HIHO, The RaceMarch 14, 2012
HIHO isn't just a Caribbean clothing brand, it's also a world-renowned water sports adventure held here in the beautiful British Virgin Islands each summer. As a young windsurfer, I competed in the HIHO race for many many years, winning it in 1986.
The Highland Spring HIHO combines windsurfing, stand-up paddle boarding, and yacht racing into an action-packed week-long adventure. Living aboard captained catamarans provided by The Moorings, the world's largest charter boat company, participants compete in windsurfing or SUP classes alongside pro & amateur races from around the globe.
Highland Spring HIHO is as much fun for non-competing participants who can enjoy great sailing, the pristine beaches of the BVI and the nightly sponsored parties. Check out this video from last year's race...
We make sure the participants are looking good with swag bags full of HIHO gear. The race jersey is available for purchase here on our site. If this looks like something you'd enjoy, which I can almost guarantee, registration is still open for the 2012 race. We'll set sail from Tortola on July 1st. Join us, won't you?