This morning the Bequia Youth Sailors headed True North …. to Bequia Marina where the Volvo Open 70 ‘True North’ was moored up, ready for their long awaited sail aboard this amazing racing yacht.
The yacht is now on its world tour to promote Dubai as the next hosting country for the Expo2020 and it called into St Vincent & the Grenadines as the 2nd stop in its itinerary, Barbados being the first. Continue reading →
True North, a Volvo Open 70 racing yacht that took part in the Round the World race in 2008-09, is coming to Bequia over New Year to promote Dubai as a candidate for the World Expo in 2020.
The yacht has been re-branded from its original ‘Green Dragon’ and is now sailing the world to help market and promote the World Expo. While she’s in St Vincent & the Grenadines she is offering the Bequia Youth Sailors the opportunity to go out sailing on this incredible yacht. Very different from the Optimists or Double Enders the young people here are used to.