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Tax-changes for yachts visiting Washington state

Tax-changes for yachts visiting Washington state

A new marine tourism bill recently came into effect in the state of Washington, USA whereby taxes for non-resident vessels visiting the area have been reduced. The new law allows non-resident entity-owned yachts to stay in the Washington state for up to 180 days in any 365-day period without being ... Read More »

For the Love of Sailing

For the Love of Sailing

Back when I started sailing in the late 90s, Junior Sailing to me was all about getting out on the water as much as possible with my friends. Regattas were merely a means to go sailing with more friends from other clubs. The competition was important, but definitely secondary to ... Read More »

HUGO BOSS: Live To Fight Again

HUGO BOSS: Live To Fight Again

British sailor Alex Thomson and his co-skipper Guillermo Altadill are looking towards the 2016 Vendee Globe after an extraordinary sequence of events ended their participation in the Transat Jacques Vabre this weekend. The pair were rescued by the Spanish coastguard on Saturday afternoon (Oct 31) after a rogue wave caught ... Read More »

Y.CO announces sale of 67m superyacht Aquarius

Y.CO announces sale of 67m superyacht Aquarius

Will Christie of Y.CO has just announced that the 67m Amels superyacht Aquarius has been sold, with himself having represented the buyer. The seller was represented by Dennis Frederiksen of Faser Yachts. Aquarius was recently on display at the 2015 Monaco Yacht Show. ​​​​ “After an extensive search of the ... Read More »

FLIBS Preview: Top 5 new yachts at the show

FLIBS Preview: Top 5 new yachts at the show

We take a look at a selection of some of the newest yachts that have made their way to the 56th edition of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) taking place this week. The event kicks off this Thursday and runs until Sunday. ​​​​ ROCK.IT ​​​​ The 60 metre ... Read More »

Team Brunsvold win F16 US Nationals

Team Brunsvold win F16 US Nationals

Twenty-one teams competed in the 2015 F16 United States National Championship Regatta, held October 29 through November 1 in Sarasota, FL. The 14-race series was won by locals Mark and Anderson Brunsvold, followed by Matt and Gina McDonald in second and Sophia and Nicholas Schultz in third. Website – Facebook ... Read More »

California Sweeps High School Singlehanded Nationals

California Sweeps High School Singlehanded Nationals

The top 36 singlehanded high school sailors from around the country competed in the Cressy High School Singlehanded Championship, held in Laser Full Rigs and Laser Radials on October 31 through November 1 in Norfolk, VA. Light winds on Saturday allowed for four races, with better conditions on Sunday completing ... Read More »

Superyacht Norwegian Queen in Fort Lauderdale

Superyacht Norwegian Queen in Fort Lauderdale

​​ The 49.98m superyacht Norwegian Queen was built by American shioyard Trinity Yachts, and launched in 2008 and made her debut at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show that same year. Designer Evan K. Marshall is behind the yacht’s luxurious interior, with Trinity’s in-house design team creating the recognisable exterior. ... Read More »

Superyacht Symphony in Malta

Superyacht Symphony in Malta

​​ Superyacht Symphony in Malta Feadship’s largest superyacht to date, the 101.5m Symphony, was delivered just ahead of this year’s summer cruising season, and could be spotted roaming around the Western Mediterranean throughout the months of May till September. Here she is seen moored in the medieval city of Valetta, ... Read More »

New issue of the SuperYacht Times newspaper published

New issue of the SuperYacht Times newspaper published

The team at SuperYacht Company are pleased to announce that the latest issue of the SuperYacht Times quarterly newspaper has been published and is now available to purchase online. This is the fifth edition of the newspaper to be published since its conception towards the end of 2014, and showcases ... Read More »