Caribbean Sailing Week, October 17-20, 2019
21
Oct

Caribbean Sailing Association Conference closes with closer collaboration

Alison Sly-Adams, President of the Caribbean Sailing Association, summed up the central themes of the annual CSA Conference which ended yesterday 20 October 2019 at Antigua Yacht Club in Falmouth Harbour.  “The conference has enabled all the island regatta organisers who have come here to represent their events and MNAs (Member National Authorities) to examine,...
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20
Oct

Winners celebrate as the 2019 Caribbean Dinghy Championships wrap up

It’s a wrap for the Caribbean Dinghy Championships (CDC) today 20th October.  With 15 races started and 15 races finished in a variety of conditions, competitors came ashore looking happy, sun-blushed and satisfied after three days of racing in Falmouth Harbour in largely sunny conditions – proving that October is a great month for dinghy...
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20
Oct

Hopefuls go into final day of the Caribbean Dinghy Championship

Going into the final day of the Caribbean Dinghy Championship at Falmouth Harbour Antigua there are three races to run this morning out of a total of 15. Top of the leaderboard in the Optimist fleet is Antigua’s Ozani Lafon, aged 15, after 12 races.  Asked of his hopes for winning today he grins and...
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19
Oct

CSA Conference Day 2: Commitment to Regional Collaboration

The Caribbean regatta calendar and the support of management and participation of Caribbean Regattas was the central element of the presentations and discussions at today’s session of the Caribbean Sailing Association (CSA) Conference. With 16 key regattas on the calendar throughout the first part of 2020, the leaders and managers of sailing organisations from across...
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19
Oct

Shifty conditions test Caribbean Dinghy Championships fleets

Today, the second day of the Caribbean Dinghy Championships, part of Caribbean Sailing Week, tested Clare Cupples’ race team from Antigua Yacht Club to the max over the race course in Falmouth Harbour.  “The wind was constantly shifting all day so we really had our work cut out setting the courses,” she said. The four...
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19
Oct

A big thanks to all our sponsors

As we go into Day 2 of the CSA Conference and Caribbean Dinghy Championships we are really appreciating our great sponsors. Caribbean Sailing Week is very grateful to the wey they are supporting us to get this event started and feeling a bit extra special. Thanks especially to Kingfisher Yacht Ropes, Sea Hawk Premium Yacht...
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