NYYC Annual Regatta

July 19, 2024

Team Dorade sailed in two regattas at the beginning of June in Newport, and our favorite 94-year-old yawl earned silverware in both events.

June 24, 2023

Opening the 2023 season with a win in the shortened Around the Island Race, Dorade went on to finish a close second in the buoy racing portion of the regatta
Dorade Sparkman & Stephens yawl New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta

June 22, 2021

Victory in the country's oldest regatta was sweet but simply sailing Dorade with a crew of long-time friends was even sweeter.
Dorade Sonny Nirvana New York Yacht Club 165th Annual Regatta

June 18, 2019

Strong winds provided Team Dorade with a full workout over three days in their season-opening regatta.

October 4, 2016

The Dorade team, led by owners Matt Brooks and Pam Rorke Levy, had a busy and successful racing season this year, competing in some of the most esteemed regattas in the northeast. The 52-foot yawl finished on the podium in all nine events; winning its class at the Eggemoggin Reach Regatta and the Marblehead Corinthian […]

June 11, 2016

Dorade and the rest of the Classics Class at the NYYC Annual Regatta presented by Rolex kicked off the weekend with a coastal race on Narragansett Bay today. “Today we were up the bay,” said Dorade Boat Captain Rasmus “Razz” Bregenhoj. “The start was at Halfway Rock and then there was a small beat up […]

June 10, 2016

Dorade wrapped up the Around The Island Race portion of the NYYC Annual Regatta presented by Rolex today. The 19-mile course took the team and the rest of the fleet around Conanicut Island in Narragansett Bay. Though the day started with a strong northwest breeze (between 10 and 15 knots), about three quarters of the […]

June 9, 2016

Dorade kicks off its 2016 racing season tomorrow with the NYYC Annual Regatta presented by Rolex. The boat is one of more than 150 expected to compete. The event will feature a race around Conanicut Island on Friday, followed by two days of buoy racing, all of which will take place on Narragansett Bay and […]

December 22, 2012

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 […]