The support superyacht Bystander in St Barths

Written by Charl van Rooy

Yacht Bystander in St Barths Photo: Charl van Rooy / SuperYacht TimesUsed as a support vessel for her ownerโ€™s racing J Class sailing yacht Velsheda, the 42-metre superyacht Bystander was built atย JFA Yachts in France in 2006. Her design by Rhoades Young and Vripack is based on a 1930s workboat to accommodate 12 guests and nine crew. Powered by twin 720 Hp Caterpillar engines, she has a maximum speed of 13 knots, and a cruising speed of 11.5 knots at which she can cover a range of 4,000 nm. The pair were spotted in St Barths over the weekend where Velsheda took part in the annual St Barths Bucket regatta.

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