Dorade in California

After six and a half days on the road, Dorade arrived in Ventura, California earlier this month. The 52-foot yawl, which spent the winter months in

Dorade Launched for 2016 Season!

This morning at 8:30 a.m., Dorade was launched at Hinckley Yard in Portsmouth, R.I. The 52-foot Sparkman & Stephens yawl has been undergoing

Season Wrap Up

Where did the last five months go? It feels like just yesterday that we were in Newport with a hundred things to do before the Transatlantic Race. Working

RYS Bicentenary: Team STFYC

Dorade along with the rest of the St. Francis Yacht Club Team at the Royal Yacht Squadron for its Bicentenary International Regatta. Racing was cancelled

TR2015: July 11 Race Report

The last of these weather systems are over us now and have been for the past eight hours or so. The guys have all put in a huge effort to try and push

TR2015: July 4-6 Log

From: Boat Captain Ben Galloway Monday Morning, July 6, 2015 The day before yesterday (Saturday, July 4) was one of my most memorable days of sailing

Dorade Sets All-Time Speed Records

Rod and Olin Stephens' fastest recorded speed on Dorade in the 1931 Transatlantic Race was11.4 knots, set when their father, Rod Stephens, Sr., was

Transatlantic Countdown Day 8: Fun Fact

After the Rolex Fastnet in August, the 52-foot yawl Dorade will have sailed approximately 18,000 nautical miles in total during the Return to Blue Water