CNN Mainsail Features Dorade January 11, 2018 - CNN MainSail features Dorade and the Rolex Sydney Hobart in its latest show, released today. Fast forward to 9 minutes for the feature: “There have been plenty of classic yachts that have participated in the Sydney Hobart Race. The oldest boat at the time of competition is thought to have been 82 […]
Dorade Takes Second in its Divisions at Rolex Sydney Hobart December 31, 2017 - The 86-year-old Sparkman & Stephens classic yacht Dorade finished second place in two divisions (IRC Division 4/ORCi Div 4), in the formidable Rolex Sydney Hobart Race this week. The 628-mile race, which started December 26, 2017, is often described as one of the most challenging ocean races in the world. […]
DORADE Finishes Sydney-Hobart Race December 30, 2017 - On December 29, 2017 at 7:37 p.m. — local time in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia — Dorade finished the Rolex Sydney-Hobart Race, taking second place in both its divisions (IRC Division 4/ORCi Div 4), ahead of many other boats a fraction of its age. (Elapsed Time: three days, six hours, 38 minutes) […]
Dorade Dockside in Sydney December 26, 2017 - Dorade is approximately 100 miles into racing in the Rolex Sydney Hobart. Here are some photos from dockside in Sydney earlier today.
Sydney-Hobart Race: How to Follow December 24, 2017 - On Boxing Day (December 26) Dorade leaves on the formidable Rolex Sydney Hobart Race out of Sydney, Australia. The 600+mile race marks the final event in the team’s “Dorade Down Under” campaign, which kicked off earlier this year. “Matt and I have been down here in Sydney for a few days […]
The Australian: Sydney-Hobart: History made in sailpast of the century December 24, 2017 - By DD MCNICOLL Yachting history was made on Sydney Harbour yesterday morning when four yachts designed by the legendary American Olin Stephens for his design firm Sparkman and Stephens, but from vastly different eras, came together for the first time. Ranging in size from a huge, 45-tonne, 73-foot maxi yacht to […]