This is ”The Auld Mug” which was produced for the 50th anniversary of the Fastnet. Owners Matt Brooks and Pam Rorke Levy met Nick Palmer up in Vancouver last week when they were giving a presentation at the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club. A friend of Palmer’s, who is part of the Royal Ocean Racing Club, […]
Dorade Owners, Matt Brooks and Pam Rorke Levy, have gifted the Dorade Cup to the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) to be used as a perpetual trophy for future Rolex Fastnet Races. The Dorade Cup will first be presented at the 2017 Rolex Fastnet Prize Giving to the event’s leading classic yacht. Organized by the […]
The 46th edition of the biennial Rolex Fastnet Race marked the bicentenary anniversary of the Royal Yacht Squadron, as well as 90 years since the Royal Ocean Racing Club was founded, following the Fastnet’s first edition, in 1925. Dorade was one of the 365 yachts that competed in the prestigious race from Cowes to the […]
Read “A race of two halves – Rolex Fastnet Race 2015” in the November issue of Seahorse Magazine! click images below for PDF
Dorade was the covergirl for this October’s SAILING Magazine! Click image above to read the article.
We are so excited to be publishing the Spirit of Yachting “Rite of Passage” which highlights Rolex’s 2015 world-class events with a spotlight on the Rolex Fastnet Race. Watch the full video here and see interviews and footage of Dorade. Thank you Luca Ceccolini and the team over at IMG Media for such a beautiful […]
Dorade was featured in all three of the following CNN Mainsail episodes regarding the 2015 Rolex Fastnet Race: British Institution pulls off once in a lifetime event Iconic yacht club celebrates 200 years Inside the world’s most exclusive yacht club To view the individual videos, please follow the link below. Following the feature film, you will […]
with Stellar Performance in 2015 Rolex Fastnet Race Defying critics who said it couldn’t be done, Dorade has completed a four-year campaign to repeat all of the major ocean races she won in the 1930s, finishing up on the podium at the 2015 Rolex Fastnet Race, where she took second in IRC Class 4 and […]
The 2015 Rolex Fastnet Race Prizegiving in Plymouth, where the Dorade team took home the Iolaire Block, Coates Scholfield Trophy and The Sparkman & Stephens Trophy.