Tobago

Rough Seas Hamper Budget Marine Wahoo Tournament

The Budget Marine and Trinidad and Tobago Game Fishing Association Wahoo Blowout held March 11-12 out of the Trinidad and Tobago Yacht Club, Bayshore, had more to contend with than just fish. The Tournament comprised two days fishing with 66 …

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Caribbean News: Budget Marine Trinidad & Tobago

Budget Marine Trinidad Tobago : Customers look around Budget Marine’s new outlet at the Trinidad & Tobago Yacht Club

Budget Marine opens new outlet at Trinidad & Tobago Yacht Club Budget Marine Trinidad has opened a new outlet at the Trinidad & Tobago Yacht Club (TTYC) on Western Main Road, Bayshore. This project was initiated over a year ago in …

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Pan American Games

Philipine Van Aanholt

Thirteen sailors from five island nations represented the Caribbean in sailing at the Pan American Games, held July 10th – 26th, in Toronto, Canada. Two teams won medals, two sailors earned Olympic slots and the rest gained valuable experience as …

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Friends Set New Trinidad & Tobago Sailing Record

Legacy in racing trim. Photo: Tim Wright

  While giant multihulls and monster monohulls flew around the Atlantic and Caribbean setting records this summer, a group of sailors from Trinidad and Tobago quietly broke a sailing record of their own, one that has stood for 55 years. …

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2015 Boatyard Round-Up. What’s New?

IMM Guadeloupe

Business at Caribbean boatyards booms during hurricane season. Here’s what’s new at a sampling of yards in both the Eastern and Western Caribbean. IMM, Guadeloupe People power is making this full-service yard in Pointe-A-Pitre an even bigger draw to owners …

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Five Must-Do Grenadine Anchorages

A perfect sunset at Bequia’s Admiralty Bay. Photo: Sharon Matthews-Stevens www.sherryspix.com

Plying the passages of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, the waters are at times limpid—sometimes great blue heaving mountains. Picture green islands with white beaches and pastel-painted houses, visit villages where music flows like the tide from whimsical beach bars, …

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Top 10 Snorkeling Spots in the Eastern Caribbean

Underwater sculptures, Grenada

What could be better than to jump in and snorkel straight from your boat? It’s the epitome of cruising. Everyone has their own preferences but there is something to see in almost every anchorage. And you don’t need to snorkel …

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NEWS: Superyacht Venus in Sint Maarten

Venus in St. Maarten. Photo: OceanMedia

Venus in Sint Maarten The super yacht Venus, built by Feadship for late entrepreneur Steve Jobs, was a surprise visitor to Isle de Sol Marina, St. Maarten in October. Jobs died in October 2011, the yacht was unveiled a year …

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Marlin “Grander” Caught in Tobago!

The Atlantic Blue Marlin that is also known as the Makaira Nigricans is the largest and most widely distributed member of the billfish family. Since the early days of game fishing, inspired anglers have traveled to all parts of the globe in …

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Addressing the Problem of Jet Skis in Tobago

Tobago-based marine services operator Store Bay Marine Services (SBMS) is working with the Association of Tobago Dive Operators (ATDO) to address the problem of jet skies cruising around the anchorage at Store Bay.

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Changes in the Wind: Tobago Carnival Regatta

There is a definite change in the wind direction with the Regatta Promoters’ launch of the Tobago Carnival Regatta to be held in Tobago February 10 to 14, 2009.  This group, transforming what had previously been the called Angostura Sail …

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Angostura Tobago Sail Week – May 11-16

Don’t miss a chance to join the Trinis who take a week off every year to head for nearby Tobago.  Sail Week there is a regatta sandwich—four days of competition with Wednesday’s Lay Day in the middle

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Records Galore for Tobago Sports Fishing

Turnout of fishermen and fish set a record at the 12th annual Tobago International Game Fishing Tournament held March 15 to 18 out of Charlotteville, Tobago. Thirty-eight boats and 184 anglers participated, says Capt. Gerard “Frothy” DeSilva, tournament director and …

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2006 Angostura Tobago Sailing Week

The Racing Fierce competition and fair-play were the hallmarks of Angostura’s Tobago Sail Week 2006. Although the sailors at Crown Point Beach Resort regatta compound were very friendly while on land, they became fiercely competitive when they hit the race …

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