The Atlantic Metric Association in a few words
The Atlantic Metric association aims to promote and develop sailing in the metre class of the InternationalRule.
It also aims to preserve the historical heritage of sailboats in the metre classes of the International Rule in all its forms (library, photography, restoration, reconstruction, equipment of international metre sailing yachts, etc.).
The teaching, practice and encouragement of pleasure boating and all related activities, in particular the organization, or assistance in the organization and promotion of sporting events.
Organization and management of the “Atlantic Metre Challenge”, an annual regatta circuit for metre class sailboats.
The principle is to offer classes, owners and skippers, a regular regatta calendar allowing to regroup and assemble a maximum of sailboats of international class, to promote the renewal of this class, the restoration or simply the rearmament of a large number. units that sail little or are ashore in shipyards, particularly on the Atlantic coast
These are the Eight Metre Class Yachts currently part of the Atlantic Coast Fleet