2016 VIODA Opti Championship Regatta - St. Thomas Yacht Club (STYC), St. Thomas, USVI


VISA Sponsors Free Optimist Clinic on November 11th in St. Croix
  The Virgin Islands Sailing Association ("VISA") is sponsoring a free optimist sailing clinic for both green fleet and championship fleet sailors. The clinic will be held at the St. Croix Yacht Club ("SCYC") on Friday, November 11th, 2016. If interested, please contact Jeanette Hayworth, the Opti coordinator at the SCYC. In addition to the free VISA optimist clinic, you can enter your junior sailor in the 24th Annual St. Croix Yacht Club International Regatta which immediately follows the clinic on the weekend of November 12th & 13th, 2016.  

MLK Regatta Now Availability for Registration Online
  The MLK Regatta will be held on January 14th and 15th at the STYC. This regatta is a required Qualifier for 2017 Optimist South Americans and 2017 Opti Worlds. Please visit this link to find more information and register online.  

International Optimist Clinic in December
  Are you interested in an International Optimist Clinic before Orange Bowl? Here is an international clinic run by coach Bocha, a friend of our STT and STX coaches Argy and Tino, respectively. Visit this link for more information.  

VIODA Championship Regatta
  The US Virgin Islands Optimist Dinghy Association ("VIODA") sponsors an annual regatta for local youth sailing the Optimist pram. This year's event the "2017 VIODA Championship Regatta" will be held at the St. Thomas Yacht Club on April 1st & 2nd, 2017.  
VIODA Championship Regatta
Fleets: White, Blue, Red and Green
Location: St. Thomas Yacht Club
Date: April 1st & 2nd, 2017
*** Online Regatta Registration Available Soon***

2017 VIODA Triple Crown
  VIODA sponsors an annual award known as the "VIODA Triple Crown". The VIODA Triple Crown recognizes the top three championship fleet Optimist youth sailors participating in three sister island events held on St. Thomas (STYC - USVI), St. Croix (SCYC - USVI) and Tortola (Nanny Cay - BVI) during the 2017 season.  
VIODA Triple Crown
Awarded at the Final Event
Tortola, BVI
  Part 1: Crucian Open Regatta
St. Croix, USVI | SCYC | February 18th & 19th, 2017
Official Website

Part 2: VIODA Championship Regatta
St. Thomas, USVI | STYC | April 1st & 2nd, 2017
Official Website

Part 3: BVI Regatta
Tortola, BVI | May

2016 VIODA Triple Crown Winners
1st - Mia Nicolosi, 2nd - Rayne Duff and 3rd - Mathieu Dale



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Updated: October 24, 2016