Goodbye Olin

By Guido Trombetta on 10:09 AM ,
Olin Stephens Memorial
Photo by Carlo Borlenghi

Saturday 13th Olin Stephens, the most famous Yacht designer of all time has died. Just 5 months ago we have celebrated his 100th birthday. In San Francisco Bay all the fleet of the Rolex Big Boat Series has partecipated to a touching memorial, dropping white roses in the sea as a last farewell to one of the most important man in the history of sailing.

Olin Stephens Memorial
Photo by Carlo Borlenghi
Olin Stephens Memorial
Photo by Carlo Borlenghi
Olin Stephens Memorial
Photo by Carlo Borlenghi

Good Bye Olin

Olin Stephens

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2 Response to 'Goodbye Olin'

  1. LK
    http://seawayblog.blogspot.com/2008/09/good-bye-olin.html?showComment=1221569280000#c8736943981708646684'> September 16, 2008 at 2:48 PM

    cool blog.

     

  2. Anonymous
    http://seawayblog.blogspot.com/2008/09/good-bye-olin.html?showComment=1282243559760#c8903032353168191310'> August 19, 2010 at 8:45 PM

    Very Interesting!
    Thank You!