At the recent Annual Meeting and prize giving in New York City, Dorade was awarded the 2nd Place Trophy for the 2012 New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta, IRC VII. Dorade raced under the St. Francis Yacht Club burgee for the Regatta, which is her normal practice.
Dorade has now relocated to San Francisco to readied herself for the 2013 California to Hawaii Transpac Race. The Transpac Race is to start from the Long Beach area of Southern California on July 8th.
Dorade will be participating in both the Cabo Race and the Around-The-Islands Race in preparation for the Transpac Race.
The Transpac Race will be the 2nd repeat of historic early ocean racing career.that
In 1936, with James Flood and Myron Spaulding, Dorade won the Transpac Race, setting a record finish which stood for many years.