OPTIMUM 3 up For Sale!


OPTIMUM YACHT RACING TEAM owners Nikos Lazos and Periklis Livas are keen to sell OPTIMUM 3(ex. CHESSIE RACING), the Farr 52 One Design, that they acquired back in 2003 from George Collins in USA, the last privateer that raced the VOR. She is a full carbon racing yacht built on an One Design prescription in
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We Did it Again – Is it Luck?

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Kalamaki, Saturday, July 29th, 2017. We managed to win the 54th Aegean Rally 2017, like we did last year in the 53rd edition. It may sound easy but we can assure you that’s not the case. Optimum Yacht Racing Team was established in 1994 and since then we have participated every year in the Aegean
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Aegean Pressure!

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Milos Island, Tuesday, July 21, 2016. The Aegean Sea lived up to its name and provided famous force 7-9 Beaufort “meltemi” winds for race 4 and 5 of the 53rd Aegean Rally. OPTIMUM 3-THENAMARIS-OPTIMISE pressed hard in the tough wind and wave conditions that reached 45 knots and up to 3 meter waves and managed
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Aegean Beauty!


Patmos Island, Monday, July 18, 2016. We are delighted to compete once more in the 53rd edition of the legendary Aegean Rally. Actually, it is the 22nd time that OPTIMUM Yacht Racing Team participates in the top Greek Offshore Sailing event. The Aegean Rally is unique worldwide in the sense that every year follows a
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Test Event, checked!


Porto Carras/Chalkidiki, Tuesday July 5, 2016. Most of the yacht teams that will compete at the ORCi European Championship participated today in the test race that the Race Committee managed to run in very light conditions. OPTIMUM 3-THENAMARIS-OPTIMISE did not miss the opportunity to race and measure the opposition.   “Although we managed 4th place
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Winning Ways!

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Alimos Marina, Monday, June 6, 2016 Following a 2nd place in Posidonia Cup, OPTIMUM 3-THENAMARIS-OPTIMISE participated in the “24th Y.C.G Sailing Week” in memory of Mr.John (Big John) Goulandris that recently passed away. The Race Committee of Yacht Club Greece managed to slot five Windward/Leeward races over the weekend, two on Saturday and three on
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Posidonia Cup Celebration!


Faliron Bay, Friday, June 3, 2016.   We just completed our participation in the 8th Posidonia Cup, a unique biannual race organized by the Hellenic Offshore Racing Club (H.O.R.C.). This 15-mile coastal race takes place always on the Friday before the opening of Posidonia Exhibition, the world’s top exhibition for the Shipping Industry. To participate
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Fighting Spirit and Podium Results!


Kalamaki, Monday, May 23, 2016. The 22nd Spring Series Cup organized by Yacht Club Voula was on the “menu” for the second racing weekend of the 2016 season for OPTIMUM Yacht Racing Team. On Saturday, OPTIMUM 3–THENAMARIS-OPTIMISE topped the scoreboard on the 26-mile coastal race from Voula to Patroklos and back, a race that took
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Back in Racing Mode!


Kalamaki, Monday, May 16, 2016. The 23rd racing season for OPTIMUM Yacht Racing Team started last weekend with OPTIMUM 3–THENAMARIS-OPTIMISE competing in the 7th ATHENS Trophy organized by Hellenic Offshore Racing Club. H.O.R.C. is also the organizer of Possidonia Cup and the Aegean Rally top events in the Greek offshore sailing calendar and us such
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Unexpected Sponsor!


Kalamaki, Monday, May 2, 2016.   No more than a week after OPTIMUM Yacht Racing Team signed in THENAMARIS Ship Management Company as its first sponsor for 2016, OPTIMISE S.A. steps on board as second sponsor for the 2016 season.   OPTIMISE S.A. is a leading Shipping & Industrial Automation Company with the main aim to
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