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The latest from the PYA

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The PYA team attended this year’s Palma Yacht Show, thanks to the generous sponsorship kindly bestowed by MYBA. Following the success of previous years, we once again partnered with ACREW and were present in their lounge as the representative of crew in the industry and to help attendees with their ... Read More »

America’s Cup: Defender in Trouble

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Hamilton, Bermuda (June 18, 2017) – As Jimmy Spithill’s ORACLE TEAM USA looked to seize back the advantage gained by Peter Burling’s Emirates Team New Zealand on day one of the America’s Cup Match, the kiwi Challenger recorded two more back-to-back victories over the Defenders of the America’s Cup, putting ... Read More »

Revealing The Beast – SY NGONI

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The owner’s brief to the Dutch Shipyard, Royal Huisman, was simple enough. It was summer 2014 when the owner said, “Build me a beast. Don’t build me a wolf in sheep’s clothing. This has to be an edgy and innovative weapon; fast and furious.” The engineering and build of this ... Read More »

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2017

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The Queen’s Birthday Honours annually recognises the nation’s finest leaders, entertainers, researchers, sports stars and local heroes. Among the 673 recognized on the 2017 list included several notables from the sailing community for their contribution to our sport. Sydney Fischer OBE One of Australia’s most accomplished sailors, Sydney Fischer OBE, ... Read More »

New Zealand advances to America’s Cup

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Hamilton, Bermuda (June 12, 2017) – The drama of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Finals carried through a delay-plagued day to see Peter Burling’s Emirates Team New Zealand (NZL) win the first scheduled race to close out the series 5-2 against Nathan Outteridge’s Artemis Racing (SWE). The deciding race ... Read More »

Charter yacht of the month – LA VIE

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La Vie is a new Princess 82 , and is based in Moll Vell marina, Palma. Built in late 2016, La Vie has the feeling of a much larger yacht, with clever use of mirrors, light wood finishes and innovative design. Moll Vell is in an iconic location in Palma, ... Read More »

Sweet indulgence

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Delicious American-style muffins have become so popular over the last decade and you now see them proudly displayed everywhere from starbucks to MacDonald’s. Unfortunately, the truth is they tend to be frozen, mass-produced items that are most likely pumped full of preservatives and E-numbers. The fact is, big or small, ... Read More »

AMELS launches 55 meter LILI (180ft)

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AMELS has launched the brand new AMELS 180 named LILI. The Limited Editions yacht is nearing her on-time and on-budget delivery at the Dutch luxury yacht builder’s yard in the Netherlands. IMPERIAL acted as broker for the sale, Owner’s Representative and Construction Supervisor. Despite the fast delivery just over 12 ... Read More »

The day is yours, we take care of the night…

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Neptune are looking for resellers. Neptune has been a successful mattress manufacturer in the yachting industry for many years. Besides mattresses, we supply custom made slat systems, electrically adjustable sleep system and bespoke bed linen. Due to growing success, we are immediately looking for entrepreneurs who can sell our products ... Read More »