betsycrowfoot

Betsy Crowfoot is a California-based yachting journalist who seizes any excuse to come sailing in the Caribbean.

Taylor Canfield Wins Prestigious Crimson Blazer

Taylor recognizes ‘his biggest supporter’ – dad Bill Canfield

CRIMSON FOR CANFIELD – USVI native Taylor Canfield bolstered his dominance in the world of match racing, by winning the season opener in April: the coveted Crimson Blazer – icon of the prestigious Congressional Cup [CC] which is hosted by …

Read More »

Mooring a Boat – Check your Can

Mooring a Boat - Photo: OceanMedia

One of the pleasures of cruising in the Caribbean is the multitude of moorings in settings that can only be described as paradise. But if that mooring buoy fails; your dream destination can turn into a nightmare. Various municipalities, parks …

Read More »

Strong Winds Reigned at Grenada Sailing Festival

Wind and excitement peak at back-to-back regattas Sailors got a one-two punch at the recent Grenada Sailing Festival Camper & Nicholsons Racing Series 2012. Strong winds reigned over both weekends, providing dynamic conditions and excitement for the 19th annual event. …

Read More »