Virgin Islands Shipping Registry
Release Date:
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 - 4:40pm

The public, participants, boat owners, and mariners are advised to exercise caution and adhere to all safety measures during this year’s Poker Run on May 27.

 There will be various water sports activities including swimming, snorkeling, paddle boarding, diving, surfing, and kite surfing. Persons are therefore asked to strictly observe the safety measures to avoid any accident or incident.

Persons can access more information on the Virgin Islands Shipping Registry’s safety alert by visiting the Virgin Islands Shipping Registry’s page on www.bvi.gov.vg, or by using the following direct link – http://bvi.gov.vg/sites/default/files/resources/poker_run_2018_safety_alert.pdf

For more information, contact the Virgin Islands Shipping Registry via telephone at 468-2902.


Bria Smith

Information Officer II
Department of Information and Public Relations (GIS)
Telephone: 468-2747
Email: BriaSmith@gov.vg