Dorade1 Winners in Cannes October 16, 2014 - Photos of Dorade Crew with the 1st place trophy. Cannes 2014. Photos courtesy of Don Verhees.
Not such a nice day at the office Not such a nice day at the office October 13, 2014 - So as soon as the team leave town after 3 days of sunshine and light airs sailing during Les Voiles all hell breaks loose. The weather gods have not been smiling on the south of France as we wait for the opportunity to depart for Genoa. Fingers crossed next week […]
image1 A fabulous end to a successful Med season October 6, 2014 - All the way back in July, Dorade was lowered into the Mediterranean Sea from on board the ship that carried her across from Bermuda. After emerging from her new paint job in Palma none of us knew what we might come up against in the series of Med regattas we […]
Crew Breakfast at Cannes Crew breakfast at Cannes October 3, 2014 - Photo courtesy of Jean-Pierre NICOL
image2 From Cannes to St. Tropez October 2, 2014 - It seems to be a theme of our Mediterranean racing circuit that day one of each event is cancelled due to high winds. Corsica, Cannes and now St Tropez have all suffered the same fate. We all want to be out on the race course, it’s what we love to […]
Cover Title: Who wore it best? September 24, 2014 - Despite the first day of racing here at the Regattes Royal in Cannes being cancelled due to strong wind conditions, the Dorade team were informed by our neighbours that we had most definitely won the hors d’oeuvres competition. What started as a tradition during the transpac, the early evening cocktail […]