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Clayton Laurent, Jr. lands a head shot on opponent German Garcia in the second round of Friday’s bout.

Garcia Hands Clayton Laurent First Loss

U.S. Virgin Islands heavyweight Clayton Laurent Jr. picked up his first professional loss Friday night against Mexico’s German Garcia, falling in the third of four rounds at Puerto Rico’s Coliseo Ruben Zayas Montanez.

Saturday Ceremony to Honor Seasoned Baseball Greats

Most people remember Darlan Brin as the face of the V.I. Port Authority, but since 1988, he’s gained recognition for something completely unrelated: senior men’s baseball.
In the CSA Spinnaker Racing 2 class, St. Croix’s Mackenzie Bryan drives the J/100, Bad Girl, to a first place finish. (Photo by Dean Barnes, © St Thomas International Regatta)

STT’S Blitz Wins Spinnaker Class at STIR

Clouds and a couple of squalls threw windy curve balls across the courses set for the 50-plus boats racing in the 46th St. Thomas International Regatta. STIR, long known as the ‘Crown Jewel of Caribbean Yacht Racing’, lived up to its reputation by delivering professionally-set round-the-rocks and round-the-buoy courses, the natural attributes of wind, sun and seas, and first-class competition and camaraderie.

V.I.Pace Runners Gives Results of UVI St. Croix Charter Day Mile

Randall Nielsen, marshal of the V.I. Superior Court, won his first road race at the 2nd Annual UVI Charter Day Mile on the UVI St. Croix Campus, Friday morning.

Leads Lengthened, Leads Overtaken on Day 2 of STIR

Blue skies, warm seas and winds blowing steadily at 12 to 15 knots over the round-the-island and round-the-buoy courses proved fun for everyone in this St. Thomas Yacht Club-hosted event.

Champagne Sailing Conditions on Day 1 at St. Thomas International Regatta

Caribbean perfect sailing conditions made for a great day of racing for the 50-plus boats competing in the first day of the 46th St. Thomas International Regatta (STIR).

Blitz, Spirit of Juno Win Classes in Round the Rocks Race; STIR Kicks Off...

Ten boats had a great chance to warm up and shake down during today’s Round the Rocks Race, a one-day circumnavigation of the neighboring 19-square-mile island of St. John.

USVI Senior Men’s National Team Travels to Anguilla Games

The U.S. Virgin Islands Senior Men’s National Team traveled to Anguilla on Wednesday, March 20, to prepare for its Qualifying Match for the CONCACAF...

Annual Beach-to-Beach Power Swim Set for Sunday, May 26

This year’s event will be the largest ever, with 350 competitors. Hosted by Friends of the National Park (VINP), the event raises money for preservation, conservation and education programs in VINP.
Clayton Laurent Jr.

V.I. Boxer Clayton Laurent, Jr. Will Face his Fourth Pro Fight March 29

Undefeated V.I. heavyweight boxer Clayton Laurent, Jr. will face his fourth professional fight March 29, when he takes on German Garcia in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico.

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