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The Claasen success story has also been driven by the ability to offer a truly customized approach to boat building. This is hugely appreciated by the growing number of proud Claasen owners, each of whom has been able to incorporate their own tastes and preferences into their custom yachts. 

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Acadia makes headlines in global media

Claasen Yachts recently delivered the 27.50-metre Acadia as the third in the Truly Classic 90 line.

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Proud Lionheart shines at St Barths Bucket regatta

A permanent fixture in the Caribbean yachting calendar, the St Barths Bucket is a who’s who of the world’s finest sailing boats. The 2017 edition, held from 16 to 19 March, was no exception: it was no accident that the fabulous Claasen-built super-J Lionheart was there, and the regatta turned out to be the largest single gathering of J-Class yachts seen to date.

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Our new Truly Classic 90 Acadia

The 27.50-metre Acadia has been delivered to her delighted owner. This elegant and luxurious yacht Truly Classic 90 from the boards of Hoek Design has been finished to the highest standard.

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See you at Boot Dusseldorf

Various senior members of the Claasen Shipyards crew will at the upcoming Boot Dusseldorf show as we kick 2017 off together in style. Our CEO Joachim Kieft would love to meet you at stand G07 in Hall 7A, where we will have a joint presentation with our friends from Vitters.

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Ready to race in style

While all Claasen owners have the option to spend plenty of time enjoying cruising their favourite destinations, many also commission their own superyacht in order to go racing.

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Atalante at the Superyacht Cup

Hosted in the vibrant city of Palma de Mallorca, the Superyacht Cup is Europe’s longest running superyacht regatta, its four days a permanent rendezvous on the calendar of the continent’s serious racers.

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The lion prepares to roar again

Claasen’s J-Class Lionheart is already looking forward to a busy season: the 43.40-metre racer’s schedule is a who’s who of the major regattas in the western hemisphere in 2017.

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Louise and the 600 miles

The ninth edition of the Royal Ocean Racing Club Caribbean 600 regatta will take off from Antigua on Monday 20 February 2017.

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Awesome Acadia almost complete

The third Truly Classic 90 Acadia is nearly ready to be unveiled to the world after a fine building process in close cooperation with her new owners.

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Claasen Classics shine in the Superyacht Cup

The 20th edition of the Superyacht Cup Palma has drawn to a close, with Claasen classics shining on the water, and in the prizegiving.

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Claasen yachts shine on the Bay of Palma

Day one of the 20th edition of the Superyacht Cup Palma saw Claasen yachts shine on the Bay of Palma. Truly Classic 127 Atalante lined up to race in Class B, in what is her second ever superyacht regatta, and her first outing since winning the World Superyacht Award for sailing yachts 30-39metres.

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Atalante wins World Superyacht Award

We are delighted to share that the Truly Classic 90 Atalante, launched last summer, has won the World Superyacht Award in the category Sailing Yachts 30m to 39.99m.

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Atalante to race in 2016 Loro Piana Caribbean for the first time

Claasen’s 2015 delivery, Atalante will join the 2016 Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous. At 38.8metres, her size is unprecedented among Claasen classic yachts; and it’s a feature which also makes her unprecedentedly fast.

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All abroad for the Superyacht Cup in Palma

This year will be the 20th anniversary of one of the most highly anticipated dates on the regatta calendar, the Superyacht Cup in Palma.

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Atalante among World Superyacht Award finalists

In addition to attracting the attention of the world’s media, Atalante has also been nominated as one of the finalists for this year’s World Superyacht Awards.

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