The South Grenada Regatta 2013 (SGR) was officially launched last week by the Hon. Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation & Culture George Vincent. The Launch marks the build up to the next SGR being the 5th edition that takes place 20th to 24th February 2013, at Le Phare Bleu Marina & Boutique Hotel.
During the Launch Drinks Reception held at Le Phare Bleu, the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners of the SGR T-shirt Design Contest were announced. The winning designer, Mr. Charles Livonne, received prize money of $1500 plus four of the ‘hot off the press t-shirts’. 2nd place designer Lisa Herrera, received $1000 and 3rd place designer was awarded to Debbie Jardine winning $500.
This was the third T-shirt Design Contest and it proved very competitive. The winning T-shirt design was selected through a voting process by the Regattas Gold Sponsors who are: Netherlands Insurance, Westerhall Estate Limited, North South Wines, Real Value IGA Supermarket, Island Water World, Grenada Board of Tourism, The Moorings & Sunsail and Le Phare Bleu Marina & Boutique Hotel. Plus the Silver Sponsors, who are: Budget Marine, Wiremans House & ACDC, Turbulence and Carib.