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Here’s a look back on a truly amazing and magical week!

The team at the BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival, The Royal BVI Yacht Club and the BVI Chamber of Commerce and Hotel Association would just like to thank everyone who joined us for the 46th edition of the regatta! We were delighted to welcome crews from over 17 different coun
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One Final Race on Day 3 BVI Spring Regatta Determines Winners

April 2, 2017, Tortola, British Virgin Islands – Competitors in the 46th edition of the BVI Spring Regatta were only too happy to call it quits after one final race on Sunday when extremely light air made for very shifty and challenging conditions. Little breeze translated to a very h
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Light Air Challenges 2017 Spring Regatta Fleet

Light Air Challenges 2017 Spring Regatta Fleet Leaders in Bareboat fleet consolidate positions April 1, 2017, Tortola, British Virgin Islands – Racing started at 1000 in an 8-10 knot easterly on Day 2 of the 2017 BVI Spring Regatta. Race one treated the 28-strong CSA Bareboat fleet to
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86 Boats Take to the Line On Day 1 Racing BVI Spring Regatta

  March 31, 2017, Tortola, British Virgin Islands – In CSA Racing on Day 1 of the BVI Spring Regatta, fleet leaders established early, with the winners of the three racing divisions each taking three bullets in a clean sweep. Blitz, the King 40 owned and skippered by Peter Corr (
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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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