NEWS 2020

Our first 20 years!

Friday 27 March 2020

Dear S&S Swan Association Members, and Friends,

the S&S Swan Association was founded in 2000, what did we do in ours first 20 years?

Here you are, this is a synthetic resume of what we did and what we now have, available and free:

We are now 620 Associated Members*, in five continents
We uploaded on our website a huge number of documents/files:
209 Thechnical Drawings (S&S/Nautor)
130 Articles  on S&S Swan
1,443 photos of S&S Swan
37 Documented restoration
18 Selected Shipyard** 
70 Original Manuals***
10 Technical Tips***
1 Rod Stephens book***
40 Member's Boats are for sale, directly by Owners
298 are the newsletters sent since 1st February 2008

If you think we can do more for you, and if you have copy of articles, drawings, letters to/from shipyard/Rod Stephens which are not online and would like to share these docs on Association website, we are absolutely happy to receive and upload all you can send!


* To be a Member of the S&S Swan Association you must be a S&S Swan Owner. Nautor built 823 Swan on S&S design, 42 have been lost, so we are 620, on a total of 782 surviving boats
** We only publish details of Shipyards suggested by Members. 
*** available only to Members

2020 Rolex Swan Cup

Monday 16 March 2020

2020 Rolex Swan Cup is already in our agenda!

Porto Cervo, Sardinia, 7 - 13 September 2020

We are going to have the dedicated S&S Swan Class at this regatta (which we hope will be as usual the most numerous of the Event), and this edition is the first one where we are introducing the "Rod & Olin Stephens Corinthian Trophy".

So far, participants are:

36/007 Josian, Eugenio Alphandery, from Italy
43/045 Magia II, Enrico Scopesi, from Italy
43/047 Kokkola, Vittorio Ghizzoni, from Italy
44/047 Solano, Cesar Chuffart, from France
44/060 Un Amour de Swan, Giandomenico Iannetti, from Italy
47/019 Walidada II, Jonathan Todhunter, from United Kingdom
47/069 Vanessa, Matteo&Julia Salamon, from Italy
48/038 Snow Wolf, Robert Nichols, from UK
65/003 Libelula, Placido Arango, from Spain
65/004 Venator, John Sims-Hilditch, from United Kingdom
65/005 Saida, Jurg Schneider, from Switzerland
65/021 Shirlaf, Giuseppe Puttini, from Italy

Notice of Race is online (please click on the link at the bottom here)