Tag Archives: Cruzan Open One Design Regatta

Triple Crown Boosts Optimist Sailing in the V.I.

Scott McKenzie (left) and Teddy Nicolosi. Photo Credit: Joyce McKenzie

How can you assure good participation when three regattas on three different islands take place on three weekends in a row? Santiago ‘Tino’ Galan, resident coach for the Virgin Islands Optimist Dinghy Association’s (VIODA) Advanced Optimist Sailing Program and Team …

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Cruzan Open Welcomes Large Opti Fleet

All 33 Optimist Sailors. Photo: Karen Stanton

Small boat sailing is growing in a big way on St. Croix. So much so that the St. Croix Yacht Club’s (SCYC) April 20 to 21 Cruzan Open drew fifty-seven beginner and advanced dinghy sailors from all three U.S. Virgin …

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