For many Ibiza is known as the clubbing island, for those who seek ground-breaking beats and uplifting tunes to propel them into Armageddon, or something along those lines. For those that are more akin with the Balearic Islands, Ibiza is recognised as the ‘White Island’ blessed with natural beauty that’s found throughout, especially at her […]
Ten days ago the Caribbean island of St Barths hosted the 22nd Bucket regatta with an impressive display of yachting’s elite. Epitomised with the unique view of 6 J-Class yachts and their towering black mainsails powering over the Atlantic swell. Their teams of professional crew venture to tame the beast whilst continuing to push it to the max…… […]
I couldn’t help having a little nose around this morning as I found myself in Porto Santo Stefano. The Spanish fort overlooks the old port and the picturesque bay where the cream of the Mediterranean classic scene flock once a year in June for the Argentario Sailing Week, part of the Panerai Classic Yacht Circuit. If you […]
The Urgency – An Historic Yacht In Peril On the tenth of January 2017 the Albert Strange Association (ASA) received notice that “The new Port Manager wants all ‘dead wood’ out.”, and that includes Tally Ho. By 13th February 2017. Fortunately with huge help from our relatively local ASA member Pat Kellis and with appropriate […]
Chubasco, the S&S bermudan yawl from 1939 is undergoing a refit before a planned Transpac in July this year.