St. Maarten Heineken Regatta organizers are pleased to announce Postal Services St. Maarten N.V. will issue its first ever set of postage stamps to mark the Annual St. Maarten Heineken Regatta. The issue period for the stamp for the 37th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta is January 16, 2017 until March 31, 2017 and persons are able to pre-order online.

The numbered series comprises to 10 stamps showcasing regatta scenes that tie into the event’s “Serious Fun” theme. The stamps offer a snap shot of the Regatta’s star studded parties and boats races.

The stamp set, priced at US $10 each, is the perfect gift item for collectors or for St. Maarten Heineken Regatta fans. The stamp sets will be available online via and locally at Shipwreck Shops, the Post Office and the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta Office next to the Simpson Bridge.

Would you like to get your boat on a stamp? It’s possible! Participate in the 37th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta, win your class and get invited for the Radio Controlled Laser racing during the Monday St. Maarten Heineken Star event. The overall winner will be crowned St. Maarten Heineken Star and wins a reserved spot for his boat on the 2018 stamp set.

St. Maarten Heineken Regatta
The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta is the largest warm water regatta in the world. This world-renowned sailing event offers a great combination of four days of challenging races and fantastic parties; living up to the event’s motto of “Serious Fun”! The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta will celebrate its 37th edition from March 2-5, 2017.

For full information on the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta, including results, photos, videos, party- and band information, and much, much more, visit

St. Maarten Heineken Regatta Office
The Sint Maarten Yacht Club
Welfare Road 90, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten
T: +1 721 544 2079

Contact for questions about the racing, classes and format.