Tag Archives: Highland Spring HIHO

Junior Sailor Profile: The BVI’s Sam Morrell

Junior Sailor Profile: The BVI’s Sam Morrell

Sam Morrell has scored some impressive wins regionally and top ten finishes internationally in the Optimist. Now, the 13-year-old junior sailor has set his sights on representing the British Virgin Islands in the Byte at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) …

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HIHO Introduces Painkiller Thriller

Highland Spring HIHO organizer Andy Morrell stayed busy during this year’s event, which featured windsurfing and stand up paddling races around the BVI. On the first day of the event, which started near Virgin Gorda’s Bitter End, races got under …

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Shady Sponsor Joins Highland Spring HIHO Race

Participants in this year’s Highland Spring HIHO windsurfing and stand-up paddle boarding race will have it ‘made in the shade,’ courtesy of the event’s new sponsor, TUUCI – a world leader in umbrella shade design and innovation. Highland Spring HIHO announces …

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HIHO History

Hook-In-Hold-On was conceived back in the late 1970s during the quintessential Caribbean think session- Happy Hour. Mark “Smitty” Schmidt and friends surmised it would be fun to set sail upwind to the British Virgin Islands and then back to St …

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