The crew at MYC would like to congratulate skipper Nick Halmos and co-skipper Hugh Piggin for finishing the 2011 Transat Jacques Vabre in 6th place, onboard their Class 40 Cutlass !!!!! The TJV is a grueling double handed trans-Atlantic race from France to Costa Rica. Cutlass finished the race in 25 days – 8 hrs, sailing a distance of 5,427 miles.
|Maine Yacht Center is Maine's Newest Clean Marina MYC earns "Clean Marina" designation from Maine Clean Boatyards and Marinas Program, August 2010|
|New York Times "Around the World In As Long As It Takes" Rich Wilson's Great American 3, refit at Maine Yacht Center, competes in the Vendee Globe, February 2, 2009|
|Maine Boats, Homes and Harbors "Fast Boats, Fast Times: How Did the Maine Yacht Center in Portland become an epicenter for high-end racers?", May 2008|
|Maine Sunday Telegram, "Sophisticated Global Sailing Yacht Gets A World-Class Refit in Portland", June 24, 2007, Page One|
|Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram Special Section: "400 Years or maine Shipbuilding - A Legacy of Ships", September 9, 2007|