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Highland Fling XI Wins 2012 Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta

June 12, 2012

Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta, Porto Cervo Sardinia, Italy

June 4th -9th 2012

Congratulations to the owners and crews of the Reichel/Pugh designed yachts competing in the 2012 Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta.

Organized by the YCCS and Boat International Media and first launched in 2008, this is the regatta that opens the Mediterranean superyacht calendar.

Lord Irvine Laidlaw’s RP designed and Goetz Boats built Wally RP82’ Maxi Highland Fling XI dominated the Performance Division scoring 4 bullets in 4 races to take 1st place overall.


Pier Luigi Loro Piana’s RP/Nauta yachts designed and Cookson Boats built (and launched in 1999) 84’ Performance Cruising Maxi My Song took 3rd place overall.

Highland Fling XI’s placing in this event follows a list of successful results that includes winning the 2011 Loro Piana Superyacht regatta.

Visit the builder’s website for each yacht at:

Wally Yachts (for Highland Fling XI)

Nauta Yachts (exterior styling/interior design of My Song)

Cookson Boats (builders of My Song)

Photos by Carlo Borlenghi