BVI Spring Regatta- 2012- Rob Swain Sailing School takes 1st in Nanny Cay Cup and 3rd in Spring Regatta
RSSS enjoyed another fantastic BVI Festival and Spring Regatta this year. With students and RSSS Instructor's Toddy and Rory aboard Perelandra, RSSS' Beneteau 36 sailed up to North Sound Virgin Gorda to take part in the Sailing Festival leading up to the weekend of the regatta proper....
BVI Spring Regatta 2010- RSSS’ Student Racers Take First in Nanny Cay Cup and 2nd and 5th in the Spring Regatta
Conditions this year were light to moderate for the BVI with winds to 18 kts. RSSS entered two boats in the Bareboat B class, both commanded by students with their instructors assisting with tactics. Four races were completed over the Regatta weekend combining around island racing with some triangles in the Sir Francis Drake Channel and Caribbean Sea. Students alternated between driving, trimming and tactics, giving everyone plenty of experience at these various roles. Both groups of students had impressive showings ...
Rob Swain Sailing School and Charters to open its New England Campus June 2009
Rob Swain Sailing School and Charters (RSSS) announces the opening of its New England campus in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. RSSS will offer beginner through advanced sailing courses from its new Rhode Island location beginning June 12th. RSSS will offer its two and three day Basic Keelboat training on J22s. A popular boat amongst smaller keelboat sailors, the J22 is tiller driven, safe, responsive and fun to sail; an ideal training boat and day sailor.
RSSS' Cool Girl Student Crew - Win Cup BVI Spring Racing Regatta 2009
The 2009 BVI Spring Sailing Festival and Regatta took place from 30 March through 5 April in the waters of the British Virgin Islands. The Sailing Festival is the first part of the series and consists of three distance races. The second part, the BVI Spring Regatta, is three days of short course racing. With winds from 10-15 knots throughout the week, stunning blue skies - just terrific conditions overall and 121 entries with many top notch competitors, many praised the 2009 Regatta as one of best and most memorable Regattas in the event's history....
RSSS’ Student Racers Take Top Prize in BVISR 2006
An unbeatable event, Perfect racing and post racing venues contribute to this event with all of the facets for a fantastic regatta experience: learning- racing by doing (like all of our courses, instructors do not drive), camaraderie, meeting fellow students and crew members from other boats from all over the world, strolling through the village's evening festivities here at Nanny Cay Resort ranks this event a favorite for instructional course offerings and an overall memorable week of sailing...