SOURCE: The Moorings

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January 21, 2010 11:07 ET

The Moorings Sponsors the 2010 BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival Presented by Nanny Cay Marina

CLEARWATER, FL--(Marketwire - January 21, 2010) - The Moorings announces its renewed sponsorship of the 39th annual BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival, March 29 - April 4, 2010, at Nanny Cay Marina & Resort in Tortola, British Virgin Islands.

Whether attendees race, cruise, practice or party, this 7-day event is sure to please all! The festivities begin Monday night with a welcome party; then the 4-day Sailing Festival commences with destination cruising and swift open-water racing from Nanny Cay down Sir Frances Drake Channel to Bitter End Yacht Club. With crews and spectators all warmed up, the BVI Spring Regatta hits full swing on Friday with a weekend of hot Caribbean racing across 17 classes. Plus, a class has been added for the BVI Windsurfing Championship, which will be hosted by and run concurrently with the BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival!

Cheryl Powell, Chief Operating Officer of The Moorings, remarked, "The Moorings is pleased to have sponsored the BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival for over 10 years, and be involved with this celebrated event. As Gold Sponsors, we're providing yachts for racers to charter, plus two Moorings catamarans for the BVI Spring Regatta Committee. An exciting time for sailors and spectators, this week always produces great stories and memorable experiences that keep attendees coming back."

The Moorings will be providing yachts from their top-notch fleet of 32' to 54' monohulls and 40' to 47' catamarans with special regatta prices ranging from $435* per day plus racing package. If racing a Moorings 51.5, charterers SAVE 10%* when booking by February 12, 2010! Review our Regatta Event details and call 888-952-8420 to reserve your yacht!

* New bookings only of 5+ days. Subject to availability. Applies to charter cost of Moorings 51.5 Club. Price based on a 4-passenger Moorings 32.2 Club, and only includes the yacht charter cost. Rates subject to change without notice.

Editors Note: As the world's premier yacht charter company, The Moorings has delivered unmatched quality, service and attention to detail since 1969. Sail-it-yourself bareboat, power, and crewed yacht charters with captain and chef are available. The Moorings is owned by TUI Travel, PLC, one of the largest and most successful travel and tourism companies in the world. Trust in TUI: Your vacation is in safe hands.

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