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Phaedo3 Wins 2015 New Year’s Eve Regatta

New Year's Eve Regatta Phaedo 3:Lloyd Thornberg and the winning team from Phaedo3, a record-setting MOD70 trimaran. Photo: Rosemond Gréaux

It was no surprise to anyone keeping an eye on Phaedo3, Lloyd Thornburg’s high-tech, high-speed MOD70 lime green racing trimaran (Michel Desjoyeaux’s ex-Foncia), that this speed demon won the 2015 New Year’s Eve Regatta in Saint Barth, setting race and …

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Saint Barthélemy 2013 New Year’s Eve Parade

Off the wind – the Melges 24 Crash Test skippered by Mowgli Fox of St. Barth’s Boost ‘n’ Sail sailing school, and Cielo, a 66FT custom sloop. Photography by Rosemond Gréaux

On December 31, 14 boats crossed the start line off Gustavia for the annual New Year’s Eve Parade, an informal regatta with staggered starts for a handicapped pursuit race. “It was a beautiful sail out there,” says Mark Del Giudice, …

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Cruising Guide to Saint Barth

Bucket boats at the dock in Gustavia. Photo: Rosemond Gréaux

The French island of St Barthélemy (St. Barth) has many ingredients that make it the perfect port of call, from unspoiled beaches with soft white sand to luxurious villas and intimate hotels. The island’s steep, rugged terrain has winding mountain …

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