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A Classic Celebration

Columbia with her freeing ports working overtime. Photo Jan Hein

  Nelsons Dockyard was the quintessential venue for Antigua’s 30th Classic Regatta. Nearly 50 vessels sailed in flying flags from Canada, Germany, the UK, Ireland, Bermuda, the Netherlands and beyond. One journeyed from the west coast of Mexico via Panama …

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Historic English Harbour

Tucked away on Antigua’s south coast, English Harbour is home to the only working Georgian dockyard in the western hemisphere. Nelson’s Dockyard began life providing a base for the fleet of British ships patrolling Caribbean waters in the early 1700s. …

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Whats NEW at the Caribbean Boatyards

Boatyards throughout the Caribbean offer everything from routine maintenance to extensive haul-out facilities and services for sail and power boaters. Here's a sample of ‘What's New' in yards on a number of islands.

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Antigua’s 2nd Annual Nelson’s Pursuit Race

The very grim news from the Indian Ocean made everyone in this little island realize just how fragile our homes actually are. Nevertheless, we had 34 yachts on New Year’s Eve for the second annual Nelson’s Pursuit Race, and once …

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