Boom time for Supernova Class Dinghy – 120 signed up for 20th Anniversary Nationals

2

Always a good competitive fleet – photo Josh Cooper

The singlehanded Supernova dinghy is currently enjoying a flourish of interest as the Class celebrates its 20th anniversary year. With entry to the 2016 National championship in Llandudno (1-3 July) already at its 120-boat safety limit, and with 30+ boats regularly racing on the open . . . → Full Article: Boom time for Supernova Class Dinghy – 120 signed up for 20th Anniversary Nationals

Mount Gay Round Barbados Series 2017 dates confirmed – 80th anniversary success prompts action plan for next event

MS Barbados_concise

Time to relax after racing – photo Nigel Wallace.

Following the success of the 80th anniversary Mount Gay Round Barbados Series, which concluded last weekend, plans are already in place for the 2017 event with the dates confirmed for 16-23 January.

This popular regatta, organised Barbados Cruising Club in association with Barbados Tourism Marketing . . . → Full Article: Mount Gay Round Barbados Series 2017 dates confirmed – 80th anniversary success prompts action plan for next event

Mount Gay Rum-fuelled Prizegiving marks end of 80th anniversary regatta – Bajan spirit in full flow as teams celebrate their success

Concise10

MS Barbados Concise’s Ned Collier Wakefield at 87.7Kg bagged an impressive nine cases to share among his team – photo NIgel Wallace.

The 80th anniversary Mount Gay Round Barbados Series, which incorporates three days of coastal racing and headline event – the Round Barbados Race – concluded last night with a spectacular prizegiving ceremony . . . → Full Article: Mount Gay Rum-fuelled Prizegiving marks end of 80th anniversary regatta – Bajan spirit in full flow as teams celebrate their success

Mount Gay Round Barbados Race spectacular – Records demolished at 80th anniversary race

Mod70s_finish

Just 12 seconds between the two MOD70s after 60nm – photo Peter Marshall.

Big winds, big speeds and the fastest ever times ever recorded made the 80thanniversary Mount Gay Round Barbados Race, one of the most spectacular in history with a total of five records broken, and each team winning their skipper’s weight in . . . → Full Article: Mount Gay Round Barbados Race spectacular – Records demolished at 80th anniversary race

Record-breakers in town for the Mount Gay Round Barbados Race tomorrow – Some of the world’s top sailors join the fleet for 80th anniversary race

conviction

TP52 Conviction – photo Peter Marshall.

The 60-mile sprint clock-wise round Barbados has sparked a lot of interest with many of the world’s top speed sailors here on the island including Paul Larsen, Wouter Verbraak, Rob Greenhalgh, Brian Thompson, Lloyd Thornburg, Helena Darvelid, Ned Collier Wakefield, and Jonny Malbon currently preparing for a serious . . . → Full Article: Record-breakers in town for the Mount Gay Round Barbados Race tomorrow – Some of the world’s top sailors join the fleet for 80th anniversary race

80th Mount Gay Round Barbados Series Coastal Series Finale – Series concludes after another spectacular day on the racecourse

J24_IWW_Die_Hard

Robbie Yearwood and team on Island Water World Die Hard, winners of the J/24 fleet – photo peter Marshall.

The final day of the Coastal Series at the 80th anniversary Mount Gay Round Barbados Regatta, organised by Barbados Cruising Club in association with Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc, and Mount Gay, concluded in fine style . . . → Full Article: 80th Mount Gay Round Barbados Series Coastal Series Finale – Series concludes after another spectacular day on the racecourse

80th Mount Gay Round Barbados Series 2 Restaurants Race – Classic Bajan conditions make for exhilarating racing on day 2

Concise12

Team Concise 12 on the Diam 24 trimaran won the multihull battle today – photo Peter Marshall.

Day 2 of the 80th anniversary Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series, organised by Barbados Cruising Club in association with Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc, and Mount Gay, served up the sort of conditions that the island of . . . → Full Article: 80th Mount Gay Round Barbados Series 2 Restaurants Race – Classic Bajan conditions make for exhilarating racing on day 2