”
“We've all had friends that hospice has taken care of.”
“The whole vibe is cool because of the camaraderie on the water and on shore.”