BVI Spring Regatta Moves Into Full Swing

Thad Lettsome (left side of baton); Glenford Gordon (holding baton) and local optimist sailors with the Queen’s Baton Credit: Todd vanSickle/BVI Spring Regatta

The 2014 BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival’s Regatta Village at Nanny Cay opened with Maritime Heritage Day and a full schedule of activities. The Queen’s Baton Relay made an official stop in the Regatta Village to begin the celebration. International food, drinks and fun were served late into the night after the Mount Gay Welcome Party kicked off the official BVI Spring Regatta. [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…]

2013 BVI Dinghy Championships coming up

The BVI Dinghy Championships are scheduled this weekend (May 4 and 5) at Nanny Cay and along with Laser, Laser Radial, and Opti Dinghy Classes, IC 24 and 420 classes have been added.   Participants can register here  or call the RBVIYC at 1-284-494-3286.  Entry fee os $75.  Registration is at Nanny Cay on Friday evening for all participants with a window on Saturday morning as well to register before the racing starts. [Read more…]