First Caribbean Facility to Gain RYA Accreditation

The Royal BVI Yacht Club Watersports Centre (RBVIYCWC) on Tortola, British Virgin Islands, has become the first Caribbean-based sailing facility to earn the status of a Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Recognised Teaching Establishment (RTE) for the National Sailing Scheme (Dinghies and Keelboats) and Powerboat Handling. For more details and similar reports, log on to