Issue 88 - September 25, 2015
Francis Nunes Jr. Memorial Tournament and Seafood Festival this weekend and this month's yachting news.
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The Francis Nunes Jr. Memorial Tournament and Seafood Festival will take place tomorrow, Saturday, September 26, from Nelson's Dockyard.  Boats return to the docks by 4 pm and the grills will be fired up from 2:30 pm so bring your friends and family for an afternoon of fun for everyone.  Read more here.
REGIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL NEWS
THE PASSING OF LOST HORIZON'S JAMES DOBBS
It is with great sadness that we advise of the passing of one of the Caribbean's great sailors, James Dobbs, who very successfully raced his many Lost Horizons.
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CARIBBEAN SAILING ASSOCIATION NEWSLETTER
The CSA's September newsletter reminds us of the upcoming Caribbean Dinghy Championships and Annual Conference both to be held in October.
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HELP DOMINICA RECOVER FROM TS ERIKA
As a result of the devastation suffered by the island of Dominica during Tropical Storm Erika, Antigua invites you to join its ongoing relief and rehabillitation efforts.
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VANISHING SAIL WINS AWARD AT FILM FESTIVAL
Vanishing Sail wins the highest honour at the 2015 Caribbean Tales International Film Festival in Toronto: Caribbean Spirit Award for Best Overall Feature Film.
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PHILIP WALWYN CARIBBEAN COMPASS ARTICLE
Chris Doyle wrote a tribute to Philip Walwyn that was published in Caribbean Companss Magazine following Philip's unfortunate death at sea last month.
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CSA BOARD OF DIRECTORS NOMINATIONS
The Caribbean Sailing Association is looking for volunteers to serve as directors and committee members to be voted on at the upcoming AGM.
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UPDATE ON SARGUSSUM IN THE REGION
A recent poll of hoteliers was done in the Caribbean region that determined minimal impact of Sargassum on bays and beaches throughout the region.
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LOCAL NEWS
TEAM WADADLI PREPARES FOR ATLANTIC ROW
Antigua's Team Wadadli is well practised and ready for the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Rowing Challenge that will start from the Canary Islands in December.
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ANTIGUAN YOUTH RHONE KIRBY FUNDRAISING
Antiguan youth sailor Rhone Kirby is raising funds to help him participate in the Orange Bowl International Youth Regatta in Florida December 26 to 30 this year.
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HELP JULES MITCHELL GET TO ISAF WORLDS
Jules Mitchell is seeking funds to allow him to represent Antigua in the ISAF Youth Worlds sailing event to be held in Malaysia in December this year.
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D-BOAT ANTIGUA DOMINICA RELIEF PARTY
D-Boat Antigua will be holding a Dominica Relief Party on Sunday, September 27 from 12 noon with all proceeds going to the Dominica Relief Fund.
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RACE AND REGATTA NEWS
NSA ENGLISH HARBOUR YOUTH REGATTA
The National Sailing Academy will hold the English Harbour Youth Regatta on November 15 and all are invited for an afternoon of fun with drinks and bbq.
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JOLLY HARBOUR YACHT CLUB REGATTA
Jolly Harbour Yacht Club will hold its Annual Regatta from November 20 to 22 with six races planned over two days of racing off the west coast of Antigua.
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JEFF CAMPANA TROPHY IN GUADELOUPE
The Triskell Organisation in Guadeloupe invites regional and international sailors to participate in the Jeff Campana Trophy Regatta beginning October 30.
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JHYC VALENTINE'S REGATTA 2016
The 2016 Jolly Harbour Yacht Club Valentine's Regatta is set for February 12 to 16 with a new 'Passage Race' to Redonda added to the program.
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RORC Caribbean 600 Accommodation
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Barbuda Express on Dry Dock Sept. 14
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Nicholson Yacht Charters & Services
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WHAT'S NEXT?

Every Saturday All Year
Jolly Harbour Yacht Club Saturday Sailing Series, Antigua



October 23, 2015
Caribbean Sailing Association 2015 Annual General Meeting


October 23-25, 2015
Caribbean Sailing Association 2015 Annual Conference


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EVENTS

Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
Antigua Sailing Week
Superyacht Challenge Antigua
RORC Caribbean 600
Antigua Charter Yacht Show
Nelson's Pursuit Race
2015 Optimist North American Championship

YACHT CLUBS & MARINAS

Antigua Yacht Club
Jolly Harbour Yacht Club
Harmony Hall Yacht Club
Antigua Yacht Club Marina
Falmouth Harbour Marina
Jolly Harbour Marina
Nelson's Dockyard Marina
ASSOCIATIONS

Antigua and Barbuda Marine Association (ABMA)
Antigua Sailing Association
National Parks Antigua
International Shipping Registry of Antigua and Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda Search and Rescue (ABSAR)
Caribbean Sailing Association
Caribbean Marine Association
National Sailing Academy

MEDIA & GUIDES
Antigua and Barbuda Marine Guide
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