Bass Island Race Recap Report October 20, 2017 - From Dorade Tactician Kevin Miller The Bass Island Race was the perfect event to get us acquainted with conditions Dorade is likely to encounter in the Sydney-Hobart Race. This 200-mile race is unique in that it starts at 7PM on a Friday with all boats, including the race committee boat, having their […]
IYRS School celebrates grand opening of Brooks Building October 17, 2017 - More than 150 people gathered Monday morning at the IYRS School of Technology and Trades on lower Thames Street to celebrate the grand opening of the newest building on campus, a $6 million two-story elevated building with 20,000 square feet of space. The Brooks Building will house classes for programs […]
Dorade Kicks off Bass Island Race October 13, 2017 - Dorade embarked on the Newcastle Bass Island Race today in Sydney, Australia. The 200 nautical mile race is a qualifying event to the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. Stay tuned for an update from the team following the race. Click here for more event details Photos from the team’s offshore […]
Dorade Wins Division at Gaffers Day Race October 10, 2017 - Dorade wrapped up the Gaffers Day Race this past Sunday (October 8) taking first place in the Bermudian 1 PurHC Division. See following update from team’s Tactician Kevin Miller. “The event was a huge success with several hundred people coming by to see the boat and many boats coming by […]
How to Help the Caribbean September 19, 2017 - The Caribbean holds such an important place in our team’s heart and our thoughts and condolences go out to all the islands that have been devastated by Hurricane Irma and now Maria. Click here for more information on how you can help get these beautiful places back on their feet. And […]
Dorade Takes the Podium in First Two Events of “Dorade Down Under” Campaign September 6, 2017 - HAMILTON ISLAND, AUSTRALIA (September 6, 2017) – The “Dorade Down Under” campaign is in full swing, and Dorade, the 86-year-old Sparkman & Stephens classic yacht, is proving yet again that age is just a number with the team taking podium finishes in the first two events of its five-race series off the […]