Swan 60 Vertical Smile (DEN) was christened in Copenhagen, Denmark on the 22 June 2010. The Swan 60 uses the newest technology available to enhance the performance of the yacht whilst ensuring comfort and design are also of the highest quality.
Peter Lerbrandt, the owner of Vertical Smile has competed in the Mediterranean at the Rolex Swan Cup, Rolex Volcano Race and the Giraglia Rolex Cup over the 2011 and 2012 seasons. This year the crew raced in the Regatta Pirelli – Coppa Carlo Negri in May, taking third place overall in Group 0, with owner Mr Peter Lerbrandt commenting; ""Vertical Smile came to the Regatta for the racing and the Italian girls and we enjoyed both! It was a great season start and a well organised regatta; we definitely plan to be back next year.”
Swan 60 Vertical Smile went on to take first place in IRC Group 0 at the Coppa Carlo Negri taking place during April 2014 after securing a first place win on both Friday and Saturday, and a strong second place finish on Sunday. Vertical Smile raced in the second edition of the Gazprom Swan 60 World Championship in Palma this August, finishing seventh.