Velsheda (center) won the day

Velsheda Wins at Royal Yacht Squadron Bicentenary Race

ALL PHOTOS: Paul Wyeth Three J-Class sailing superyachts set their sights on the Solent this week. As part of the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the UK’s Royal Yacht Squadron, Lionheart, Ranger, and Velsheda raced around the Isle of Wight. While Velsheda emerged victorious, spectators on land and on private boats were treated to quite Continue reading


Comanche vs. Rambler 88 at Les Voiles de St. Barth (VIDEO)

Even landlubbers who don’t follow professional yacht racing can’t help but get caught up in what’s going on in the Caribbean right now. There, during the annual Les Voiles de St. Barth, there’s a showdown between two superb super-maxis: Comanche and Rambler. As you may recall, the 100-foot (30.5-meter) Comanche was built by Hodgdon Yachts Continue reading