Aphrodite (16900)

Name Origin: In Greek art, beginning at least in the Archaic period, Aphrodite was sometimes depicted with a swan, a symbol of good health, music, divination, and grace. In Roman times, Latin poets, such as Ovid and Horace, also referred to the goddess in her chariot being drawn through the air by swans.
Crew Adventures: Vic Maui 1992; Fastnet 2001; Transat 2015.
Racing History: Bermuda Race, America's Cup Jubilee, Fasnet, Transat 2015, Swan Cups (3) Sardinia, New York YC Cruises, NYYC Annual Regatta, Marblehead-Halifax Race, ARC, cruising in Caribbean, New England, throughout the Mediterranean.

Yacht Details

  • ID: 2972
  • Name: Aphrodite
  • Sail No.: 16900
  • Make: Swan 46
  • LOA: 47
  • Rating: 78 (PHRF-NW)
  • Skipper: Christopher Otorowski
  • Yacht Club: Seattle Yacht Club
  • Home Port: Seattle, WA

Registration

  • Race: Cape Flattery Race for Monohulls (PHRF)
  • Crew: Full crew

Images of Aphrodite

Aphrodite (16900)

Name Origin: In Greek art, beginning at least in the Archaic period, Aphrodite was sometimes depicted with a swan, a symbol of good health, music, divination, and grace. In Roman times, Latin poets, such as Ovid and Horace, also referred to the goddess in her chariot being drawn through the air by swans.
Crew Adventures: Vic Maui 1992; Fastnet 2001; Transat 2015.
Racing History: Bermuda Race, America's Cup Jubilee, Fasnet, Transat 2015, Swan Cups (3) Sardinia, New York YC Cruises, NYYC Annual Regatta, Marblehead-Halifax Race, ARC, cruising in Caribbean, New England, throughout the Mediterranean.

Yacht Details

  • ID: 2972
  • Name: Aphrodite
  • Sail No.: 16900
  • Make: Swan 46
  • LOA: 47
  • Rating: 78 (PHRF-NW)
  • Skipper: Christopher Otorowski
  • Yacht Club: Seattle Yacht Club
  • Home Port: Seattle, WA

Registration

  • Race: Cape Flattery Race for Monohulls (PHRF)
  • Crew: Full crew

Images of Aphrodite