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Moonen in recovery mode

Moonen Shipyards in the Netherlands is starting to make a recovery from the financial turbulence it faced earlier this year due to problems beyond the yard’s control. Construction of one of the yard’s ongoing projects, a 30-metre motoryacht in Moonen’s new Caribbean range, has now recommenced in full cooperation with …

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LaVie ideal addition to winter refit

With the winter season upon the industry, Dutch company LaVie Systems is preparing for a busy few months installing their full service entertainment systems on board superyachts undergoing a refit in time for the 2016 summer season. LaVie specialise in building integrated entertainment systems for a broad spectrum of vessels …

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Live Coverage: Extreme Sailing Series Sydney

Now in its ninth season, the 2015 Extreme Sailing Series™ will come to a crescendo against the stunning backdrop of Sydney Harbour as nine Extreme 40 teams compete on December 10-13 for the 2015 Series title. For details on the event, CLICK HERE The 2015 Extreme Sailing Series is an …

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New Author in Palma

  Set in the 1750’s ‘Lost to the Sea’ Book 1 charts the life of James Johnson; the son of a fisherman. Orphaned at twelve when his entire family are drowned, he is taken in by the church and educated. A year later, he is apprenticed to a local shipping …

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Silver Yachts’ 73m superyacht Dragonfly in Majuro

Superyacht Dragonfly in Majuro Launched as Silver Zwei in Australia in 2009 at Hanseatic Marine, now Silver Yachts, is the 73 metre Espen Oeino designed superyacht Dragonfly. She is the second yacht in the yard’s Silver Series, following the 2009Rabdan (ex. Silver) and preceding the 2012 Smeralda and 2015 Silver …

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Victory for Nomad IV in RORC in Transatlantic Race

The 30 metre Maxi Dolphin sailing yacht Nomad IV claimed line honours yesterday in the 2015 RORC Transatlantic Race when she crossed the finish line outside the Camper & Nicholsons Port Louis Marina in Grenada. The monohul class winner averaged a boat speed of just under 12 knots over the …

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IDEC SPORT: Not Pleasant Sailing

The 31.5m IDEC SPORT maxi trimaran has regained 300 miles in forty hours. Francis Joyon’s men have carried out five gybes one after the other since yesterday evening. They are speeding along at 30 knots on a route a long way south. Their aim is to stay ahead of a …

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Vitters superyacht Dardanella in Auckland

​​ Superyacht Dardanella in Auckland One of the few motor yachts ever built by the Vitters shipyard, Dadanella, is currently spending time in Auckland, New Zealand. The 36.88 metre explorer styled yacht was built by the Dutch shipyard in 1998 with naval architecture, exterior and interior design by Vripack. Dardanella …

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Paige Railey: Grateful, Humble, Determind

Honored as the 2006 ISAF World Sailor of the Year Award, American Paige Railey seeks the final award… an Olympic medal. Beat out in the trials for 2008, and finishing a disappointing 8th at the 2012 London Games, Paige was fully focused on fulfilling her quest at the 2016 Games …

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