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Velsheda Victorious in The Superyacht Cup: VIDEO

Who says an 85-year-old can’t give the youth a run for their money? Velsheda, built in 1933, took The Superyacht Cup title over the weekend, narrowly edging out an 11-year-old. The 22nd edition of this regatta, the longest-running superyacht race in Europe, came down to the countback, in fact. Racing was just that close on Continue reading


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Superyacht Cup Palma Shaping Up Super Indeed

June 19 to 23 will see some serious racing—and serious fun—in Palma de Mallorca. The annual Superyacht Cup Palma spans those days. With three months to go, the longest-running superyacht race in Europe is nearly sold out. The Superyacht Cup, which also sees action in Antigua each year, started in Spain 22 years ago. During Continue reading


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Superyacht Cup Palma: Renewed, and New, Rivalries

Come June 21, The Superyacht Cup Palma kicks off once again. With 15 entries thus far, the annual four-day event is shaping up to be super competitive, too. It’s pitting brand-new deliveries against winners with reputations on the line. The newest of the new deliveries participating is Ribelle. She’s so new, in fact, that her Continue reading