It may be hard this year to get out and enjoy the racing, camaraderie and shore-side entertainment that make up these wonderful classic events we love to attend. It’s hard to see how 2 metre social distancing would be possible on board without having half the crew up the rig! I will try and keep […]
There will always be those who love classic boats just like there will always be people who love classic cars and old houses. Why? Well the simplest explanation is good taste! But there’s something more about a classic sailing yacht. You are going to indulge in the expense of some classic luxury in your life […]
After 21 Race Days, 10 Practice Days, 8 Travel days, Les Voiles de St Tropez, which took place the 26th September – 2nd October brought the “SPARTAN 2016 Mediterranean Campaign” by Alice Widdows Regatta Management to a close. For her first time ever racing in St Tropez Spartan took victory with a 1st in Class, […]
Panerai’s biennial classic regatta in Imperia has just wrapped up with a great show of over 70 boats and some fantastic sailing. There were three days of 8-12 knots with occasional fickle breeze to keep the crew on their toes, an unfortunate collision at the start of Day 3 and fireworks to top the spectacle. […]
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…..