Hull number 8, “MB Racing”, owned by Bjorn Geiger was the first of the winter launches in 2018. Hulls 9 “Seascape Yanmar”, 10 “Magic” and 11 “Nitro” were quickly followed with hull number 12 (Mulilo) due to be launched in October this year.
With the second International Invitational regatta complete, interest is growing for the 2019 Cape 31 Summer in the South Invitational, which will feature teams from all corners of the globe who will be making the pilgrimage to take on the Cape doctor in Table Bay. The last boat in the current batch, “Mulilo” will sail her first race at the Cape Town International Boat Show during the weekend of 19th to 21st October. All 12 of the Cape 31s will be featured and on mooring at the boat show.
Flame continues to be available for charter for local regattas.