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6:00 am

VIGFC’s Annual Dolphin Derby

April 9 @ 6:00 am
Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club, Red Hook
St. Thomas,

The top prize in the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club’s (VIGFC) 22nd Annual Dolphin Derby is $25,000. New rules assure that both professional sports fishermen and weekend warriors have a fair shot at earning the Top Boat prize. The Best Boat award will be given to the vessel with the most dolphin by weight; ties will be broken by length. Up for grabs is a total of over $30,000 in cash and prizes. Fishing will begin with lines in the water at 6 a.m. All boats must pass ‘P’ dock at IGY American Yacht Harbor Marina by 4 p.m.  The Awards Dinner will take place at 6:30 p.m., Monday, April 10, at the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club, in Red Hook. Call or e-mail for information on entry costs and Captain's Meeting VIGFC.  

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7:00 am

Two-Person Bicycle Time Trial

April 9 @ 7:00 am
entrance to Ha’ Penny beach,

The Virgin Islands Cycling Federation (VICF) will host a Two-Person Time Trial at 7 a.m., Sunday, April 9.  Unlike other road races, two-person teams will be sent off at one-minute intervals to "race the clock." Cash prizes, called primes, will be awarded to the fastest team to reach the halfway-point on the course.  The 18-mile, out-and-back course will begin at the entrance to Ha' Penny, turnaround at the Divi Hotel and return.  Registration will open at 6:15 a.m. and close at 6:45 a.m. Helmets must be worn. 

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8:00 am
$5

Spring Fling Junior Triathlon

April 9 @ 8:00 am
Cramer’s Park, St. Croix,

The Virgin Islands Triathlon Federation (VITF) will hold an event for younger athletes.  This Spring Fling Junior Triathlon will be the fourth race out of five in the Junior Tri VI series.  The final race, a splash 'n dash, will be held on April 23 at Chenay Bay. The Spring Fling Triathlon is open to kids of all abilities, ages 5 to 15.  The distances of each leg of the race depend on the age category. Registration begins at 7 a.m. All participants will receive a free T-shirt, a goody bag and a finisher’s ribbon.  Medals will be awarded to the top male and female finishers in all four age groups.   The entry fee is $5 per child. Call if you need to reserve a helmet or bike.

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