CLIO

Sir William Fife III, OBE, 1921

Gaff sloop. LOA 45' 9" LWL 30' Beam 9' 6" Draft 6' 1"

Designed by Fife for himself at sixty-four. Known as Sheevra when rebuilt entirely in 1983 by Donn Costanzo, Jeff Law and Olive Adzhead in Italy in concert with Cantieri Navale dell’Argentario. Subsequent winner of La Neue Nioularque in the Mediterranean in 1988, 1989 & 1990. Overall First in Class and Line Honors at Monte Carlo & St. Tropez. Spring Series Winner of the Oyster Bay Classic in 2009.

Her recent repair work includes replacing her forefoot and a new tiller. Maintained and stored in-water at Wooden Boatworks.
William Fife III's signature wheat shaft on <em>Clio</em> <em>Clio</em> a master's design in every detail Hanking on the jib Heading up to raise the main A classic yacht salutes a classic yacht club <em>Clio</em>'s crew over haul the main <em>Clio</em>'s crew drops in the groove <em>Clio</em> busts through Fife III's hallmark dragon emblazons <em>Clio</em>'s cove stripe