Current News

This shows current news stories for members and non-members.

Dufour News Summer 2021

Latest issue of the Association magazine is now out with articles including: – Cruising in the Time of Covid; Hull Repairs after a Grounding; From the UK to EU… and EU to UK; Round the Island Race 2021; UK Shore...Read More »


Association Round The Island Trophy

Each year the Association awards its “Round The Island” trophy to the member whose Dufour yacht is best placed in this race around the Isle of Wight.
This year the number of entrants for the race numbered just over 1000. Some 33 Dufours took part but the overall winner was...Read More »


Association Annual General Meeting 2021

The Annual General Meeting of the Dufour Association took place on Saturday 20th March 2021 via a video conference call with 15 members attending.
We concluded all the business of the meeting with input from all.
To see the draft minutes (which will be confirmed by the next Annual General Meeting), the...Read More »


New International Committee Members

Reflecting the growth of the Dufour Association we have increased the committee size with two new members from beyond the UK and they will work with more non-UK members to develop the Association for all.

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Association AGM 2021

Details for the AGM have now been announced (COVID-19 permitting) and booking is open for members. more…

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Association Photo Competition

Member votes have been counted and the three prize winning members awarded. We had some great photos, well done to all who entered and thank you to those who voted for the winners.

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Dufour News Winter 2020

Latest issue of the Association magazine is now out with articles including: – – Dufour 30 Owners Review, 
– Replacing Sheaves in Lewmar Type 1 Genoa Cars,
– Dufour ACM Elite Owners Review,
– It Was The Rum That Did It (Cruising Bahamas)

See it here.

 

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Dufour News Magazine Archives

The Association’s magazine online archive now goes back to 1981. This provides further technical information for older yachts, and many additional ideas even for today’s yachts.

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Dufour Association Burgees

Dufour Association

Fly your Dufour Association pennant with pride.
If you are a member and don’t have one yet then the Association is currently offering the new batch at under cost price.

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