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The Superyacht Cup Palma Returns in June

One of the longest-running megayacht races kicks off again next month, with a sold-out field of competitors. The Superyacht Cup Palma is celebrating its 17th anniversary, and it promises to make history for a few reasons. From June 19 to 22, 19 yachts, ranging from classics to modern-day beauties, will vie for bragging rights in […]

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Action From The Superyacht Cup Cowes

PHOTO: Claire Matches

The Superyacht Cup Cowes went off in “quite testing conditions,” in the words of one competitor, earlier this month. But it also went off with the largest number of megayachts competing against each other that the UK has ever seen. Eleven yachts, including racing-circuit favorite Athos, Leopard 3 (pictured), and the newly delivered Hamilton, faced […]

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Superyacht Cup Palma 2010 Open for Entries

Half down, half to go: Only about a dozen entry slots are left for the 15th-annual The Superyacht Cup Palma. Held in the same location as last year, the race takes place June 23 to 26. Twenty-five megayachts, ranging from racers to cruisers, are expected to furl their sails and compete for bragging rights. They’ll […]

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New Dates for The Superyacht Cup

For the past three years, Antigua has hosted The Superyacht Cup race in mid-December. While there’s typically been a strong turnout, in speaking with the owners and crew of a few megayachts, the organizers decided to move the dates to the end of January. Why mess with success? Chances are the change will actually spur […]

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New Superyacht Cup for the Olympics

The annual series of regattas known as The Superyacht Cup is coming to Cowes (above)—in three years’ time, just prior to the start of the 2012 London Olympics. Organized in conjunction with the Royal Yacht Squadron, The Superyacht Cup 2012, as it’s being called, will take place July 22 to 25 and is open to […]

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