Sailing is serious sport in Anguilla.
Major races are held during the holidays including carnival. Builders spend months preparing boats for the next season. Many people place wagers on their favorite boats.
Here the master craftsman Bullet reworks a sailboat for the next season.
These sleek open hulled boats are works of art. The hulls are slipper smooth with a high gloss finish. This is the Stinger.
Each sailboat carries a large crew and heavy ballast that is shifted according to the conditions for maximum speed.
Some boats waiting for the next big race.