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Cy Thompson Sailing in Veracruz

VERACRUZ, Mexico – To be successful in competitive sailing one must be in good physical condition, but one’s fiscal conditions play a major role as well. Members of the Virgin Islands sailing team participating in the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games in Veracruz, Mexico, are seeing financial effects during the games. “Equipment is very […]

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Sailing Federation Update

The Antilles High School team has won the National Team Racing Competition and will be competing in the single handed Radial Championships.  The young sailors are performing well and their Olympic hopeful have confirmed slots in the World Championship.  A clinic and regatta will be held in November in the Opti Class. The Carlos Aguilar […]

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Ian Barrows Gold

Ian Barrows wins Gold Medal in Youth Olympics

Virgin Islander Ian Barrows sailed to gold in the boy’s Byte CII class. Barrows had hit the front on the penultimate day of the regatta and made certain of success with a third-place finish in the medal race. His score of 44 points gave him a 16-point margin of victory over Germany’s Florian Haufe, who […]

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