Willy T Virgin's Cup

10-21-2017
Norman Island,

British Virgin Islands
+1 284 494 3286

The Virgin's Race is one of the longest running in the Royal BVI Yacht Club Calendar with the first edition taking place in 1975. 

The race has evolved over the years and with the sponsorship of the William Thornton since 1990 it is firmly established as the Willy T Virgin's Cup.  In addition to the normal racing rules, all boats entered shall have a female skipper and in some years it was stipulated that 50% of the crew also had to be women. 

Naturally, entries have always been high for the race which in it's current format ends with a post-race party at the Willy T.

The Virgin's Race is one of the longest running in the Royal BVI Yacht Club Calendar with the first edition taking place in 1975. 

The race has evolved over the years and with the sponsorship of the William Thornton since 1990 it is firmly established as the Willy T Virgin's Cup.  In addition to the normal racing rules, all boats entered shall have a female skipper and in some years it was stipulated that 50% of the crew also had to be women. 

Naturally, entries have always been high for the race which in it's current format ends with a post-race party at the Willy T.

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