The traditional sailing event is a very sporting challenge in Martinique, and the colors on display are magnificent for the full eight days.

26 ‘hulls’ faced up to each other in good spirits in the Grand Sud Martinique regatta from 21 to 23 May, 2009.

It was as the Bakoua said in one of it’s headline’s, “The swell wasn’t swell with the Pontoon.

The ‘Transat des Passionnes' is the only cruising yacht race that crosses the Atlantic [other than the ARC]. Linking the Mediterranean coast (Marseille) with the Caribbean (Fort de France in Martinique)

It used to be said that old sails could live another life… brand new, thanks to the creative imagination of a young Martiniquais woman, traveling artist, and passionate collector of natural objects