The 2011 Superyacht Cup regatta will take place in Palma from 22-25 June. So far, 16 yachts have registered already for the event including five yachts which will be their first time in this event.
Returning to defend their 2010 title is the 29m Tony Castro designed Jongert ‘Scorpione dei Mar’. Other past Cup competitors coming back to Palma in June include Ganesha (39m Dubois), Saudade (45m Tripp), Tenaz (39m Dubois), Drumfire (24m Hoek) and Gliss (35m Phillipe Briand)which won the 2009 Palma Superyacht Cup and returns this year under new ownership.
First-time entries to the event include two stunning modern classics, the 55m Adela built in 1995 by Pendennis Shipyard, and Marie, a 55m Hoek design launched last year by Vitters Shipyard in Holland. Other newcomers are Genevieve (37m Dubois), Nilaya (34m Reichel Pugh/Baltic Yachts), Nefertiti (27m, Nautor), and Heartbeat (35m Hoek).
See the official web site at www.thesuperyachtcup.com