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REGISTRATION ON FOR NUFF & EDGE UP JOUVERT TROUPE
May 22nd 2017
Quin Farara & Company Ltd.
Celebrate Antigua's 60th Carnival in style and register early with Nuff & Edge Up Jouvert Troupe.
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RESCUED CREW SAFE IN BERMUDA
May 19th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Crew of the abandoned Farr 56, Monterey finished the Antigua Bermuda Race aboard Esprit de Corps IV.
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FOR SALE: OCEAN GRAND ESTATE HOUSE
May 18th 2017
Luxury Locations Antigua
Luxurious 4-bedroom dream home that was painstakingly designed to complement its jaw-dropping natural surroundings is selling for US$6,500,000.
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FOR SALE: OCEAN GRAND ESTATE LAND
May 18th 2017
Luxury Locations Antigua
Six acres of pristine beach & waterfront land on a private peninsula is selling at US$7,500 or purchase individual lots from US$800,000.
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SPORT FISHING TOURNAMENT LAUNCH PARTY AND WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK
May 18th 2017
What's On
This week's What's On newsletter features the 51st Sport Fishing Tournament - Launch Party, a variety of events taking place island-wide and the latest deals and news.
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REGISTRATION OPEN FOR MUSIC CAMP
May 18th 2017
What's On
Register by June 20th to learn to play the violin, viola, cello and guitar with Antigua Music Summer Camp which starts on Monday, July 3rd.
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ISLAND SAFARI & D-BOAT COMBO TOUR COMING SOON
May 17th 2017
Island Safari
Island Safari will be teaming up with D-Boat to create a new tour starting in June. Stay tuned for more news on the exciting tour.
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BARBUDA CARNIVAL SCHEDULE
May 17th 2017
Barbuda Caribana
Take a look at the calendar of events for Barbuda Caribana and start making plans to enjoy music and splendor beyond your wildest dreams over June 1st - 5th, 2017.
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ANTIGUA BERMUDA RACE: MONOHULL LINE HONOURS - WARRIOR WINS THE BATTLE
May 16th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Stephen Murray Jr.'s Volvo 70, Warrior finished the 2017 Antigua Bermuda Race on Tuesday, May 16th.
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RELIVE ASW50 & TELL THEM WHAT YOU THINK
May 15th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Check out the video from Acquafilms and Antigua Sailing Week amazing media team and complete the survey for feedback.
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ANTIGUA BERMUDA RACE: A RACE IS BORN
May 15th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
The inaugural 935 nautical mile Antigua Bermuda Race started on time with the entire fleet getting away without a hitch.
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FOR RENT: PILLAR ROCK #24
May 15th 2017
Island Living Ltd
This lovely two bedroom apartment with stunning views of Deep Bay and within walking distance to Coconut Beach is available at US$1,500 monthly.
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FOR RENT: CASA DE JOY - BED & BREAKFAST
May 14th 2017
Island Living Ltd
4-bedroom, 4-bathroom home located on the outskirts of St Johnís and nestled in a lush tropical garden with swimming pool is renting at US$599.00 daily.
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FOR RENT: VALLEY CHURCH HOUSE
May 14th 2017
Island Living Ltd
Newly built and tastefully furnished 2-bedroom house with open plan kitchen, living & dining space is available to rent immediately at US$1,400.00 monthly.
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FOR SALE: CEDAR VALLEY VIEW PARCELS
May 14th 2017
Stanley's Estate Agents Ltd.
Two prime elevated hillside parcels overlooking Cedar Valley Golf Course, Dickenson Bay and St. Johnís are available from US$140,000.
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FOR SALE: THE BEACH HOUSE - GALLEY BAY HEIGHTS
May 14th 2017
Stanley's Estate Agents Ltd.
A serene residence with superb views in the very exclusive gated community of Galley Bay Heights can be yours at US$1.995 Million.
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LOCAL ARTIST GIFTS PAINTING TO DAMIAN MARLEY AT ASW
May 12th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
When artist Naydene Gonnella set out to paint the portrait of Bob Marley, she never imagined his son would receive the artwork as a gift.
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VIDEO: PREVIEW OF THE 2017 ANTIGUA BERMUDA RACE
May 12th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
See the preview of the diverse fleet of 21 boats in the race which starts on Friday May 12th, from 12:00 pm outside Fort Charlotte.
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SEASONAL CLOSING TIMES
May 12th 2017
Blue Waters Resort & Spa
Blue Waters Resort & Spa will be closed from September 7th - September 21st, 2017. Book now to spend a few relaxing days at the resort before they close.
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VIDEO: ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK 50 YEARS AND BEYOND
May 12th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Watch the video featuring the Hon. Asot Michael, Minister of Tourism highlighting the benefits of ASW to the local community of English Harbour, and much more local news.
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A DATE WITH MOM ON MOTHER'S DAY & MORE
May 11th 2017
What's On
This week's What's On newsletter features a list of restaurants, resorts & other special offers for Mother's Day, restaurant updated times and more.
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3 ELITE EXPERIENCES AT THE VERANDAH RESORT & SPA
May 11th 2017
The Verandah Resort & Spa
Read the fantastic blog by Liberty Travel listing three fantastic experiences for The Verandah Resort & Spa.
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HOW TO FOLLOW THE ANTIGUA BERMUDA RACE
May 11th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Track the fleet as they head to Bermuda using the Race Tracker, website or social media. All competing yachts will be fitted with YB Trackers.
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ANTIGUA'S YACHTING INSIDER ISSUE 118
May 11th 2017
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Antigua Bermuda Race and more yachting news.
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ANTIGUA BERMUDA RACE: COMMON PASSION, DIVERSE FLEET
May 10th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Competitors have now gathered in Antigua and are making final preparations before the start just outside Nelson's Dockyard.
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WATCH OUT FOR LOUIS SINCLAIR IN AMERICA'S CUP
May 10th 2017
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Antiguan Louis Sinclair will undertake his biggest sailing challenge as part of Oracle Team USA for the 35th America's Cup.
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ANTIGUA BERMUDA RACE STARTS FRIDAY FROM FORT CHARLOTTE
May 10th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Watch an impressive range of yachts from all over the world depart from Antigua on their 935 nautical mile race to Bermuda.
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ASIAN FOOD STATION & SUSHI BAR
May 9th 2017
Epicurean Fine Foods & Pharmacy
Try the affordable and delicious, hot Asian to go meals, and Sushi Rolls from 10:30 am daily at Epicurean Fine Foods & Pharmacy on Friar's Hill Road.
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THE 10 BEST ALL-INCLUSIVE RESORTS IN ANTIGUA
May 9th 2017
What's On
Take a look at the 10 best all-inclusive resorts listed by Carib Journal and book your dream getaway now.
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BRAND AMBASSADORS WANTED
May 9th 2017
A. S. Bryden and Sons (Antigua) Ltd.
If you love the business of entertainment, have an outgoing, energetic and vibrant personality, then join Brydens Antigua as a Brand Ambassador.
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SHOWCASE ANTIGUA BARBUDA OFFERS NEW TRAVEL BUSINESS
May 9th 2017
Antigua Hotel and Tourist Association (AHTA)
The twin island is proving to be a destination to watch, with major upgrades in the pipeline and infrastructural developments.
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VIDEO: EPIC HIGHLIGHTS OF ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK 50TH EDITION
May 9th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Watch the highlights which was captured by the media team of Antigua Sailing Week, held over April 29th - May 5th.
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TICKETS ON SALE FOR ABSF LAUNCH PARTY
May 8th 2017
Antigua & Barbuda Sport Fishing Association
See where to purchase tickets for the 51st Antigua & Barbuda Sport Fishing Tournament - Annual Launch Party set for Saturday, May 20th.
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ASW - A GOLDEN YEAR
May 8th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
The stage was glittering with dozens of trophies, many of which have been sought after for decades of Caribbean racing. Sergio Sagramoso's Puerto Rican Melges 32, Lazy Dog won the Lord Nelson Trophy.
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ASW - WIDE OPEN FOR THE LORD NELSON TROPHY
May 8th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
There were some shock results, resulting in a number of teams having the possibility of winning the big one Ė The 50th edition of Antigua Sailing Week's Lord Nelson Trophy.
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DISCARDS RESHUFFLE THE PACK: CARIBBEAN SAILING ASSOCIATION RACE
May 5th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
After 4 days of competition, the Polish R-Six Multihull, skippered by Robert Janecki remains unbeaten out of 150 yachts.
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THRILLS & FUN AT NONSUCH BAY RS ELITE CHALLENGE PRESIDENTE LAY DAY
May 5th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
It was a perfect day to wind down on Pigeon Point Beach although the weather didn't cooperate completely.
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DICKENSON BAY BEACH BASH IS BACK AND WHAT'S ON
May 4th 2017
What's On
This week's What's On newsletter features the return of Dickenson Bay Beach Bash, gift ideas and places you can take Mom to for Mother's Day and much more.
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ASW - JOHNNIE WALKER RACE DAY 3: HOTTING UP IN ANTIGUA
May 3rd 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Ten teams went out to the race course unbeaten, but only three returned with their perfect score intact after some intense racing.
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ASW - FEVER-TREE RACE DAY 2: BUZZING IN ANTIGUA
May 2nd 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
The second day of racing was blessed with awesome conditions, easterly trade winds pumping solid breeze over the cliffs and through the bays on the stunning south coast of Antigua.
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STUNNING CAST FOR THE ANTIGUA BERMUDA RACE
May 2nd 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
An impressive entry list of 22 entries is taking shape for the Antigua Bermuda Race which starts from Antigua on Friday, May 12th.
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DOCKYARD DAY RELIVES TRADITION FOR 50TH ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK
May 2nd 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
The annual event will be celebrating the return of a number of traditional events this year such as Tug-o-War and Greasy Pole.
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ASW - ENGLISH HARBOUR RUM RACE DAY 1: OLD TRADITIONS NEW WAYS
May 2nd 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Winning skippers on the first day included Sir Richard Matthews and 18-year-old Jules Mitchell.
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ASW - VIDEO OF PETERS & MAY ROUND ANTIGUA RACE
May 2nd 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
The question of the Peters & May Round Antigua Race on Saturday, April 29th, was could Sir Peter Harrison beat his own record on his 80th birthday.
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ASW - THRILLER AROUND ANTIGUA: PETERS & MAY ROUND ANTIGUA RACE
April 30th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
The race produced a spectacular match between two magnificent ocean greyhounds with an unbelievable finish.
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ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK COVERAGE ON AIR
April 30th 2017
English Harbour Radio 93.5FM
Tune in to English Harbour Radio every day, from Saturday, April 29th - Friday, May 5th from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm to listen to the coverage of the 50th Edition of Sailing Week.
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EIGHT TEAMS CONTEST THE†NONSUCH BAY RS ELITE CHALLENGE
April 28th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Antigua Sailing Week is delighted to announce that the Nonsuch Bay RS Elite Challenge has a full entry list of top competitors.
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AA FLIGHT SCHEDULE: MAY - JUNE 2017
April 28th 2017
American Airlines
See the flight schedule for American Airlines for Antigua from May 1st to June 30th, 2017.
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ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK 50TH EDITION AND WHAT'S ON
April 27th 2017
What's On
This week's newsletter features the 50th Edition of Antigua Sailing Week, the neon rave party, birthday bash, community carnival, sporting events and more.
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THE WORLD OF SAILING COMES TO ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK
April 27th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
A staggering number of sailors from around the world are descending on the island of Antigua to celebrate the 50th edition of ASW.
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ANTIGUA'S YACHTING INSIDER ISSUE 117
April 27th 2017
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Antigua Sailing Week and more yachting news.
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BOOK DIRECT FOR ASW OFFICIAL CHASE THE TOURS & SAVE US$25
April 26th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Use Promo Code: chase-the-race when you book directly online. The first official tour on Sunday, April 30th will cost only US$70.
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SPRING SEMESTER YOUTH SAILING PROGRAM
April 26th 2017
Antigua Yacht Club
Register from now and until and May 5th for the Optimist Green Fleet, Optimist Advance, Zoom 8 or Laser classes at AYC.
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ACYR - AND THE WINNER IS...
April 26th 2017
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
See the winners of the exciting 30th Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta, sponsored by Panerai which concluded in Nelson's Dockyard on Tuesday, April 25th.
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GET INTO RUGBY PROGRAMME
April 25th 2017
Ondeck
Ondeck is looking to expand a current approved World Rugby programme in Antigua & Barbuda. If you think you can assist with the programme, contact Paul Curzon.
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ACYR - THE INCREDIBLE FINALE
April 25th 2017
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
At the end of Race 4, there was a unanimous decision amongst the fleet that the Regatta Committee ordered and received flawless weather.
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HIHO SPONSORS TEAM ANTIGUA
April 25th 2017
Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge
Rowing 24-hours a day for an estimated 35-days in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge, the team will be protected wearing HIHO Suntek shirts.
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CLOSED SEASON FOR LOBSTER AND CHUB
April 25th 2017
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Closed season for Lobster and Chub starts on May 1st, 2017. It's an offense by law for catching or storing during this period.
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ACYR - LOAD THAT CANNON
April 24th 2017
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
Some consider the Cannon Course the easiest of the four races but on Sunday, April 23rd, the weather and seas turned it into more of a high test challenge.
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ANTIGUA REAL ESTATE GUIDE NEWSLETTER: APRIL 2017
April 24th 2017
Real Estate Guide Newsletter
Find the latest homes for sale & rent, available plots and more in this month's Real Estate newsletter.
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ASW COUNTDOWN CHECKLIST: DONíT MISS A THING
April 24th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
It is now only a few days until we all convene in Nelsonís Dockyard for the Official Opening of the 50th edition of Antigua Sailing Week.
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FOR RENT: MAMORA BAY VIEW
April 24th 2017
Antigua - Barbuda Villa Rentals
A fabulous opportunity to rent a direct beachfront, 2-bedroom villa in the highly regarded St. Jamesís Club Resort. Enjoy a slice of paradise at US$2,625 weekly.
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FOR SALE: CROSBIES LAND
April 24th 2017
Luxury Locations Antigua
A rare opportunity to purchase land in the highly sought after residential area of Crosbies, on Antiguaís spectacular north coast has arisen. Buy at US$150,000 per plot.
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FOR SALE: BREEZY BAY
April 24th 2017
Luxury Locations Antigua
Beautifully presented and fully furnished, 3-bedroom townhouse set within the first class Tamarind Hills development is for sale. Price on request.
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FOR SALE: VILLA 226F
April 24th 2017
Luxury Locations Antigua
A delightful two-bedroom villa located directly on the water, within the popular gated community of Jolly Harbour is available for sale at US$300,000.
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ACYR - IT JUST GETS BETTER AND BETTER
April 24th 2017
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
Mother Nature turned up the volume for the second day of Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta. Since it was the Butterfly course, yachts were tested on every point of sail.
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SUPERYACHTS TO HELP RESEARCHERS
April 22nd 2017
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
UK based Marine research charity MARINElife is working with Superyacht skippers and crew based in A & B to gain vitally important information on whales & dolphins around the region.
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ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK POCKET GUIDE IS OUT
April 22nd 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Whether you are a sailor, spectator, or party-goer, the Pocket Guide has got you covered. Pick up, download or print your copy now.
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WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR LIAT SCHOOL ART COMPETITION
April 22nd 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Tahron Peters of Antigua Grammar School has been named the overall winner of the competition.
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ABMA NEWSLETTER: APRIL 2017
April 22nd 2017
Antigua & Barbuda Marine Association
Read the letter from the President, about The 30th Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta, Antigua Dragon Yacht Club Challenge, the calendar of events and more.
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AND SAIL HARD THEY DID IN THE FIRST RACE OF CLASSICS
April 22nd 2017
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
The first race in the series of four took place with ENE winds of 14 knots accompanied by relatively calm seas.
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FOR RENT: CEDAR VALLEY HOUSE
April 22nd 2017
Island Living Ltd
Charming 3-bedroom, 2.5 bath property located in the beautiful and quiet neighborhood of Cedar Valley, is available for long term rental at US$2,500 monthly.
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FOR RENT: WILLOUGHBY BAY VILLA
April 22nd 2017
Island Living Ltd
A stylish ocean front villa, perfect for families & large groups is available for Antigua Sailing Week. Special rates for couples apply from US$1,160 weekly.
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WHAT A WAY TO START ANTIGUA'S CLASSICS
April 22nd 2017
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
With a backdrop of spectacular vessels flanking Nelsonís Dockyard, the first of Paneraiís Classic Yachts Challenge got underway on Wednesday.
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