- Southern Ireland and Channel Coasts (Bordeaux to
Boulogne-sur-mer) and the Mediterranean 'Classic' circuit
from Monaco to St. Tropez 2005.
designed and built for racing by an an Irishman, Thomas
Burrows, she enjoyed many notable successes in regattas
around the English and European coasts. She has competed
with success against 'Pen Duick' (ex "Yum" and
other Vintage yachts still 'on the circuit' today.
for Corporate Day Charter or private Regatta entry this
'Balls-out' day-racing yacht demands active participation
from every person aboard - there are no 'free lunches' here!
This yacht, when sailed well, excels and, in the final day
of the "Voiles de St. Tropez 2004", was only
beaten for 'Line Honours' by "Mariquita", a much
larger yacht, from the same stable of William Fife III, yet
"NAN" won on handicap by a handsome margin.
without the latest in winches (the only winch available is
for the anchor!) "Nan" demands skill and
than anything; we can supply the knowledge to win races with
her yet it is the ultimate in team-building - the knowledge
is no good without the strength so everyone has a part to
play in getting the utmost from this vintage racer. If you
can supply a suitably qualified Captain then we stand back
to advise and assist giving you the ultimate chance to win
in a 'Classic Med. regatta' through your own efforts in one
of the 'Ultimate Racing Machines' of the 19th century! If
you have ever dreamed of having a genuine antique at your
fingertips there are few more qualified. Completely restored
to almost original specifications in 1999 and 2000
"Nan" has been enjoying success in one regatta or
another every year since.
for Day-racing against "Wayward" (another of 'our'
yachts) or just for the sheer pleasure in cruising along the
coast from harbour to harbour this yacht is a genuine 'head
turner' and great fun to be aboard! The numerous 'Classic'
and 'Old Gaffer' regattas around the North coasts of Europe
Depth, Log. Garmin GPS
guests in one cabin, 3 crew
on this yacht!