Tag: Les Voiles de St. Barth

  • Les Voiles de St. Barth: and the winners are…

    Les Voiles de St. Barth: and the winners are…

    After three days of tight competition on the waters off the French West Indies island of St. Barth, many of the teams racing in Les Voiles de St. Barth headed into the final day today with the hopes of either dismounting class leaders or fending off competitors that were climbing up in the rankings. However, […]

  • Les Voiles de St. Barth: A different day, A different story

    Les Voiles de St. Barth: A different day, A different story

    Shiftier breeze and a change in the direction and design of the racecourse, in comparison to yesterday, forced many competitors to shift gears for the second day of racing at Les Voiles de St. Barth and yielded a mixed bag of results for the event’s nine classes. The fleet of 65 boats battled while navigating […]

  • Les Voiles de St. Barth: Day one battles set the Stage

    Les Voiles de St. Barth: Day one battles set the Stage

    Glittering waters, sunlit skies and consistent breeze created the perfect Caribbean backdrop for the stacked competition that took to the starting line for day one of racing at Les Voiles de St. Barth. The 65 boats, split into nine classes, were sent on coastal courses, ranging from 24 to 31 nautical miles, tracing the western […]

  • Les Voiles de St. Barth: An exceptional experience both on and off the Water

    Les Voiles de St. Barth: An exceptional experience both on and off the Water

    The French West Indies island of St. Barth is a little slice of paradise, attracting jetsetters and cultured travelers from around the globe with its exclusive accommodations, local gastronomy, breathtaking beaches and swinging nightlife, and every spring this charming Caribbean hideaway becomes even more special when the world’s top sailors and best race boats gather […]

  • More than 1,000 sailors are heading to Les Voiles de St. Barth

    More than 1,000 sailors are heading to Les Voiles de St. Barth

    Over 65 teams and more than 1,000 sailors are heading to St. Barth for the eighth edition of Les Voiles de St. Barth, which offers four days of exceptional racing mixed with a healthy dose of shore-side fun over April 10-15. While some competitors are new to the event, others call this their go-to event […]