NEWS

Refit Projects Are Underway

January 3, 2018

Sparkman & Stephens Designers are Hard at Work Preparing a Number of Fine Yachts for Their Return Next Spring It has been a busy Fall and Winter for refit and refurbishment projects and there will be a whole crop of boats looking extra beautiful come launch time in the Spring. A recently acquired Baltic 52 (#2544) […]


S&S Designs Perform Well in 2017 Rolex Sydney to Hobart Race

Starting on Boxing Day in the Southern Hemisphere as an annual tradition, 4 S&S Designs contested the Rolex Sydney to Hobart Race over the holiday period. Entered were the legendary DORADE (#0007) and KIALOA II (#1713), along with a Nautor Swan 65 named EVE  (#2110) and S&S 34 named KOMATSU AZZURO (#1959) rounding out the fleet. […]


Thinking About A Winter Refit?

November 17, 2017

Speak With A Naval Architect About Your Upcoming Project Now that our boats have found their way onto land for the winter it’s just the right time to begin preparing for next season. Have a regatta you would like to compete in? Making plans for an extended cruise or vacation? If you feel like your pride […]


It’s Time To Plan Your Winter Charter Adventures

November 14, 2017

S&S Brokers Are Standing By To Help You Plan Your Dream Get Away The first flakes have dropped here in New England, and everyone’s minds have started to turn south for the long chilly months ahead. Be it holiday getaways, school vacations, or a tropical regatta, there are seemingly endless reasons to escape winter’s grasp, charter […]


Fall Brokerage Report

November 9, 2017

With Boat Show Season Officially Underway S&S Brokers Have Been Busy Helping Clients Slip Into Their Dream Yachts   AUTUMN Jack Zacks was the buyer’s broker for this 2009 Outer Reef Raised Pilothouse 65. Jack and his clients started looking at boats back in June. The clients had previous experience cruising long distance aboard their […]


Summer 2017 New England Circuit Wrap Up

August 31, 2017

  Sail Martha’s Vineyard Regatta July 13 – 15, 2017 SANTANA and MAH JONG, fresh from stunning refits, mixed it up with seasoned classics SONNY and GENTIAN. Over the three days of competition S&S Designs proved stalwart and speedy through the extremely variable weather which saw waterspouts, gusty conditions, and even multiple dismastings!! When all […]