2017 PANERAI BRITISH CLASSIC WEEK COWES UK

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Panerai British Classic Week Cowes UK

We have an Australian entry!

GBR 42 Melita 

Melita is a William Fife designed 6 metre commissioned by the ‘King of Whisky’ Mr Ronald Teacher.  The provenance story of Melita. 

Melita has been chartered by Martin Ryan, CYAA President, to be the CYAA representative Classic Yacht at the 2017 Panerai British Classic Week at Cowes UK.

CYAA members Martin Ryan, Phil Brown and Bob McClusky will be on board and working Melita hard.

Melita was secured by John Mellows ,a local who has participated in this Regatta many times. John is currently ( June 18 ) putting together a suite of sails from other supportive 6’s and will be navigator ,without question, on Melita.

Melita Fife 1934