Add Voiles Victory To Orion's Belt

News brief, 6/4/07

Over the weekend, nearly 50 boats competed in Les Voiles d'Antibes, the annual classic yacht regatta held in Antibes, France. The 150-foot Camper & Nicholson-designed Orion took first in the Big Boat division, followed by Mariquita and Lulworth. Winners of the three Vintage divisions were the 107-year-old gaff rig cutter Bona Fide, the Sparkman & Stephens-designed Sirius, and the Nicholas Potter-designed Amorita.Les Voiles d'Antibes is the opening event of the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge Circuit, which includes buoy racing in locations such as Porto Santo Stefano, Italy, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, Porto Rotondo, Italy, and Cannes, France, and distance races between each venue.For complete results from Les Voiles d'Antibes, click here.