Tag Archives: Simpson Bay Lagoon

The Naming of Purple Heart

The Naming of the Purple Heart: The 26ft Dudley Dix raceboat Purple Heart built by students from Milton Peters College. Photo by the Editor

A rainbow hung over the Simpson Bay Lagoon as the naming ceremony for the Didy 26 race boat, built by high school students from Milton Peters College, got underway at the St. Maarten Shipyard in late February. With just days to …

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Third Budget Nautique Women’s Keelboat Championship

Joining six local teams in the Budget Nautique Women’s Keelboat Championship this year were crews from seven other Caribbean islands, in what is becoming a decidedly international event. The BVI, St Thomas, St John, St Croix, Barbados, Anguilla and even …

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