Sorceress Spins a Spell at Southern Wind Shipyard

Fitting that a sailing superyacht with a spellbinding name slipped into the water on an equally mesmerizing morning. As the photos here show, mist greeted Sorceress as she launched at Southern Wind Shipyard’s Cape Town facility. Sorceress is the first SW96, with an LOA of 96’1” (29.3 meters). She’s based on a concept from Nauta Continue reading


Baltic 142 Custom Among 3 Big New Builds

Don’t tell the Baltic Yachts team that sailing-yacht sales lag behind motoryacht sales. This year, it’s starting work on three new megayacht models. The biggest among them is a Baltic 142 Custom. As you might expect, the yacht is for a repeat customer. Unfortunately, Baltic Yachts cannot release renderings at this time. For perspective, though, Continue reading


Crossbow, by Southern Wind Shipyard

The flurry of summer superyacht deliveries continues. The owners of Crossbow are enjoying their inaugural season aboard their performance cruiser. Southern Wind Shipyard handed over the yacht this month. She’s the fifth delivery in its SW102 series, which comes in two configurations. One is a deck saloon. The other is a raised-saloon version. The 104-foot Continue reading