Atalante, by Claasen Shipyards: Gallery

“Spin the boat on a sixpence.” That was among the requirements of the owner of Atalante in commissioning this sailing superyacht from Claasen Shipyards and Hoek Design. The first Truly Classic 127, she’s intended for regatta racing as much as nimble, comfortable cruising with family and friends. Having owned a Truly Classic 90, Atalante’s owner Continue reading

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Sea Trials for Sailing Yacht A

Hours after her third mast was fitted, sailing yacht A set out for what seems to be her first sea trials. Sailing yacht A was spotted under tow departing the ADM Kiel shipyard (a sister company of Nobiskrug) today. This comes following her final mast being fitted over the weekend. In fact, all three masts were Continue reading

Wave 38, Admiral Sail by Philippe Briand

The Admiral brand of The Italian Sea Group is in the early engineering stages of a sailing superyacht being termed a Wave 38 model, pictured here. She’s designed by Philippe Briand, marking the first collaboration between the builder and the designer. The Wave 38 also marks the first Admiral Sail yacht to be entirely constructed of aluminum. Continue reading