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Designed by Sparkman & Stephens, the spectacular sailing yacht Dorade was originally launched in 1930 and influenced nearly all developments in yacht design for the next three decades. The Dorade yacht is well-known as “the mother of modern ocean racing yachts”, winning countless races. Sailing yacht Dorade wins class at Heineken Regatta Credit: Tim WrightThe luxury yacht Dorade was a hugely successful racer, winning the 1930 and 1932 Bermuda races, 1931 Transatlantic race – both line honors and overall – and the 1931 and 1933 Fastnet races overall. Dorade is the only yacht to win the triple crown of ocean racing: the Transatlantic Race, Fastnet Race and the TransPac Race, a record that stands unbroken to this day.Dorade is now racing in the Caribbean regattas in preparation... Read More
Photo by Andrew Clelland,?text by Maarten JanssenSuperyacht Sovereign at Simpson Bay, Sint MaartenBuilt in 1991 by Broward Marine, Sovereign can accommodate up to 12 guests in 6 cabins. Powered is provided by twin Detroit Diesel engines and the yacht has a cruising speed of 12 knots and a top speed of 18 knots. The yacht is currently for sale, asking $ 2,495,000 and she will be on display later this week at the Miami Boat... Read More
By Maarten Janssen, Photo by Pascal CoquilleSuperyacht Numptia arriving in Sint MaartenThe 70 metre superyacht Numptia?is?Italian shipyard Rossi Navi Yachts’ latest project to date. Designed by Tommaso Spadolini, she features a modern interior by designer Achille Salvagni. With a pure design scheme and the application of a closely matched colour palette, finished with subtle, unobtrusive lighting, a warm and welcoming atmosphere was created. We were onboard in the Caribbean in December, and our favourite spot on board was her unique top deck spa. A sauna, steam room and fully equipped gym area, are complimented by a fully fitted outdoor area with comfortable sunbeds. The yacht is available for charter with Burgess starting at € 490,000 per week. read our full feature on Numptia... Read More