The Mount Gay Round Barbados Race kicks off this sailing competition, followed by three days of coastal races with starts and finishes in Carlisle Bay. “Barbados Sailing Week is not just a series of round-the-can races, although we do have that. Its main feature is the Round Barbados Race, which follows a counter-clockwise or ‘Northabout’ circumnavigation of […]
The Third Annual Bocas del Toro Regatta will take place on Saturday the 20th of February 2021. This one day “Fungatta” has been a big success in its first two years. Last year it drew 32 entries. There are mono-hull and multi-hull divisions. The racing featured lively but friendly competition. Some crews wore very creative […]
The 13th edition of the RORC Caribbean 600 is scheduled to start off Fort Charlotte, Antigua on Monday 22nd February 2021. “The RORC Flag Officers meet regularly and since July the overall commitment from the Club has been to provide safe racing when there is sufficient demand and when restrictions allow us to do so,” […]
The tournament events are being held at Key West Harbour Yacht Club and each fishing day starts and ends at Key West Harbour Yacht Club. The Marina is located at 6000 Peninsular Avenue on Stock Island. On each fishing day, anglers should check in at Marina dock at 8:00 AM. Boats may leave the dock […]
Expressions of interest include the Farr 100 Leopard 3, Swan 90, Zig Zag, and 2015-winner, the 182’ two master schooner Adela. The fleet will take part in five spectacular days of racing off the south coast of Antigua. The Gosnell Trophy, the pinnacle prize, is awarded to the yacht that has competed in the Spirit […]
Originally scheduled for January 24-31, this fast-paced multihull regatta hosted by Club Nautique Wind Force du Robert, located on the Martinique’s northside, is now set for March. Specifically, teams on F16 and F18 sport catamarans race in five stages, each covering 20 to 30 miles in distance, in a round-the-island course with breathtaking seascapes and […]
Prize money depends on the number of boats entered but can add up to $100,000 or more. “The blue marlin bite is amazing with double digit days common during the mid-February to mid-May season,” says tournament director, Rick Alvarez. Certified observers are on all boats. Tournament benefits children’s charity, the Patronato Oriental – Hogar del […]
Your perfect transition from sailfish to blue marlin season, this inaugural tournament offers up white marlin for the first leg of our Abaco Diamond Series. Master the Roundup, fight for the championship!
The main event two-day regatta will kick-off with the warm-up Captain Nick’s Race on April 16. Then, entrants in CSA Racing, Non-Spinnaker, Multihull and one-design Rhodes 19 will race in the Buck Island Channel to the northeast of this southernmost U.S. Virgin Islands. “This year’s event will definitely be low-key. There won’t be any big […]
Go fishing and win prizes too! The Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club is hosting a COVID-safe version of its annual Dolphin (Mahi-Mahi) Derby Tournament on Sunday April 25, with weigh-in at the St. Thomas Yacht Club. Fishing is in USVI waters only, there’s discounted early registration, no pre- or post-party, and a socially distanced weigh-in […]
Fleet sailing in the 2020 STYC Invitational Regatta. Credit: Dean Barnes St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. The second annual St. Thomas Yacht Club (STYC) Invitational Regatta will take place on May 14-16, 2021. Run out of the Club’s St. Thomas Sailing Center (STSC) in Cowpet Bay, this event will welcome 8 teams representing the […]
Twenty-five to thirty entries in Optimist, RS Feva and Laser (Standard, Radial and 4.7) are expected to race in this one-day event, first started in 2002. “Unfortunately, it is uncertain as to whether we can welcome overseas entries this year but if government regulations enable this then, of course, we will,” says Tamsin Rand, manager […]
Some 20 to 30 sailing multihulls, monohulls and power yachts are expected to tie-up stern-to along the Charlotte Amalie Waterfront, for the Virgin Islands Professional Charter Association’s (VIPCA) Spring Yacht Show. The Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPA) has recently renovated the Waterfront bulkhead with new cleats and fendering. This will enable yacht brokers to easily […]
The fifth annual hosting of this popular board event has been rescheduled from its customary January date to July, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “We are looking at dates in July,” says Tommy Gaunt, who operates his event-hosting Tommy Gaunt Kitesurfing out of the Anegada Beach Club, just east of Keel Point on this northernmost […]
29 years ago a group of Alice Kelly’s friends came together to honor her memory and financially assist the Outer Banks Cancer Support Group. Today the “Alice Kelly” is one of the most popular lady angler events on the East Coast. Join us this season for incredible fun and some serious fishing!!
September 11: Back to School Regatta & Laser Masters Championship. Hosted by the Royal British Virgin Islands Yacht Club (RBVIYC) and hosted out of Nanny Cay Marina & Resort on Tortola, this season opener and favorite fall regatta features competition for both junior sailors and adults. “Classes include Laser, Laser Radial, Laser 4.7, Optimist (Championship […]