As the festive season approaches many of the Med-based classics are in active refit mode pulling rigs and adding accelerator to their varnish as the temperature drops away. Mallorca based rigging company TEC (Trabajos en Cabos) have been in full swing and have recently pulled three towering gaff cutter masts, 2 from the drawing board […]
Angelita, the 8mJI with a canoe stern, has recently stepped her mast after an overhaul to her standing and running rigging, that included the mast fittings, by Trabajos en Cabos (TEC) Rigging based in Palma de Mallorca. She is now eager for the next regatta…..
Follow a Polish restoration on the yacht Wielkopolska. She is a 54′ bermudan ketch from 1962 and judging by the restoration photos she is coming back to life with quality and precision.
This winter has been one of the busiest in recent times for classics surrounding the Astilleros shipyard-facility at the centre of Palma’s busy yachting port. Well known for building ‘Jessica’, now Adix, in 1984 and in more recent times synonymous with the black hulled 1927 Camper & Nicholson 3-masted Schooner, Creole, that lies alongside for […]
Sold over the winter and now under American ownership the beautiful 1935 built Fife yawl Latifa went back in the water yesterday in Le Grazie, Italy. She boasts a new paint job and now prepares for some summer cruising in the Mediterranean before embarking on the first stage of a Round the World trip.