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Racing under the Caribbean Sun

As the Mediterranean nights start getting noticeably cooler and the days shorter, what better, then to look forward to some warm, winter sun? And why not make it even more exciting by going regatta racing!! Yachtsmen and celebrities alike converge … Read More

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New Wave Charter

A luxury yacht offers guests the ultimate in flexibility, exclusivity and privacy. Beyond that, they present the opportunity to explore the coastlines of the world in luxury and at one’s own leisure. Yet, it doesn’t always have to be champagne … Read More

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This year had 36 yachts racing in 4 different classes, the Grand Dames, Mademoiselles, Gazelles and J Class.  Salute, the largest Perini sloop with a 73 meter rig and Unfurled, winner of the Gazelle class, both hosted a Y.CO sales … Read More

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Postcard from… Virgin Gorda Superyacht Regatta

Virgin Gorda, 16 March 2013 Ever wanted to know how crew treat their yachts when guests aren’t on board? Welcome to the Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous . Here giants of the sea are raced to breaking point around … Read More

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Postcard from… St Maarten Heineken Regatta

St Martin, 23 February 2013 The French and the Dutch had 7,000 Caribbean islands to choose among. But so alluring was St Martin that they agreed to divide it in two. The French side of the island is discreet and … Read More

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Y.CO Caribbean Insiders Week 5… Grenada

In our latest blog series, Caribbean insiders give Y.CO the lowdown on their favourite tropical escape. This week, General Manager of Grenada’s Port Louis Marina, Glynn Thomas.   The State of Grenada is three Caribbean islands in one. The largest island, … Read More

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Elena returns to her original 1911 sail plan… #2

PART II – THE EVOLUTION As the legendary sailing yacht Elena was moved back up to the full original 1911 rig, I went to Sanremo shipyard to witness the new bowsprit being attached. I didn’t quite know what to expect, but … Read More

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Elena returns to her original 1911 sail plan… #1

PART I – THE IDEA SY Elena, an unforgettable blend of beauty and racing pedigree was built in 2009 to the exact specifications of the Herreshoff designed 1928 Trans-Atlantic race record holder. Drawer 146, Plan 24: was one of the … Read More