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Swan 45 Samantaga Win ABSOLUT.® Full Moon Race – Welcome Breeze & Sunny Skies for BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival Island Invitational  

Tortola, British Virgin Islands – March 28, 2018 – A fun reach in 15+ knots under sunny skies to the finish of the inaugural ABSOLUT.® Full Moon Race was welcomed by race winners, Belgian team Samantaga, especially after toughing out a night of big breeze and plenty of rain. 
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Frustrating Conditions Challenge Sailors in Round Tortola Race Multihull WOW first to finish in 4 hours seven minutes

Tortola, British Virgin Islands – March 27, 2018 – “We looked behind us and didn’t see anyone at all, we were pretty far ahead of the fleet,” said David Liddell, co-owner of WOW, the Stealth 14GT catamaran and the first boat to cross the finish in today’s
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Racing Gets Underway Tomorrow in Beautiful British Virgin Islands! Yachts Preparing for Round Tortola Race & Absolut Full Moon Race

Day 1 Report – Monday March 26, 2016 Tortola, British Virgin Islands – March 26, 2018 – It’s business as usual around the docks at Nanny Cay as hundreds of sailors from around the world prepare for the first major event to be held in the British Virgin Islands since Hurricane Ir
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#BVIStrong! Overwhelming Support For 47th BVI Spring Regatta

The organisers and supporters of the BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival hosted by Nanny Cay have always stood firm and optimistic that the 47th edition of this much-loved regatta would take place over Easter as planned, and so it will. The Regatta will be the first major i
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Original Sponsor Mount Gay Rum Continues Their Support

  On land and on water Mount Gay is with us March 1, 2018, Tortola, BVI The long standing and original sponsor of the BVI Spring Regatta has come forth to help keep the regatta running steady.  Mount Gay Rum Distilleries Limited, distributed by Road Town Wholesale, has stood
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The Moorings and Sunsail Charters are Ready to Race

130 New Moorings and Sunsail Charter Boats are   Ready to Race The Moorings and Sunsail boats are great to race! February 5, 2018   New beginnings With Well-Known Traditions The 2018 BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival is proud of the continued sponsorship from The
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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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