Berthon News

C60-002 BEING LAUNCHED in Finland

  • Published by Jennifer Stewart
  • November 16, 2017

Expect to see this new cat on this side of the Atlantic shortly.   She will be at various regattas, and we are hearing, may also be available for charter.    Having been to the factory in September, and seen the way the she was built, it is definitely up for world wide sailing and exploration.   …

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2017 New York Yacht Club Annual Awards Ceremony

  • Published by Jennifer Stewart
  • November 16, 2017

Very exciting night for Bill Rudkin and Arthur Santry at the NYYC Annual Awards Dinner & Ceremony on November 9th.   This black tie event was held in the wonderful model room at 44th Street in NYC.  Bill has been Manager/Tactician on board TEMPTATION,  a Jason Ker 50′ IRC racing yacht since 2012. TEMPTATION was awarded …

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YachtingAid Global needs your help

  • Published by Jennifer Stewart
  • November 8, 2017

The yachting community is pulling together to help in our own way those of our friends who are struggling with every day life in the Caribbean after the hurricanes.    If you have a friend who has a boat,and is willing to take additional supplies on board, it would be a huge.    The website is: www.yachtaidglobal.org …

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Cruising Dogs

  • Published by Jennifer Stewart
  • November 7, 2017

It seems that the Berthon Winter Magazine is inspiring our friends to send in photos of their cruising dogs.    These two fine looking labs cruise Seattle North, and as the owner says, the hardest part is keeping them in the boat or the dinghy!     Why is that not a surprise to those of us who …

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Swan 65 is Hurricane Victim

  • Published by Jennifer Stewart
  • November 3, 2017

This was seen on the docks in Puerto Rico, GACELA a Swan 65, which was apparently resting on top of two other boats.   Taken by a Swan 53 owner, who does not know how his boat was so lucky, was on land, and all the boats around it lost rigs or fell over, but his …

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