NEWS

LIONHEART Wins the America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta

June 16, 2017

J-Class LIONHEART Finishes First Followed By RANGER Coming in Second Her lines drawn in 1936, as part of Sparkman & Stephens’ development process for the Super-J RANGER, LIONHEART showed her winning form in Bermuda this week! With a scoreline of 4-1-2 out of the record-setting 6 boat fleet, LIONHEART finished a full 3 points ahead […]


12 Meter AMERICAN EAGLE Is On The Market

June 13, 2017

American Eagle, the iconic red 12 Meter helmed by Ted Turner, is on the market and looking to continue a long and storied racing and chartering career. A truly evocative boat credited with defining an entire generation of America’s Cup and Offshore sailing, she is seriously for sale to the discerning individual or party who wishes […]


S&S Designs Perform Well At Les Voiles d’Antibes 2017

June 7, 2017

Sparkman & Stephens Designs Came Away With Five Trophies This past weekend was the opening act of the Panerai Mediterranean Challenge series and what a weekend it was!! S&S Classics racing off of Antibes claimed a whole host of trophies for podium positions. Over four races in the azure waters off of Antibes, S&S boats […]


Two Classic S&S Designs Breathing New Life In Holland

May 12, 2017

Over the past few years, Sparkman & Stephens has been assisting in the new build of two classic S&S designs from over half a century ago. AVANTI  (Des. No. 85), one of the stable of classic ocean racers to come off of our boards in the 1930’s, enjoyed a very successful career of racing and […]


DORADE Headed For Rolex Sydney Hobart Race

April 20, 2017

VENTURA, CALIFORNIA (April 20, 2017) — Over the past 86 years, the iconic Sparkman & Stephens classic yacht Dorade has sailed hundreds of thousands of nautical miles across open water and won more ocean races than any other yacht in history.  This year marks yet another milestone for the legendary 52-foot yawl, as she and […]


SANTANA Wins Classic Boat Refit Award

April 7, 2017

Santana, S&S Design No. 59, was built by Wilmington Boat Works and launched in 1935. Once referred to by  Humphrey Bogart as the love of his life, Santana was extensively restored to her rightful glory by LMI and  East Passage Boatwright’s and re-launched in May of 2016. Click here to read the full article about […]