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Viola 1908

#๐“๐ก๐ข๐ฌ๐ˆ๐ฌ๐‚๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐œ๐’๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐ข๐ง๐  Like her age, Viola 1908 has a long track of winnings, possibly because her designer William FIFE, predestined her to be โ€œfast and bonnieโ€. With a crew that masters incredibly her sails, that positions the Gaff Cutter to the a serious challenger to win the ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ๐ญ๐ก ๐‚๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ž๐ง๐š๐ซ๐ฒ ๐“๐ซ๐จ๐ฉ๐ก๐ฒ at Les Voiles! Are you

2023-09-13T14:00:19+02:00September 13th, 2023|

Oriole 1905

#๐“๐ก๐ข๐ฌ๐ˆ๐ฌ๐‚๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐œ๐’๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐ข๐ง๐  Oriole 1905 won the 5th Edition of the Centenary Trophy in 2015! The regatta is accustomed to delivering the kind of wins that remain in the memory as long as we can remember! What a win this one was! Oriole 1905, the Gaff Sloop centenarian designed by Nathanael Herreshoff is sailing ๐ข๐ง ๐’๐š๐ข๐ง๐ญ-๐“๐ซ๐จ๐ฉ๐ž๐ณ

2023-09-13T12:12:16+02:00September 13th, 2023|

Sky 1890

#๐“๐ก๐ข๐ฌ๐ˆ๐ฌ๐‚๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐œ๐’๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐ข๐ง๐  It's time to look at SKY! Considered a timeless sailing yacht, she hosted throughout her existence prominent personalities. But SKY is also a talented racing boat, that has competed in various regattas across the Mediterranean! She was designed and built by Thetis Ware in 1890 and underwent a refit that finished in 2018,

2023-09-13T12:07:10+02:00September 13th, 2023|

Nin 1913

#๐“๐ก๐ข๐ฌ๐ˆ๐ฌ๐‚๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐œ๐’๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐ข๐ง๐  How often does one encounter a floating monument?! Well, Nin was considered French Historic Monument in 2010 and she might be your chance to see one! She will be in the starting line of the presitigious ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฎ๐˜๐—ต ๐—š๐—ฌ๐—– ๐—–๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜† ๐—ง๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฝ๐—ต๐˜† ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—ข๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐Ÿฑ๐˜๐—ต ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฏ ๐—ถ๐—ป S๐—ฎ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜-๐—ง๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐˜‡! Nin is a magnificent 8M T Aurique

2023-09-13T11:56:15+02:00September 13th, 2023|

Chips 1913

#๐“๐ก๐ข๐ฌ๐ˆ๐ฌ๐‚๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐œ๐’๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐ข๐ง๐  The wonderful P Class CHIPS was originally designed and built in 1913 by W. Starling Burgess. She was subject to refit in 2013 but never lost the PClass racing resilience! It is with enthusiasm and joy that she will be among the centenarian fleet ๐ข๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐›๐š๐ฒ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐’๐š๐ข๐ง๐ญ-๐“๐ซ๐จ๐ฉ๐ž๐ณ competing for her first

2023-09-13T11:53:06+02:00September 13th, 2023|

Kismet 1898

#ThisIsClassicSailing After being "asleep" for decades, Kismet 1898 was waken-up by her current owner Richard Mathews. Designed and built by William Fiffe III this classic yacht never lost the opportunity for a good win! She won the 11th Edition of the prestigious ๐†๐˜๐‚ ๐‚๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ž๐ง๐š๐ซ๐ฒ ๐“๐ซ๐จ๐ฉ๐ก๐ฒ, and will be ๐ข๐ง ๐’๐š๐ข๐ง๐ญ-๐“๐ซ๐จ๐ฉ๐ž๐ณ ๐จ๐ง ๐Ž๐œ๐ญ๐จ๐›๐ž๐ซ ๐Ÿ“๐ญ๐ก ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‘

2023-09-13T11:33:57+02:00September 13th, 2023|

Corinthian 1911

#๐“๐ก๐ข๐ฌ๐ˆ๐ฌ๐‚๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐œ๐’๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐ข๐ง๐  The splendorous PClass Gaff Sloop Corinthian was designed by Nathaniel Hereshoff, and her building year was 1911. She is one of the magnificent P Class fleet ๐œ๐จ๐ฆ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐จ ๐’๐š๐ข๐ง๐ญ-๐“๐ซ๐จ๐ฉ๐ž๐ณ, attempting to win the prestigious ๐†๐˜๐‚ ๐‚๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ž๐ง๐š๐ซ๐ฒ ๐“๐ซ๐จ๐ฉ๐ก๐ฒ ๐จ๐ง ๐Ž๐œ๐ญ๐จ๐›๐ž๐ซ ๐Ÿ“๐ญ๐ก ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‘!โ›ต๐Ÿ ๐ŸŒŠ๐Ÿ–๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŒž๐Ÿ” @GYC GYCatTheSea @GYC @GYCCentenaryTrophy @juergkaufmann @JuergKaufmannPhotography @sailingregatta @classicregattas @classicyachtregatta @classicregatta @classicregattas

2023-09-13T11:22:00+02:00September 13th, 2023|

Silhouette 1910

#ThisIsClassicSailing Built by the famous shipyard Abeking and Rasmussen in 1910, Silhouette has been owned and skippered by the GYC Sailing Officer. The 8M Gaff Cutter designed by William Fiffe III will line up on ๐—ง๐—ต๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜†, ๐—ข๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐Ÿฑ๐˜๐—ต ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฏ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ฆ๐—ฎ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜-๐—ง๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐˜‡ as a strong challenger to perpetuate her name in the prestigious GYC Centenary

2023-09-13T11:06:42+02:00September 13th, 2023|

Gstaad Yacht Club Centenary Trophy, Save the Date: October 5, 2023, for the 12th edition

Gstaad Yacht Club Centenary Trophy, Save the Date: October 5, 2023, for the 12th edition Gstaad Yacht Club Centenary Trophy,Save the Date: October 5, 2023, for the 12th edition.ย Join us on Thursday, October 5th, 2023, in Saint-Tropez for the 12th edition of the Gstaad Yacht Club Centenary Trophy. As tradition dictates during Les Voiles

2023-09-22T12:17:32+02:00July 8th, 2023|

A beautiful evening for the 10th anniversary prize-giving

A beautiful evening for the 10th anniversary prize-giving At this year's Gstaad Yacht Club Centenary Trophy evening, the perpetual trophy created by Wakely and Wheeler in London in 1911 was handed over to Olympian (PClass - William Gardner, 1913) for her exciting victory. It is the third time that Olympian, skippered by

2021-10-10T11:35:57+02:00October 10th, 2021|
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