Michelle Slade

It’s simply hard to beat racing in the Caribbean, and a week competing in the BVI Spring Regatta + Sailing Festival is no exception. A highlight is always the diversity of boats that participate across many classes - this year there will be some 18 classes - including boats who [...]
Sun, Feb 05, 2017
Source: Michele Slade
Fun Day of Racing to New DestinationTeam Hot StuffWith one day of racing behind them, competitors in the 45thBVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival rolled right into today’s race, the Scrub Island Invitational – a 12NM upwind ride for the CSA Cruising, Bareboat, and Multihull fleets, and a 17NM course [...]
Thu, Mar 31, 2016
Source: Michele Slade
Triple Jack Takes Home Nanny Cay CupSPOOKIE Breaks Monohull Record for Nanny Cay ChallengeThe BVI Sailing Festival Round Tortola Race for the Nanny Cay Cup and Nanny Cay Challenge started promptly at 9:30 on Tuesday morning in seas a little rougher than normal due to last week’s high winds, and [...]
Wed, Mar 30, 2016
Source: Michele Slade
Almost Race-Ready!Life couldn't be more perfect for the crews of 54 boats competing in Tuesday's Nanny Cay Cup (Round Tortola Race) with the breeze forecast in the upper teens for the first race day of the 45th BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival. Registration opened at noon today under blue [...]
Mon, Mar 28, 2016
Source: Michele Slade
Registration opens Monday at Nanny Cay, Tortola, British Virgin Islands, for some 110 boats and crews in the 45th BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival. The buzz is building shore-side, with the event Village under construction and docks filling up.Lucy Jones, owner of the Swan 51 Northern Child & the [...]
Sun, Mar 27, 2016
Source: Michele Slade