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Adela

Adela

Yacht name: Adela
Length: 172 ft • 52 m
Year: 1903
Design: WC Storey
Builder: JG Fay • Southampton
Rebuilt: 1994 • Gerard Dykstra • Pendennis
Refit (lengthened): 2000 • German Frers • Pendennis

Photo: Monaco • 3 August 2006

Adela is a "big class" schooner, fore-runner of the J-class America's Cup class. She was rebuilt with a combination of traditional materials and modern technology, including cutting-edge lightweight sails, to produce an elegant and yet fast classic yacht. She left the Pendennis yard from her latest refit in May this year…
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