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    Published on 04-17-2019 02:07 PM
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    Day Two delivered a Caribbean-perfect easterly 15-17 knots for the 10th edition of Les Voiles de St. Barth Richard Mille for the 1,000+ sailors to complete one distance race between 21 – 34 miles dependent upon their class. While too early to place any bets, patterns are forming across seven of the nine classes with consistent 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. But as a Maxi collision and a Multi pre-start protest today demonstrate, no lead is safe. Here is today’s recap ...
    Published on 04-16-2019 01:19 PM
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    Picture-perfect conditions greeted the fleets to kickstart the 10th anniversary edition of Les Voiles de St. Barth Richard Mille
    as the nine classes raced around the west side of St. Barth on racecourses ranging from 24 – 36 nautical miles in 15 – 20 knots of breeze.

    all images © 2019 Copyright Les Voiles de St Barth 2019

    Of the 2019 entries, almost 30 percent are first-timers, a sure sign of this regatta’s popularity known for delivering the perfect
    blend of great racing, gorgeous scenery and the St. Barth signature relaxed shoreside atmosphere.

    “Everything about this regatta is so nice,” said Marijn ...
    Published on 04-04-2019 09:32 AM
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    Single Handed Sailor Jolly Holly has been plying the waters of the Caribbean for a while now living life to to the fullest,
    but a trip to shore for dinner cost her much more than the meal tab, and she's lucky thing were not much worse...

    Published on 03-27-2019 08:56 AM
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    25 March, 2019 – Tortola, British Virgin Islands–– A perfect day for record setting at the BVI Sailing Festival saw Fujin, the Bieker 53 catamaran owned and skippered by Greg Slyngstad, win the Nanny Cay Challenge with the fastest elapsed time of 1:57:16, breaking the standing record set in 2015 by the trimaran Triple Jack of 2:33:40. The monohull record was also overturned by ...
    Published on 03-25-2019 01:54 PM
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    all images © carlo borlenghi

    Ed Notes: (news is a day old, will update when new news is new again)

    ST. BARTHS (23 March 2019) – On the second day of racing at the St. Barths Bucket, 34 superyachts enjoyed a quick pace around 23- to 26-mile “Not So Wiggly” courses, ironically named, since they were indeed quite wiggly, winding around turning marks that were the isles and rocks to the north and west ...
    Published on 03-23-2019 08:36 AM
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    It's just practice day for the big boys at the St Barths Bucket Regatta, but the master, Carlo Borlenghi makes
    even practice day an amazing event!



    Published on 03-12-2019 09:25 AM
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    The Antigua Bermuda Race is organised by the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club in association with Antigua Sailing Week. The oceanic race will start from Fort Charlotte Antigua, just after Antigua Sailing Week on Wednesday ...