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VIDEO: Doyle Sponsors 2012 St Barths Bucket

Doyle Sailmakers is proud to again sponsor the St Barths Bucket Regatta to be held March 22-25, 2012. The wait list to participate in the regatta is a true testament of the superb job done by the Bucket organizers, superyacht owners and crew elevating superyacht racing to an extraordinary level of fun and excitement.

Numerous superyachts with Doyle sails will be taking part in the 2012 St Barths Bucket including: Andromeda La Dea, Athos, Axia, Baracuda, Bliss, Blue Too, Fidelis, Ganesha, Helios II, Koo, Moonbird, P2, Paraiso, Parsifal III, Salperton IV, Symmetry and Zenji.

Doyle Sailmakers’ continued success in the superyacht market is the result of design and engineering expertise, reliability and after sales service. Our network of over 80 lofts worldwide allows us to provide local service worldwide.

Doyle Sailmakers will be well represented in St Barths by Robbie Doyle and numerous representatives from all over the world including: John Baxter, Richard Bouzaid, Matt Bridge, Glenn Cook, Quinny Houry, Richard Hulston, Phill Maxwell, Maria Francesca Natoli, Andrew Schneider, Brendan Simons, Jud Smith, Francesco Valenza, and Guy Waddilove.

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Richard Bouzaid Joins ETNZ 2009 America’s Cup Campaign

Doyle Superyacht Richard Bouzaid

After sitting out the 2007 America ’s Cup to focus on the growth of Doyle Sails NZ, Richard Bouzaid has signed on as Sail Program Coordinator for Emirates Team New Zealand.

The Bouzaid name is iconic with sailing in New Zealand beginning with Richard’s grandfather who started a sailmaking company in the early 1920s through the generations to Richard, whose sailing resumé continues the Bouzaid reputation as an outstanding yachting family.

Richard will take up his leadership role with Emirates Team New Zealand in January 2008. Richard will also be able to continue to assist with special projects for Doyle Sailmakers.With the introduction of a redesigned AC class, Emirates Team New Zealand is looking to add a new perspective to their sail design program.Richard commented: “The new class of yacht presents many challenges to mounting a successful campaign and will require a lot of innovative designers and yachtsmen to work closely together. I am excited by the prospect and look forward to contributing to the team.”Richard brings to ETNZ the same experience and know-how that he has brought to the Doyle Sail Group for the past 12 years. His sailing experience includes 2 America’s Cups, 3 Volvo Round the World races and World Championships in various classes.