YCCS Members at Superyacht Cup Palma and European J/70 Championship
Porto Cervo, 25 June 2019. The Superyacht Cup Palma, reserved to sailing yachts over 24 metres in length, concluded on Saturday 22nd June. Three days of coastal racing in the bay of Palma de Mallorca saw the winners in each of the three divisions crowned, including YCCS Member Jurgen Focke whose J Class yacht “Topaz”, helmed by champion Peter Holmberg, took victory in Class B.
Also present were YCCS members Stuart Robinson, owner of the Swan82 “Stay Calm” and Thomas Bscher with the Wally “Open Season” which participated in the Loro Piana Superayacht Regatta in Porto Cervo just 10 days ago, following a year-long absence from the racing circuit.
The European J/70 championship begins this week in Malcesine, on Lake Garda where a fleet of 124 boats from 23 countries will race over five days. Flying the YCCS burgee will be Guillermo Parada, Mauro Roversi and Alberto Signorini.