Persons Interested in the Vessel “Snowbird” SALE BY PUBLIC AUCTION TAKE NOTE that on Friday the 12th day of December 2014 the sailing vessel “Snowbird” will be sold pursuant to an order of the High Court of Justice in BVIHAD2014/0002 ... Read More »
Persons Interested in the Vessel “Snowbird” SALE BY PUBLIC AUCTION TAKE NOTE that on Friday the 12th...
Odile van Aanholt from Curaçao has won a Silver Medal at the Youth Olympic Games held in Nanjing, Ch...
As the second day of the Back to School Regatta got under way, Royal BVI Yacht Club Race Coach Rob L...
Sunny skies and shifty wind conditions greeted the U.S. Virgin Islands Paralympic Sailing Team as th...
Bart’s Bash, held on September 21st, earned a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for ‘The l...
Odile van Aanholt from Curaçao has won a Silver Medal at the Youth Olympic Games held in Nanjing, China. She lost the Gold by one point to Samantha JingYi Yom from Singapore. Van Aanholt, who was leading the fleet for ... Read More »
As the second day of the Back to School Regatta got under way, Royal BVI Yacht Club Race Coach Rob Lind shouted instructions from his ten-foot dinghy to several youth sailors. “Let’s play rabbit,” he shouted. “Rayne [Duff] you be ... Read More »
Sunny skies and shifty wind conditions greeted the U.S. Virgin Islands Paralympic Sailing Team as they arrived for the first day of racing at the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron venue in Halifax. Along with 47 other teams from around ... Read More »
Bart’s Bash, held on September 21st, earned a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for ‘The largest Sailing Race in 24 Hours’ (multiple venues). Over 18,000 sailors from 68 different countries around the globe took part in the ... Read More »
Puerto Rican sailors Raul Rios and crew Fernando Monllor were dubbed ‘one-point wonders’ in the wake of winning the highly-competitive Snipe Western Hemisphere and Orient (WHO) Championship, sailed September 8th–12th 2014 out of the San Diego Yacht Club. The two ... Read More »
Perhaps the saltiest of all the sailing rallies, the Salty Dawg continues to grow with more boats signing up for the voyage south every fall. The Salty Dawg was the dream of cruisers Linda and Bill Knowles and thanks ... Read More »
Imagine playing tennis with Andy Murray, or golf with Tiger Woods or basketball with LeBron James. It’s the stuff of ‘bucket list’ dreams. Sailors can in reality get the chance to crew for the sport’s most celebrated skippers at two ... Read More »
If you want to sail your swift mono or multihull yacht from Newport to St. Maarten in the company of professional crew and experienced skippers, then the North Atlantic Rally to the Caribbean (NARC) is right for you. The NARC, ... Read More »
Taylor Canfield (ISV) US One, top seed in Group 2, is the first skipper to qualify for the Quarter Finals in the 2014 Second to qualify is Ian Williams (GBR) GAC Pindar. By press deadline he reached a score of ... Read More »
If you have any kind of sailing boat the chances are that you have some sort of furling gear to ease the process of sail handling. Back in the days of hardy hirsute sailors one could argue the pro’s and ... Read More »
From what I have observed, Caribbean sailors have no idea how lucky they are. The Caribbean Sea, which measures roughly 1400 miles long by 450 miles wide offers some of the most diverse and interesting cruising grounds on earth. But ... Read More »
The BVI won the 16th annual Premier’s Cup International Youth Regatta. This is the first time since 2008 and second time in the history of this event that a BVI team has kept the trophy at home. The secret? A ... Read More »
The USVI’s next generation of sailors have made their mark on the global world of match racing. Team USVI finished an impressive 8th out of 15 teams competing in the inaugural ISAF Youth Match Racing World Championships, held July 23 ... Read More »
Veteran Sunbelt Realty Dash skippered by Remco van Dortmondt stormed to victory taking the the coveted Budget Marine Cup in a thrilling sixth edition of the Aruba International Regatta sailed August 16th – 17th. Twenty eight teams competed in the ... Read More »
The International Sunfish Class Association (ISCA) and Camp Sea Gull in North Carolina, will host the 2014 Sunfish Youth World Championship October 8-12, and Sunfish World Championship October 11-18. Sailors from 15 countries will compete, including #1 World ranking, David ... Read More »
Right after the Annapolis boat shows in October, about 40 salty-looking, two-masted schooners take off from a starting line just south of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and sail overnight 127 miles to Portsmouth/Norfolk. Welcome to the majestic fleet of the ... Read More »
The second edition of the Endless Summer Sports Festival was held in Curaçao’s beautiful St. Joris Bay over the first three days in August. Organized by the ‘Old school Windsurfers St. Jorisbaai’ as a fundraiser for the Fundashon St Jorisbaai, ... Read More »
Longtime sailing industry professional, Terence Hanna, recently passed away due to natural causes. Over his lifetime, Terence was involved in numerous sailing industry innovations including the first bimetallic aluminum and titanium masts and reinforced plastic film sails that he created in ... Read More »
St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Register now! The St. Thomas International Regatta (STIR) will take place March 27-29, 2015, continuing into its fourth decade with an exceptional program of serious world class yacht racing that has earned it the status ... Read More »