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18th Caribbean Laser Midwinter Regatta
Jan 17 - Jan 19
It marks the beginning of the calendar of Laser Sailboat Regattas in the Northern Hemisphere, and attracts the best sailors of the world to Cabarete, world capital of wind sports. It is a qualifier for the Summer Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and it’s the only annual regatta recognized in the Caribbean for points on the World Sailing organization ranking. More than 30 participants will compete in the one-person Laser class, with teams coming from Argentina, the Netherlands, United States, Canada, Germany, Australia and the Dominican Republic. The athletes will compete the categories of standard men, radial men and women. Event organized by Carib Wind Cabarete, the Dominican Sailing Federation and SeaPro Water Sports. Viva Wyndham Tangerine hotel is the tournament sponsor and host resort for the event. Locally, the event is being promoted as Viva Resorts Regatta.