Nilaya, owner IMA Member Philip Balcaen, wins second consecutive Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous
13th March 2017, Virgin Gorda
It is the second consecutive year and third time in the past four years that the 111-footer Nilaya has won the trophy at the seventh annual regatta presented by Italian brand Loro Piana and co-organized by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda and Boat In...
New 2017 events make for a full International Maxi Association Calendar
27 February, 2017
Another busy year lies ahead for the International Maxi Association, the body which for more than 30 years has represented the interests of maxi boat owners from around the world. The 2017 calendar, open to owners of all maxi boats (ie 60+ft LOA),...
RORC Caribbean 600: Bella Mente starts 2017 season with major victory
24 February 2017, Antigua
Bella Mente Racing, led by owner/driver Hap Fauth, launched its 2017 campaign season with a major victory this week, winning IRC Overall, CSA Overall and CSA 1 at the RORC Caribbean 600 in Antigua. The team took home the coveted RORC Caribbe...
RORC Caribbean 600: Epic win for Bella Mente
23 February 2017 - Day 4
The All-American Maxi72 battle in the RORC Caribbean 600 lived up to expectations with Hap Fauth's Bella Mente and George Sakellaris' Proteus enjoying an epic match race. The lead in the Maxi72s changed hands on seven occasions during the ...
RORC Caribbean 600: Rambler 88 takes Monohull Line Honours
22 February 2017, PM report
George David's American Maxi, Rambler 88 finished the 2017 RORC Caribbean 600 on Wednesday 22 February 2017 at 11 hrs 56 mins 17 secs AST taking Monohull Line Honours.
This year was George David's third line honours win in the RORC Ca...
RORC Caribbean 600: Multihull Line Honours for Phaedo 3
22 February 2017, Antigua
While the multihull race record was not broken this year, Phaedo3 and Maserati had an incredible 600 mile high-speed duel. Lloyd Thornburg's MOD70, Phaedo3 finished the 2017 RORC Caribbean 600 on Tuesday 21 February 2017 at 21 hrs 20 mins 46 s...