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New App for Boaters

Swell Advantage

Swell Advantage, a marine technology startup focused on building new tools and services for recreational boaters, is excited to announce the launch of its first product, the Swell Advantage iOS mobile app. Recreational boaters are highly social, and current navigation tools can be intimidating or confusing for the casual boater. ... Read More »

100.80 Metre superyacht I Dynasty delivered


Launched in November 2014, the 100.80 metre superyacht I Dynasty, seen here on an archive photo, has arrived in Southampton just minutes ago, which leads us to believe that the yacht has been delivered to her owners. The news of the delivery has not yet been confirmed. The yacht was developed by Vega Yachts, with ... Read More »

Solar-Powered Boat Regatta in Monaco

After a highly successful first edition last year, the Yacht Club de Monaco was again host to a fleet of solar-powered boats for the Solar1 Monte Carlo Cup 2015. Fifteen boats designed and built especially for the event by engineering students from six countries across Europe and Russia competed on ... Read More »

CRN signs contract for 50m motoryacht

CRN, the Ancona based yard building yachts between 50 and 90 metres, has signed a new contract for the construction of a 50m (164ft) Superconero. The new project will have naval engineering by CRN Engineering in cooperation with design firm Zuccon International Project and fall under the 500gt class. CRN’s ... Read More »



Toyota New Zealand today announced their ongoing sponsorship with Emirates Team New Zealand extending the support of the team for over 20 years. “To have an Emirates Team New Zealand boat without the Toyota brand proudly emblazoned on it would be like driving a Hilux with Corolla wheels- it simply ... Read More »

Chris Draper Joins Softbank Team Japan


Chris Draper, an Olympic medalist, multiple European and World champion, and America’s Cup helmsman, is joining SoftBank Team Japan. In addition to his sailing duties, Draper will take up the role of Sailing Director and will race with SoftBank Team Japan CEO and skipper Dean Barker as well as General ... Read More »

Brava Azzurra – win on home waters

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Winning in the breeze on their own home Costa Smeralda, Sardinia waters, showcasing that heady cocktail of tough Argentinian gaucho spirit and fiery Italian passion that underpin their never say die team spirit, capped a remarkable Settimana delle Bocche regatta week for Azzurra, the Roemmers family team which races for ... Read More »

Flying Fifteen Mallorca – July 2015

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The fleet is now well and truly back in Pollensa, with 3 regattas to report this month. May 23 – Class race Hot on the heels of the coastal race, we had a special class race and five boats turned up.  We managed to sail 3 races, with short courses ... Read More »

Musto Skiff Spanish EuroCup – Round 3 (ESP)


Summer had well and truly arrived in the Mediterranean and the 2 days of training and 2 days of racing were held in temperatures around the mid. to high 20’s degrees without a sign of a cloud. The club at Arenys de Mar put on a fantastic event and a ... Read More »