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TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show celebrated its 50th anniversary in style this morning (September 14) with sailing legend Sir Robin Knox-Johnston

TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show celebrated its 50th anniversary in style this morning (September 14) with sailing legend Sir Robin Knox-Johnston
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston As well as cutting the ribbon to kick-off 10 days of everything the water has to offer, the seafaring icon was also celebrating 50 years since setting off to become the first person to complete a single-handed non-stop circumnavigation of the globe. Boasting Europe’s largest...
September 14th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Vladimir Putin and leaders of four countries award winners of SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta 2018

Vladimir Putin and leaders of four countries award winners of SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta 2018
SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta (l to r Sergey Vorobiev Captain Nadezhda, President Putin, Alexander Tsymbal Tall Ships Chief Educational Training Officer) On 12 September 2018 in Vladivostok, during the 4th Eastern Economic Forum, an awards ceremony was held for winners of the SCF Far East Tall Ships...
September 13th, 2018 | Events, People and Places, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Three New Junior World Champions Crowned!

… ”I just want to get out there and beat the boys,” said Vilma Bobeck (SWE). That was her mood this morning as leader of the 49erFX World Championship, and second overall in the open 49er Class Championship. Unfortunately for her and team mate Malin TENGSTRÖM, they would never get the chance...
September 1st, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Locked on the Scoreboard – Separated on the Water

Locked on the Scoreboard – Separated on the Water
Daniel NYBORG – Sebastian WRIGHT OLSEN – DEN 277 Today was another fierce test for the 49erFX  and 49er Gold fleets which were first up on the schedule. With the mistral forecast, everyone knew the tough conditions were coming, it was just a matter of when. One race was completed in tough...
August 31st, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
31-Aug-2018 KIEL-CANAL WAITING TIMES Kiel-Canal, Germany TEMPORARY WITHDRAWAL OF WEATHER BUOYS TO THE SOUTH OF CHEUNG CHAU, AND SOUTHEAST OF SHA CHAU Hong Kong YACHT RACES BETWEEN DISCOVERY BAY AND MIDDLE ISLAND Hong Kong SUBMARINE CABLE REPAIR WORKS NEAR MAN KOK TSUI, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong DREDGED...
August 31st, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

m/y “Lucky Me” provides yacht reference for Naval Dome Cyber Protection

m/y “Lucky Me” provides yacht reference for Naval Dome Cyber Protection
M.Y LUCKY ME provides a reference for Naval Dome in the luxury yacht market  Israel-based Naval Dome has successfully completed the installation of its multi-award-winning maritime cyber defence system to M.Y LUCKY ME, the 46m fast luxury yacht designed by Francesco Paszkowski and delivered from the...
August 30th, 2018 | Books, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Racing on the Limit, Sometimes Over It in JWC

Racing on the Limit, Sometimes Over It in JWC
Marseille France is hosting more than 200 sailors from 28 nations for the 2018 Junior Worl Championship of 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17. Held from 28 august to 1st september 2018. © Pierick Jeannoutot Best Juniors Racing on the Limit A Flex and a Wink After three breezy races to end qualifying, the fleet...
August 30th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta 2018 officially launched

SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta 2018 officially launched
SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta 2018 vessels On 28 August 2018, the SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta 2018 was officially launched. This marks the first time that Russia’s Far East will host an international tall ship race. The principal competition begins on 1 September with the race from Yeosu (South...
August 30th, 2018 | Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, Sailing, Shipmanagement, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Farewell to an ‘indomitable spirit’

Farewell to an ‘indomitable spirit’
Hilary Lister celebrating and sailing with transatlantic sailor and mentor Emma Richards and her husband Clifford GAC joins tribute to sailing legend Hilary Lister Southampton, United Kingdom, 28 August 2018 – GAC has paid tribute to record-breaking quadriplegic sailor Hilary Lister, who died at...
August 28th, 2018 | Logistics, News, Sailing, Ship Agencies, Sports, Yachting | Read More

DanVolt presents LIQUI MOLY’s Marine Line at Southampton Boat Show

DanVolt presents LIQUI MOLY’s Marine Line at Southampton Boat Show
JetClean Tronic II Motor oils, additives, other chemical helpers and a useful cleaning device for engines August 2018 – At the Southampton Boat Show, DanVolt presents the Marine product line of LIQUI MOLY. “LIQUI MOLY has more than 60 years of experience with internal combustion engines and their...
August 17th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

1930s superyacht launched in Southampton today after three-year restoration

1930s superyacht launched in Southampton today after three-year restoration
MY Alicia SMS launches m/Y “Alicia” after a major thee year restoation SMS COMPLETES ITS THIRD ICONIC SUPERYACHT REFIT; MY ALICIA TODAY LEAVES THE COVERED SOUTHAMPTON REFIT FACILITY AND JOINS THE DISTINGUISHED MY SHEMARA AS THE COMPANY COMPLETES ANOTHER SIGNIFICANT CLASSIC SUPERYACHT RESTORATION. “The...
August 14th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Yachting | Read More

Denmark sets Olympic standard as Netherlands top medal table

Denmark sets Olympic standard as Netherlands top medal table
Dutch RS:X medalists© Sailing Energy / World Sailing Dutch complete double RS:X victory lap Picon the mother and medal, France on the rise “I spend more time with Kiran than my wife” – Van Rijsselberghe Great Britain qualifies for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in all ten classes Results The...
August 12th, 2018 | Associations, Sports, Yachting | Read More

First phase of Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualification concludes at Hempel Sailing World Championships

First phase of Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualification concludes at Hempel Sailing World Championships
… The first phase of Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualification for sailing has concluded after fleet racing wrapped up in the Mixed Multihull – Nacra 17, Men’s Skiff – 49er and the Men’s and Women’s Windsurfing – RS:X. Eight places in both the Nacra 17 and 49er, ten in the Men’s RS:X and 11...
August 11th, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Plasschaert and Kontides find gold in the Bay of Aarhus

Plasschaert and Kontides find gold in the Bay of Aarhus
Emma Plasschaert (BEL) – Laser Radial© Sailing Energy / World Sailing First Laser Radial title for Belgium Kontides gold comes ten years after winning Youth Worlds in Aarhus Rindom roared to bronze by stadium crowd Emma Plasschaert won Belgium’s first world championship gold in the Laser...
August 10th, 2018 | Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Buying a Boat Tops Lottery Winners’ Shopping List

Buying a Boat Tops Lottery Winners’ Shopping List
Southampton Boat Show The majority of Brits would buy a boat if they were to win the lottery A major study, carried out by TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show, has revealed that Brits’ love affair with the sea is alive and well, with almost two thirds (63%) choosing to buy a boat if they were...
August 9th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Sailing, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Giant Swede braves Danish storm as Finn and Men’s 470 medal races set

Giant Swede braves Danish storm as Finn and Men’s 470 medal races set
.. Salminen eight points clear in Finn Three-horse race in the Men’s 470? Laser and Laser Radial will use Thursday reserve to complete series Click here from to view the current results. Giant Swede Max Salminen drove home his advantage in the eye of the storm in the Bay of Aarhus on Wednesday to win...
August 8th, 2018 | Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Women’s 470 medal race fleet decided after Tense Tuesday

Women’s 470 medal race fleet decided after Tense Tuesday
Ai Kondo Yoshida and Miho Yoshioka (JPN) – 470 Women© Sailing Energy / World Sailing Yoshida confident of gold Men’s 470, Finn, Laser and Laser Radial medal fleets decided Wednesday Is it easier to become a champion or stay one? The Hempel Sailing World Championships Aarhus 2018 has its first...
August 7th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

World Championship Set to Begin in Aarhus

World Championship Set to Begin in Aarhus
Worlds Begin – Live Broadcasts Daily The 2018 Hempell Sailing World Championship begins for the 49er and 49erFX on Saturday the 4th of August and the Nacra 17 racing begins the following day. Each day there are live broadcasts from the Stadium course and we will send you the live notifications...
August 3rd, 2018 | Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

The 55th Aegean Sailing Regatta came to a close

The 55th Aegean Sailing Regatta came to a close
George Gratsos receiving the commemorative plaque from HORC’s president  Ioannis Marangoudakis The 55th Aegean Sailing Regatta, which was organised by the Hellenic Offshore Racing Club – HORC and this year was dedicated to the protection of the seas in cooperation with HELMEPA, came to a close...
August 1st, 2018 | Awards, Environment, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show to be full with more brands in 2018

TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show to be full with more brands in 2018
Record sales of exhibition space as this year’s Show virtually sold out  TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show 2018 will welcome over 80 new brands to its 500+ strong fleet of exhibitors, as well as seeing around 100 companies increase the size of their stand or number of berths this year. The...
July 31st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Sports, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Ince & Co Global Head of Yachts relocates to Monaco

Ince & Co Global Head of Yachts relocates to Monaco
International law firm Ince & Co has announced today that Andrew Charlier, Global Head of Yachts and Superyachts has relocated to its Monaco office with immediate effect. Andrew’s relocation is part of the continued expansion and growth of Ince & Co’s yacht practice. The firm opened its Monaco...
July 30th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles, Yachting | Read More

DAMEN lays keel for 77-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht

DAMEN lays keel for 77-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht
DAMEN SeaXplorer 77 On 27 July DAMEN SeaXplorer marked a milestone in the construction of the SeaXplorer 77 expedition yacht at a keel laying ceremony at Damen Shipyards Galati on the banks of the Danube. The owner attended the ceremony and welded the traditional coin on the keel. Following the hull...
July 30th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

Last port of call of the Aegean Sailing Regatta

Last port of call of the Aegean Sailing Regatta
HORC’s HQ’s The island of Paros was the last port of call of the contesting sailing boats in the 55th Aegean Sailing Regatta, to which HORC (Hellenic Offshore Racing Club) and HELMEPA had given the motto “To Save the Seas”. Motivated by this motto, the crews of both the boats...
July 30th, 2018 | Associations, Environment, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Survey launched on welfare needs of superyacht crew

Survey launched on welfare needs of superyacht crew
… The International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) is partnering with MHG Insurance Brokers to launch a survey of seafarers who work on superyachts to investigate welfare issues specific to the sector. Questions will be asked on food, cabins and communications, as well...
July 26th, 2018 | Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Reports, Safety and Security, Yachting | Read More

Lorina Limonade Tour Voile champion 2018

Lorina Limonade Tour Voile champion 2018
©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O Persistence and tactics won out in the end as Lorina Limonade Golfe du Morbihan (Quentin Delapierre, Kevin Peponnet, Bruno Mourniac, Tim Mourniac, Corentin Horeau) lifted the Tour Voile championship trophy for the second time in three years. Controlling their nearest rival...
July 22nd, 2018 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More