Rod Stephens spent time on board helming for the early season regattas.
‘Stormy’ won the Transatlantic Race from Newport to Bergen in 1935 and then went on to win the Fastnet.
…”a better design would be impossible to achieve!” – John Alden.
She was restored in 2001 at Cantieri dell’Argentario.
More on the yacht’s website.
|Designer:||Olin J Stephens|
|Type of Boat:||S&S Yawl|
|Built By:||Henry B Nevins Yard - City Island, NY,USA|
|LOA m / ft:||16.42m / 53' 11|
|LOD m / ft:||16.42m / 53' 11|
|LWL m / ft:||12.08m / 39' 9"|
|Beam m / ft:||3.81m / 12' 6"|
|Draft m / ft:||2.41m / 7'10"|
|Sail Stats||Sail area: 1,322 sq. ft. Sail No. 115|
|Displacement: 20 tons.|