March 2017

Governor Welcomes Teams

 The Governor of the British Virgin Islands, John S. Duncan, OBE welcomed crews from over 17 different nations to Government House in celebration of the international sailing spectacle; the 46th BVI Spring Regatta. Earlier, he had raced on Maritime Heritage Day aboard Youth Instr
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Easing the Pace: The VP Bank Tortola Sloop Spring Challenge

Enjoying the old & the new at the 46th BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival  March 30, 2017, Tortola, British Virgin Islands – Participating in the 4th Annual VP Bank Tortola Sloop Spring Challenge today proved to be a tough one for John S. Duncan OBE, Governor of the Br
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2nd Annual Scrub Island Invitational – A Fun Race to a Great Party!

Best of Caribbean Racing at the 46th BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival March 29, 2017, Tortola, British Virgin Islands – There’s nothing like a good party at the finish to entice a fleet of enthusiastic racers to focus on the task at hand, and the Scrub Island Resort laid it o
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Doug Baker and Crew on Runaway Win 2017 Nanny Cay Cup

Press Release: March 28, 2017 Doug Baker and Crew on Runaway Win 2017 Nanny Cay Cup Light air challenges BVI Sailing Festival Fleet on first day of racing Tuesday March 28, 2017, Tortola, British Virgin Islands – A tauntingly light breeze of 5-7 knots out of the south was enough to ge
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An International Fleet Race Ready for the 46th BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival

PRESS RELEASE: March 27, 2017 Tortola, British Virgin Islands, March 27, 2017 – Many of this year’s participants in the BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival made their way ashore today to register for a week of world-class racing out of Nanny Cay, Tortola. The Marina is
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New boats & old favourites prepare for 46th BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival

PRESS RELEASE: March 26, 2017 New boats & old favourites prepare for 46th BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival Registration for the BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival begins tomorrow at Nanny Cay © BVISR/Todd VanSickle Tortola, British Virgin Island, March 26, 2017 
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New GUNBOAT Class TO JOIN THE RACING & FESTIVITIES

Tortola, British Virgin Islands – March 4, 2017 With six Gunboats confirmed to race the 2017 BVI Spring Regatta, the competition dial has been seriously notched up for one of the best Caribbean racing events under the sun. In the line-up are: Gunboat 60 Arethusa, Gunboat 62 Elvi
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