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Capri - Mahon Milebuilder

Trip details

Creator Julie GaukrogerView
Type Milebuilding
Start date 19th May 2019
Finish date 22nd May 2019
Origin Capri, Italy
Destination Mahón, Spain
Description

Our 2019 racing season gets off to a spectacular start with the Rolex Capri Sailing Week.

We will be sailing from Capri following the Capri Race Week on 19 May to reach the Kira's home port in Menorca by 22 May. This is a great mile builder opportunity.

Kira is a 1972 Swan 55 yawl. Just 16 Swan 55s were built – Kira has hull number 009 – and all were designed by world famous naval architects Sparkman & Stephens, a name synonymous with performance and racing prowess. This beautiful classic is a proven race yacht having sailed around the world and raced in events on the West coast of America, the Far East, the Mediterranean and the UK.

Don’t let the word “classic” fool you. In 2016, Kira has undergone a total refit with new masts, rigging and sails. Kira also has the latest in technology with a full Garmin navigation set up. Safety of course is our number one priority and Kira is an MCA Cat 0 yacht which means she has been approved as a commercial sailing vessel with the very latest in safety equipment and able to withstand the toughest conditions. At the same time, we have retained as many of her beautiful original features as humanly possible.

This listing is for the milebuilder to Mahon, please see our other listing for the entire Capri Week.

Class IRC

Crew Wanted

Availability

6 of 6 berths available

Price

£600

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Trip boat

Name Kira
Total Berths 10
Home Port Mahón, Spain
Model Nautor Swan 55
Coded Yes
Area Category --