Archive for the ‘Yachting’ Category

Successful participation of the Region of Attica at the 18th “East Med Yacht Show”

Successful participation of the Region of Attica at the 18th “East Med Yacht Show”
The Region of Attica stand Successful participation of the Region of Attica at the 18th “East Med Yacht Show” With its participation at the 18th “East Med Yacht Show”, which was organised by the Hellenic Professional Yacht Owners Association (HPYOA), from 10 to 13 May 2019 at the Zea Marina in...
May 17th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Live from the Volvo European Championship

Live from the Volvo European Championship
.. Live from the Volvo European Championship Day 5 of the European Championship is the second day of gold fleet racing. On the broadcast course first up is the Nacra 17.  https://youtu.be/7pxYk7L_Q54 or click on the picture above. On the secondary courses today are the 49er and 49erFX gold fleets,...
May 17th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

13 for luck (?) as the BDI remains above the 1,000 points

13 for luck (?) as the BDI remains above the 1,000 points
John Faraclas 13 for luck (?) as the BDI remains above the 1,000 points The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 13 points since last Friday the 10th of May and now stands at 1,026 points. Geopolitics still perplexed with Turkey, Iran, North Korea creating mess; not to add Venezuela and the USA vs. China Trade...
May 13th, 2019 | Maritime Tourism, Markets, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Sustainability Kick Start for Euros and Live Broadcast from Kiel

Sustainability Kick Start for Euros and Live Broadcast from Kiel
.. Sustainability Kick Start for Euros and Live Broadcast from Kiel RYA aims to set new sustainability standards at VOLVO  49er, 49erFX and NACRA 17 European Championship  The Volvo 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championship will mark Plastic Free Day with a beach clean as part of its commitment...
May 2nd, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Yacht Club de Monaco and Torqeedo team up to eliminate fossil fuels at Monaco Solar & Energy Boat Challenge

Yacht Club de Monaco and Torqeedo team up to eliminate fossil fuels at Monaco Solar & Energy Boat Challenge
Monaco Yacht Club de Monaco and Torqeedo team up to eliminate fossil fuels at Monaco Solar & Energy Boat Challenge Principality of Monaco (April 30, 2019) – The Yacht Club de Monaco has thrown down the gauntlet for the sixth annual Monaco Solar & Energy Boat Challenge, banning all fossil...
April 30th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Marina Solutions sails into Edinburgh Marina

Marina Solutions sails into Edinburgh Marina
. Marina Solutions sails into Edinburgh Marina [London: Tuesday 30th April] – Edinburgh Marina today confirmed that it had appointed Marina Solutions International Ltd (MSI) as its specialist marina consultant. MSI, which operates on a global scale, provides dedicated turnkey services to marina...
April 30th, 2019 | Construction, Marinas, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Torqeedo’s hybrid and electric propulsion systems for multihull yachts on display at Salon International du Multicoque

Torqeedo’s hybrid and electric propulsion systems for multihull yachts on display at Salon International du Multicoque
Le Penseur Torqeedo’s hybrid and electric propulsion systems for multihull yachts on display at Salon International du Multicoque La Grande-Motte, France (April 24, 2019) – Le Penseur, a Privilège Series 5 yacht with Deep Blue Hybrid, and Torqeedo’s electric propulsion and integrated onboard...
April 24th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition

New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition
New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition Marine Resources announced as title sponsor of Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2019  Ensuring the next generation of Britain’s superyacht designers Superyacht UK is delighted to announce Marine Resources as title sponsor of its...
April 17th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

2019 Asia Boating Award presented to Aquila Power Catamarans

2019 Asia Boating Award presented to Aquila Power Catamarans
..  CLEARWATER, FL (April 16, 2019) – Aquila Power Catamarans take home Best Asian-Built Yacht, for the Aquila 32, at the Asia-Pacific Boating Awards Ceremony on April 10, 2019.  “The Asia Boating Awards is recognized across the world,” says Yvan Eymieu, Aquila Power Catamarans International...
April 16th, 2019 | Awards, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

Volvo Car UK backs 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championships

Volvo Car UK backs 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championships
Volvo Car UK backs 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championships Premium car manufacturer Volvo Car UK will be the title sponsor of the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championships. The week-long regatta, taking place at Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy from May 13 to 19, is one...
April 12th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Superyacht UK announces new dates and location for Young Designer Competition

Superyacht UK announces new dates and location for Young Designer Competition
Superyacht UK announces new dates and location for its established Young Designer Competition 25 & 26 June 2019 at The Superyacht Design Forum, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour The annual Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition heads to an exciting new location, The Superyacht Design Forum in London’s...
April 11th, 2019 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

Licence to Sail for Edinburgh Marina

Licence to Sail for Edinburgh Marina
Licence to Sail for Edinburgh Marina [London: 9 April 2019]: Edinburgh Marina, Scotland’s premier new waterside destination development, confirmed today that it has now been granted its marine works licence by Marine Scotland for the new world-class Edinburgh Marina located less than 2.5 miles from...
April 9th, 2019 | Marinas, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Oceanco’s “Bravo Eugenia” receives the first ever La Belle Classe Explorer Award presented by the Yacht Club of Monaco

Oceanco’s “Bravo Eugenia” receives the first ever La Belle Classe Explorer Award presented by the Yacht Club of Monaco
From the “Bravo Eugenia” delivery – picture credits Francisco Martinez Oceanco’s “Bravo Eugenia” receives the first ever La Belle Classe Explorer Award presented by the Yacht Club of Monaco ALBLASSERDAM, Netherlands, March 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Oceanco’s...
March 31st, 2019 | Awards, Jet set, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
29-Mar-2019 MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS OFF PULAU TEKONG Singapore RECLAMATION WORK AT PULAU TEKONG Singapore MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT GOLD COAST YACHT & COUNTRY CLUB Hong Kong YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO THE PHILIPPINES Hong Kong VESSEL DECONTAMINATION AFTER ITC DEER PARK CHEMICAL FIRE...
March 29th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

£3.17bn UK industry kicks off the season at British Marine Expo

£3.17bn UK industry kicks off the season at British Marine Expo
Lesley Robinson  £3.17bn UK industry kicks off the season at British Marine Expo The inaugural British Marine Expo, in association with HPi Verification Services, drew to a close on Wednesday (27 March 2019) amongst a backdrop of learning, networking, awards and business deals being reported.  Offering...
March 29th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Breaking news: Announcing winner of British Marine Leisure Boating Customer Service Award 2019

Breaking news: Announcing winner of British Marine Leisure Boating Customer Service Award 2019
Sailing Holidays receiving the British Marine Leisure Boating Award presented by Rob Clark, Chair of British Marine Leisure Boating and Alexis Eyre, representative of British Marine Sailing. Breaking news: Announcing winner of British Marine Leisure Boating Customer Service Award 2019 Sailing Holidays...
March 26th, 2019 | Awards, Yachting | Read More

Markets et al; Panama Maritime Convention 2019 super day two…

Markets et al; Panama Maritime Convention 2019 super day two…
Anny Zade and John Faraclas Markets et al; Panama Maritime Convention 2019 super day two… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another nine points yet again – same as yesterday and now reads 712… We are heading for lows once again, equally for geopolitics… Panama Maritime’s second day Conference...
March 19th, 2019 | Canals, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Marinas, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Sailing, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Paying tribute to Robert Braithwaite CBE, DL

Paying tribute to Robert Braithwaite CBE, DL
.. Paying tribute to Robert Braithwaite CBE, DL British Marine was saddened to hear that Robert Braithwaite CBE, DL, Founder of Sunseeker International, passed away in the early hours of this morning (7 March 2019) at the age of 75. He was the man behind one of the industry’s most iconic brands who...
March 7th, 2019 | Maritime Tourism, News, Obituaries, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Sports-Partner tie-up strengthens IEC Telecom’s focus on the Scandinavian yacht racing sector

Sports-Partner tie-up strengthens IEC Telecom’s focus on the Scandinavian yacht racing sector
Alf Stian Mauritz,CEO of IEC Telecom Norway Sports-Partner tie-up strengthens IEC Telecom’s focus on the Scandinavian yacht racing sector Global satellite communications solutions provider IEC Telecom has underlined its commitment to the burgeoning Scandinavian yacht racing sector by teaming up with...
March 7th, 2019 | Communication, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Edinburgh Marina Development appoints McLaughlin & Harvey as main contractor

Edinburgh Marina Development appoints McLaughlin & Harvey as main contractor
The Edinburgh Marina [London: 5th March 2019]: Edinburgh Marina Holdings, the developer behind Edinburgh Marina today announced the appointment of McLaughlin & Harvey as the main contractor for the first phase of this major new development in the heart of Edinburgh’s waterfront. McLaughlin &...
March 5th, 2019 | Construction, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, News, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Superyacht arrivals reach a new record in Thailand

Superyacht arrivals reach a new record in Thailand
… Asian governments have been hard at work improving the facilities and easing the regulations to attract more superyachts to cruise in the region and spend time in their marinas. The value of this category of marine tourism is high and brings with it many benefits for the economy generally, the...
February 18th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Yachting | Read More

The Final Roundup from Miami

The Final Roundup from Miami
Medal Races Determine Winners … 49erFX The stage was set for an action packed first race of the day. Alex Maloney with Molly Meech (NZL) had a commanding but catchable lead ahead of two chasers, Martine Grael with Kahena Kunze (BRA) and Charlotte Dobson with Saskia Tidey (GBR). A sunny Miami day...
February 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Live Alert – Miami Medal Races

Live Alert – Miami Medal Races
… Gold Medals to be Decided 49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 and the RS:X windsurfer Medal Races will be live across World Sailing’s YouTube and Facebook from 12:00 local time on Saturday 2 February. Fleet racing for the remaining fleets starts at 10:30 local time. Australia Versus the Punte Posse (Nacra...
February 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
30-Jan-2019 ALL US GULF PORTS OPEN Gulf ports, United States YACHT RACES BETWEEN HONG KONG AND MACAU Hong Kong All US Gulf ports open Wednesday, January 30, 2019, Gulf ports, United States All US Gulf ports are open after a suspension in Beaumont/Port Arthur due to winds and one-way traffic in Corpus...
January 30th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

RINA Events – Super and Mega Yachts 2019

Design & Construction of Super & Mega Yachts 14-15 May 2019, Genoa, Italy  Call for Papers Deadline – 11th February 2019 Following on the highly successful series of conferences, RINA is pleased to return to Genoa for the seventh edition of its Super and Mega Yachts conference. The...
January 29th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Yachting | Read More