2014 KATS’s Premier Cup Regatta

On Saturday and Sunday, 19th and 20th July, Kids And The Sea (KATS) BVI along with Rotary, Rotaract and Interact Clubs of the BVI, and platinum sponsors Nanny Cay, Digicel and Nagico Insurances,  will host the Annual Premier’s Cup International Youth Regatta and Nanny Cay Marina.

The event is the only youth sailing event in the Caribbean. It brings together young people between the ages of 10 and 18 for a weekend of fellowship and competition.

The public is welcome to attend the event in Nanny Cay, meet the youth competitors and watch the action. Shore side events will take place in addition to the race activity.

Click here to download the registration form.

BVI Dinghy Championships 2014

2014 BVI Dinghy Championships off Nanny Cay

The BVI Dinghy Championships, hosted by the Royal BVI Yacht Club, took place in Nanny Cay over the weekend. The majority of participants came from the U.S. Virgin Islands, marking a two year decline in the number of participants from the BVI. [Read more…]

Festive Caribbean Insurance Ltd Island Invitational Sets Stage for Maritime Heritage Day and Weekend Regatta

Line honors and a cruising class win for the J/29, Sweetness in the Caribbean Insurance Ltd Island Invitational on day two of the BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival – Credit: Debora Parentes/BVI Spring Regatta

The Caribbean Insurance Ltd Island Invitational highlighted the second day of racing at the 2014 BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival. Departing from Nanny Cay, the 24-boat fleet started the pursuit race to Norman Island for the finish and the opening day festivities for the new Pirates Bight Bar. [Read more…]

Party Central at the BVI Spring Regatta- Cool Parties- Hot Music

The BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival, the regatta known for “warm water and hot racing”, is now upping the ante with its “cool parties”.  Join us April 3-6 in the Regatta Village and dance in the sands of the beach at Nanny Cay to the sounds of different music genres melding with the warm breezes and the swaying palms.  Join thousands of locals, tourists, family and friends as you relax after a day of world class racing around the green islands of the BVI.  Reward yourself with an ice-cold Corona or toast a successful maneuver with a frosty flute of Vueve Cliquot as you watch the sun sink into the turquoise waters. [Read more…]

Promo Video for 2014 BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival

Dates for the 2014 BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival are March 31 to April 6.

Over a decade ago, the BVI Spring Regatta originated the rolling start format in big boat regattas that allowed competitors to experience the most racing each day. Many classes enjoyed five or more races a day, with individual classes starting shortly after the last boat in their class finished the previous race. Combined with the ability to change courses for each race, it guarantees the most racing of any Caribbean regatta. [Read more…]