Caribbean Tourism

Golf & Other Sports in Sint Maarten

Golf

There is an 18-hole championship golf course at Mullet Bay Resort, which stretches along the shores of Mullet Pond and Simpson Bay Lagoon.


Tennis

All the large hotels have tennis courts, many of which are lit for night play, but check availability.

Running

Organized by the Road Runners Club, St Maarten, with a fun run of 5-10 kilometres every Wednesday at 1730 and Sunday at 1830, starting from the Pelican Resort & Casino car park. On Sunday at 0700 there are two 20 kilometres runs. There are monthly races with prizes and an annual relay race around the island to relive the legendary race between the Dutch and the French when they divided the island. Contact Dr Fritz Bus at the Back Street Clinic or Malcolm Maidwell of El Tigre, T44309/22167.

Horse Riding

Crazy Acres Riding Centre takes groups horseriding every weekday morning at 0900 from the Wathey Estate, Cole Bay, to Cay Bay, where horses and riders can swim, T42793. Make reservations two days in advance. Beach riding is also available on the French side.


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