Lord Irvine Laidlaw
Cape 31 Founder
Lord Irvine Laidlaw needs no introduction to the sailing community. There can't be many yachtsmen who have achieved so much in the dual fields of sailboat racing and motor yachting over the past 40 years.
Hylton Hale has served on various local and off-shore racing committees,
including SA Sailing and Royal Cape Yacht Club. Currently he is the MD of Cape Sailboats (Cape 31 Licence Holder) and MD of Worldsport Sailing.
Bjorn Geiger has served on Royal Cape Yacht Club's Sailing committee and
IRC National committee. His Exco includes ORC Class Chairman Luke Scott and Lipton Cup Trustee David Hudson
Cape Performance Sailing
Nominated Boat Builder
Davey James - COO
Founder Ellian Perch has over 25 years in boat building experience, ex Director and shareholder of Robertson & Caine the second largest catamaran builder in the world. Ellian also comes with yacht racing experience with his well known Team Orion campaigns. Ellian is supported by well known boat builder Stephen du Toit and Davey James is the project and marketing team leader for the Cape 31 build
THE CAPE 31 IS NOT A BOAT, IT IS A LIFESTYLE.
Why – We have something special to offer, which is the latest generation
affordable sports boat that is targeted at the aspiring amateur sailor and is
equally respected by the hard core professional