Classic

Classic Finn or potential fishing dinghy!

Two classic British Finns have recently been rediscovered, one saved from a life as a ‘potential fishing dinghy’

Solent Sunbeams – Surviving and thriving despite Covid-19

The historic Solent Sunbeam fleet, which boasts 97-year-old wooden keelboats through to brand-new GRP hulls, has experienced one of its best sailing seasons despite the shadow of Covid-19 and a late start to the season

Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez – It’s a kind of magic!

Wind, sun and the most beautiful classic and modern boats in the Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez Regatta

Hamble Classics Regatta – Breezy but Beautiful

Stormy weather did nothing to dampen enthusiasm at the 5th Hamble Classics Regatta hosted by the Royal Southern YC

Ernest Hemingway made this 38-foot sportfishing boat famous

Ernest Hemingway made Pilar, a 38-foot Wheeler sportfishing boat famous and now it’s being rebuilt

Hamble Classics Regatta open for ‘pre-entries’

The 5th Hamble Classics Regatta at the Royal Southern YC on 21-23 August is open for pre-entries in anticipation of a go-ahead if the recent easing of restrictions is being successful

Voiles de Saint-Tropez present a new regatta format

The organisers of the Voiles de Saint-Tropez intend to maintain what has made these regattas unique to the world for modern and classic boats

Hamble Classics 2020 to open for entries in June

The 5th Hamble Classics Regatta is programmed for 21-23 August at the Royal Southern Yacht Club and after much consideration will open for entries in June

Re-inventing the Solent Sunbeam

Ten years ago the first GRP Solent Sunbeam was added to this near 100 year old classic Fleet. Since that landmark launch day – 8 July 2010 – eleven new GRP Sunbeams have been built

US presidential yacht Sequoia arrives in Maine for rebuild

US presidential yacht Sequoia arrives in Maine for rebuild

9th Gstaad YC Centenary Trophy, ready to go

The 9th edition of the Gstaad Yacht Club Centenary Trophy, the regatta dedicated to boats 100 years and more of age is scheduled for Thursday, 3 October at the Voiles de Saint-Tropez

Solent Sunbeam ‘Dainty’ heads to Cannes and St Tropez

Bosham-based Peter Nicholson, owner of Solent Sunbeam ‘Dainty’ hull no. 1, sets off for the…