Port Chantereyne actively promotes sailing competitions and is well located and equipped for sailing trainings and events. It has welcomed the Solitaire du Figaro 7 times and every year holds the Trophée de l'île Pelée, the Tour des ports de la Manche or the Solo Basse-Normandie.
It is also a highly regarded destination for many British yacht races and an ideal location for fans of regattas and yacht club rallies. Every Tuesdays, the Yacht Club of Cherbourg organises a regatta in the harbour of Cherbourg. Calling all sailors!