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Aqua Cat bolsters corporate donations at BNT
June 12, 2015
Aqua Cat bolsters corporate donations at BNT

With 32 national parks to manage, the Bahamas National Trust (BNT) had a definite cause for celebration with a recent $35,000 donation from long time supporter Aqua Cat.

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March 25, 2015
Potter's Cay Dock Boat Show set for Easter Monday

Advancing the sloop sailing sport to bring awareness of a Bahamian tradition, the Ministry of Agriculture, Marine Resources and Local Government is sponsoring a one-day boat show in honor of Captain Emmett Munroe, a well-known boat captain, engineer and sloop sailing pioneer, who championed many sailing competitions over the last 40 years.

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Danny Strachan offers condolences on the passing of Captain Moxey
February 05, 2015
Danny Strachan offers condolences on the passing of Captain Moxey

The following is a note of condolence from the commodore of the National Family Island Regatta Danny Strachan on the passing of legendary sailor and boat builder Captain Edgar Moxey.

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October 01, 2014
The Whitty K dominated sailing in Rock Sound

The Whitty K dominated all competition this past weekend, as the inaugural "King" Eric Gibson Regatta that was held in Rock Sound, Eleuthera, concluded.
The boat won all four races in impressive fashion, adding to what was an already dominant year for the crew in its division.
"In the first race, we beat them by three minutes and 18 seconds. In the second race, we won by five minutes and 45 second...

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May 29, 2014
Stay active to fight off depression and worry

"Those who do not know how to fight worry, die young."
- Dr. Alexis Carrel.
Leon Shimkins, a guiding force at Simon & Schuster publishers, became a leading American businessman when he advanced a strategy, gleaned from popular lecturer Dale Carnegie, to declare war against worry.
In his own words: "For 15 years I spent almost half of every business day holding conferences, discussing problems. We...

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BASRA Enlists Palm Cay Marina as New Outpost
November 01, 2013
BASRA Enlists Palm Cay Marina as New Outpost

Bahamas Air Sea Rescue Association (BASRA) recently selected Palm Cay to become the first outpost established on the southeastern part of New Providence...

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Thomas finally qualifies for World Championships
July 23, 2013
Thomas finally qualifies for World Championships

The commodore of the National Family Island Regatta, Danny Strachan, said that on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the regatta, and the 40th anniversary of The Bahamas' independence, the regatta committee wishes, again, to acknowledge the continuing existence of a Bahamian sailing icon in the regatta mix.

Commodore Strachan recently expressed special appreciation to Sir Durward Knowles f...

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Regatta commodore salutes Sir Durward's contributions
July 23, 2013
Regatta commodore salutes Sir Durward's contributions

The commodore of the National Family Island Regatta, Danny Strachan, said that on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the regatta, and the 40th anniversary of The Bahamas' independence, the regatta committee wishes, again, to acknowledge the continuing existence of a Bahamian sailing icon in the regatta mix.

Commodore Strachan recently expressed special appreciation to Sir Durward Knowles f...

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April 25, 2013
Palm Cay Hosts 'Mind Blowing' Event

The Palm Cay development in eastern New Providence saw an unprecedented outpouring of support from the real estate community yesterday while formally presenting its master plan. As exclusively revealed by Guardian Business last month, the oceanfront project has embarked on an ambitious relaunch of...

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February 25, 2013
Gibson Captures Valentines Sculling Title

Nassau, The Bahamas - Builder and sculling crafter Sheldon Gibson captured the second annual St Valentine's Day Massacre Regatta sculling championship last Sunday in Nassau. Gibson not only teaches others to sail but actually built the sculling crafts for the owner of the truly Bahamian brewery.

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