Bart’s Bash Regatta 2019 – Sint Maarten Yacht Club Fundraiser for the Bahamas Youth Sailors

The Sint Maarten Yacht Club welcomes sailors to sail in the sixth edition of Bart’s Bash! Bart’s Bash is a global sailing event taking place at hundreds of venues, with thousands of sailors in different classes of boats around the world. Bart’s Bash is one of the Andrew Simpson Foundation’s (ASF) key charitable events. This year, the Sint Maarten Yacht Club would like to make […]

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A double Play for the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta and the Caribbean multihull Challenge!

The Sint Maarten Yacht Club – organizers of the 40th Annual Heineken Regatta and the 2nd Annual Caribbean Multihull Challenge – in cooperation with repeating sponsor ORIS Swiss Watches – announces a new first for racing in the Northeastern Caribbean. A double play! Multihulls that register to race in both the Caribbean Multihull Challenge II (14,15,16 February 2020) and in […]

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CDC RS Feva Class will be designated a Caribbean Championship

The International RS Feva Class Association (IRSFCA) has taken the decision to formally recognise the RS Feva-specific competition of the annual CSA Caribbean Dinghy Championship (CDC)  as a new and dedicated Caribbean Regional RS Feva Championship. Speaking on this news, International RS Feva Class Association Secretary Lucy Jameson, commented: “We are very happy to be […]

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Martinique Is Opening Doors

By Ellen Birrell… Youth2Adult — Y2A — is a series of articles celebrating sailing’s role in youth development for Caribbean children. Visiting Cercle Nautique de Schoelcher (CNS) in 2015, I’d made the following notes of my impression: “Calm. Patient. Organized. Consummate.” To watch Martinique’s CNS in action is exhilarating. In 20 knots of wind with […]

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Carlos Aguilar Event Matches Foreign Competitors with Local Youth

By Ellen Birrell… Youth2Adult — Y2A — is a series of articles celebrating sailing’s role in youth development for Caribbean children. “I felt proud as I watched our Marine Vocational Program students climb comfortably aboard the boats and immediately become racing team members — their ease       to integrate showed me that they have become real […]

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Six Questions with CSA President, Alison Sly-Adams, about the Upcoming 2019-2020 Racing Season

  Alison Sly-Adams started her career as a marketer in the U.K.’s competitive retail industry for the likes of national companies such as Top Shop. Nowadays, instead of worrying about sales dipping in the red, Sly-Adams is focused on keeping the many yachts visiting her home island of Antigua, as well as the entire Caribbean, […]

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