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The Perini Navi Cup: Final Race Day

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The third and final race of the Perini Navi Cup provided a dramatic finish to what was already an exciting regatta. With a huge shift in weather conditions, Race 3 saw wind speeds of 30kts with gusts of up to 36kts, providing a perfect chance to fly spinnakers and fight ... Read More »

Rio Olympics: Focus on the Problem, Not on the Sailors

While it is no longer news that the quality of water for the sailors will be poor at the 2016 Olympic Games, it is less often stated that local efforts to eradicate pollution are leveraging the Olympics to improve a long-standing situation. While the cry to protect the athletes resonates ... Read More »

Latest images of the new Sunseeker 95

Sunseeker has recently revealed the latest images of the new Sunseeker 95 superyacht. Based on the classic deep V hull with performance at heart, the 95 will cruise at 24 knots, with a top speed of 28 knots. ​​​​ Amongst her standout features is a unique main deck layout, with ... Read More »

Kelly Hoppen On Breaking The Mould Of Yacht Interiors

Kelly Hoppen on Breaking the Mould of Yacht Interiors Photos Success and Kelly Hoppen go hand in hand, so it comes as little surprise to learn that the world renowned British designer has taken to yacht interiors like the proverbial duck to water. Between running a London-based team of 40, ... Read More »

Burgess in exclusive brokerage agreement with Numarine

Numarine and Burgess have announced the signing of a central agency agreement for the promotion and marketing of selected yachts in the Numarine range with the following build numbers: 102 Raised Pilot House (hull no. 7); 105 Hard Top (hull no.14) and from the new Explorer range the 30XP (hull ... Read More »

Getting Fit for Sailing

Harry Legum’s fitness studio, Annapolis Sailing Fitness in Maryland, focuses exclusively on training sailors for their sport. Fitness Trainer sat down with Harry to find out what goes into getting a sailor fit for competition or for the pure enjoyment of the open waters… Can you tell us about your ... Read More »

Hawk Yachts inaugural 103m superyacht project Sea Hawk

Hawk Yachts fronted by Captain Matthias Bosse is one of the newest companies to introduce themselves to the yacht design industry. With a focus on creating the ultimate range of true explorer yachts, their inaugural project is the 103 metres Sea Hawk. ​​​​ Boasting a Polar Ice Class 6 classification, ... Read More »

The Ming Experience Academy at the Monaco Yacht Show 2015

Following the introduction of the highly acclaimed Ming Wireless Steward Call System at the beginning of 2014, Berlin based company Ming has announced that they will be holding hands-on courses on the system at the upcoming Monaco Yacht Show. The two courses will enable visitors to fully experience the product, ... Read More »

For The Record: Countdown Has Begun

French record-setter Francis Joyon’s goal this fall is to improve on the Jules Verne Trophy record time set by Loïck Peyron’s crew of 45 days, 13 hours, 42 minutes and 53 seconds. To take up the challenge of this crewed non-stop circumnaviagation, Joyon will be setting off aboard Franck Cammas’s ... Read More »