Year: 1908 | Shipyard: W.Fife & Son
Naval Architect: William Fife III
Sailing Rig: Cotre Aurique | LOA: 15,5

“VIOLA was designed and built in 1908 by William FIFE III, and he described her as “fast and bonnie”.  VIOLA crossed 111 years through the caring hands of 14 “keepers”. In 2017 VIOLA and her “VIOLA lovers” crew won the prestigious “Monaco Classic Week Trophy”, she was named in 2017 and 2018  “Yacht of the year” by Yachting Classique publication, and in 2018 won les Voiles de Saint -Tropez in the “Fife Jubilee” class and the ROLEX Trophy”.

12th GYC Centenary Trophy

Trophy Giving Ceremony and dinner.


Alberto Almeida

Event Assistant

Event support, guest relation, PR coordination

Nina Onezhskaya

Club Administration & Communications

Boat registrations, RSVP, guest list, accounting (back office)

Jürg Kaufmann

Image documentation & Film

GYC and Centenary Trophy Official photographer

Cindy Schönrich

Managing Director

Overall management & marketing