ESTRELLA DEL SUR, S&S Swan 36

In 1966 Sparkman & Stephens drafted an relatively unknown shipwright in Pietarsaari Finland to be the primary builder for their newest design (#1710.51).   As the intent for this vessel was for racing, the Finns proposed construction via a cutting edge material for a boat this size……..fiberglass.  By 1970, ninety of these models had been delivered, and the Viking ancestors never looked back. We’ve…

ALERRE, Swan 61

Refit and maintained from masthead down thru keel…….. Since 2001, Swan 61 ALERRE has taken full advantage of all of JBY’s Service Departments. On the mast….. spars have been painted with Awlgrip, replaced rod & running rigging, fully serviced two hydraulic furlers, Navtec mast control components, and converted all the lighting to LEDs. On deck….has…

VIKING, Swan 61

“Maintained to the highest yacht standards…………..” Was an inside joke with the new owners of Swan 61 Viking. Being knowledgeable & longtime Swan owners, this yacht’s billing caught their eye on the brokerage market, and led them from Los Angeles to JBY in October to view her.    The short of the story is that although…