Classic - Stormy Weather
Vintage Classic YC opens new Mediterranean regatta series

The recently formed Vintage Classic Yacht Club is grouping five of the main French, Italian and Spanish classic regattas over this coming summer and beyond, with silverware up for grabs.

Cowes Classix Week - Solent Sunbeam
Cowes Classic Week – The rise and rise of the Solent Sunbeam

An impressive 22 Solent Sunbeams ventured from Chichester Harbour to Cowes Classic Week last week, the class’s largest turnout at the regatta since its inception in 2008

Antigua Classic Regatta 2019
2021 Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta is Cancelled

The Chairman of the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta, Carlo Falcone and the committee have decided to cancel the 2021 ACYR – Video Here

Butler built Finn Class K257
A Finn is not just for the Olympics

While restoration of all types and classes of sailing dinghies continues a pace, one particular treasure trove is the the British Finn class Association

Whisky Galore! But not a drop to drink

An 80-year-old bottle of whisky salvaged from the shipwreck that was the inspiration for the film Whisky Galore! has been deemed undrinkable

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