Classic Sailor

By Mike McCue | Sailing the way it used to be.

J Class World Championship Repeats History

The first-ever J Class World Championship pitted six of the finest historic superyachts against each other.<p>With their majestic sails billowed, six …


J Class Worlds at Newport, Rhode Island day 4

Patience rewarded as seconds separate contenders


Photos: J Class World Championship Day 5

World Championship

A Classic Celebration

Nelsons Dockyard was the quintessential venue for Antigua’s 30th Classic Regatta. Nearly 50 vessels sailed in flying flags from Canada, Germany, the …


Rumregatta Flensburg 2017 - Lieber heil und zweiter als kaputt und breiter

Blitzen – the 1938 Olin Stephens design that was the grand prix boat of the day

<b>How one owner resurrected an 80-year-old classic racing yacht.</b>Olin Stephens was just 30 years old when <i>Blitzen</i> was launched in 1938, following in the …


Video tour of Adventuress, the glorious 83ft Fife-designed 1924 schooner

<b>Take a walk through the stunning interior of restored 83ft Fife schooner Adventuress</b>The lovely William Fife-design schooner Adventuress is one of the …


Charting a course: Vintage vessels ready for yacht race

St John's, Antigua<p><b>"It's like a Stradivari violin - you have to know how to play her," Gerald Rainier says of his 90-year-old classic yacht Mary Rose.</b><p>The vessel's exquisite craftsmanship is not the only parallel with the distinguished instrument. Every inch of the 65ft (20m) vintage schooner is a …


Welcoming back Elena of London to Antigua this year.

Régates Royales de Cannes 2016 Bonne journée avec SeaMages :-)

How the schooner America won the first America's Cup

<b>Adrian Morgan admires the great gamble – and the gambler's luck – that won the £100 Cup – the race that became the first event in the America's …


Video exclusive: what it’s like to sail the iconic J Class Endeavour

<b>Toby Hodges had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to sail the 1934-built J Class Endeavour. Join us onboard during sailing and have a look at the</b> …


Biggest J Class Yacht Ever Launched

Svea, which at 143 feet is the largest J Class yacht ever built, has been completed by Vitters of Zwartsluis, Netherlands, and has just arrived in …



Fairlie 55 - Video


The Best of Chronos & Regatta

Ngataki Classic Yacht Race

Cornubia – Pilot Cutter

Sailing and Motor Yachts

Shamrock V,Cambria and Mariquita