On a day that began with rain and drizzle and gave way to blue skies and fresh breeze—in other words, a perfect day for yacht racing—39 boats in six classes gathered off Simpson Bay today to compete

In come-from-behind fashion on the deciding race of the 2011 Budget Marine Match Racing Cup, New Zealand ace Gavin Brady defeated Virgin Island legend Peter Holmberg today to claim top honors—and the $5,000 prize

On a strange, squally day where it rained early and often—and in many divisions, both skill and luck, sometimes in heavy doses, played a major role in the final results

Top prize—the St. Maarten Cup—for the regatta’s Most Worthy Performance Overall went to Mark Plaxton’s Melges 32, Team INTAC, with an all-star island crew including Peter Holmberg, Maurice Kurg, Ben Beer, among many other fine

The Golden Rock Regatta on Statia added one more big sponsor, Budget Marine, to the already successful regatta list.

Writer-photographer Joe Russell arrived on St. Maarten to announce that U.S. based WoodenBoat Magazine has joined as a major sponsor of the Golden Rock Regatta

Get ready for the 5th Anniversary of the Statia Golden Rock Regatta. Truly a must do event on the Caribbean Sailing Calendar