Pitting crews against each other is the fairest form of sailing competition. One-design racing, defined by clear rules, is synonymous with pure sport in yachting competitions. Boats are the same and it is all about strategy, tactics, crew work, and sailing technique. One-design racing is for sailors who really like competition and still enjoy sailing.
The Les Voiles de St Tropez is an unmissable event in the Mediterranean circuit. Playing host to no fewer than 4,000 sailors for 10 days and registering some 300 boats is a feat that the Société Nautique de Saint-Tropez pulls off in style each and every year to ensure the success of Les Voiles.
Two of the latest new models from Nautor’s Swan, the pure bluewater Swan 54 and the cutting-edge One Design ClubSwan 50 will be exhibited for the first time in US at the Annapolis Boat Show (5-9 October 2017 - Dock D).
The newly-formed ClubSwan Yachts division is moving forward with pace. An exciting project has just been launched, marking yet another milestone in Nautor’s Swan’s history of craftsmanship, innovation and technological advancement.
Late this afternoon the five ClubSwan 50s competing in the Nord Stream Race were beyond the half way stage of leg two from Copenhagen to Stockholm. At 420 miles this is the longest of the 2017 race’s four legs.
A record fleet of 31 Swan yachts from 12 nationalities have competed out of the waters of Palma during the 36 edition of the Copa del Rey MAPFRE regatta, where the impressive number of 138 boats set to line up carrying the national flags of 26 different countries.
The new Swan 95 LOT99 is a versatile, high performance yacht that combines superior cruising capabilities with the inimitable style and quality Nautor’s Swan is renowned for. Cutting-edge hull lines in elegant forms, sporting luxury and timeless class, such as only Frers and Nautor together know how.
The 8th edition of the iconic S&S Swan Rendezvous 2017 took place at Marina di Scarlino, the chic-purpose built Tuscan Marina Resort, from June 21st to the 24th.
18 Classic Swan yachts, from the renowned Swan 36 (the first model built by Nautor’s Swan), to the larger Swan 76, during 3 days of costal races, have shown their elegant yet timeless lines designed from 1966 to 1978 by Sparkman & Stephens studio.