CAP-HAITIEN — Five days before Cap-Haitien’s anniversary, Haiti’s Sailing Cup held the closing ceremony of its ninth edition on Aug. 11 at Fort Saint-Joseph, drawing hundreds of attendees.

Haiti’s Sailing Cup, a boat racing competition, started in June and will end on Aug. 14 before the city’s anniversary as per usual. About 25 teams took part in Haiti’s Sailing Cup, which also featured swimming races, a singing contest and more. 


Images of Haiti’s Sailing Cup’s closing ceremony at Fort Saint-Joseph.

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Onz Chery is a Haiti correspondent for The Haitian Times. Chery started his journalism career as a City College of New York student with The Campus. He later wrote for First Touch, local soccer leagues in New York and Elite Sports New York before joining The Haitian Times in 2019.

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