Berthon News

EDGARTOWN AROUND THE ISLAND RACE

  • Published by Jennifer Stewart
  • July 29, 2015

Racing – there is always something.   On board GLISSE, the Swan 62, it was no different.   We had the start (we thought) until the main halyard blew, and 20 minutes later after the captain was up the rig, we chased the rest of the fleet right in to a hole on the backside of the …

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NEFERTITI AT THE CANNES BOAT SHOW

  • Published by Jennifer Stewart
  • July 22, 2015

The spectacular Swan 90 NEFERTITI will be on display at the Cannes Boat Show, September 8-15th, so mark your calendars!   If you would like an private appointment, contact Jennifer Stewart in our offices, and she would be happy to assist you.    The particular Swan 90 has been extremely successful in charter as well as private …

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Chicago Supermac: Najad 332 beats Volvo 60 !

  • Published by Alan Baines
  • July 21, 2015

The speedy Najad 332 ‘HOPE” , with its carbon rig, and a very well sorted crew led by Dr Michael Leland is quite the force to reckon with on Lake Michigan, and has been for quite a while now.   Last year it was first in class, first in division in the 2014 Chicago Mac.   …

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TransAtlantic Race

  • Published by Jennifer Stewart
  • July 17, 2015

Congratulations to our friends who have successfully completed the 2015 Trans-Atlantic Race.    Special congrats to Kyle Hubley on the Class 40 DRAGON.    Kyle purchased his own Class 40 through Berthon USA, but hopped on board DRAGON for the race.   Per the NYYC news: winning the unofficial doublehanded sub-division of the Class 40 was Michael Hennessy’s …

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SIRENA MARINE and the IYRS GALA

  • Published by Jennifer Stewart
  • July 17, 2015

It was quite a weekend for SIRENA MARINE.    Not only did we have the brand new off the ship Euphoria 54 as well as the Azuree 46 on display during the IYRS GALA, but we were also fortunate enough to have both designers sailing on their boats!!!   Rob Humphreys and German Frers thoroughly enjoyed the …

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