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Monthly Archives: November 2014

Gill sailing bags

Gill sailing bags

Gill Bags Ingenious Gill sailing bags and packing solutions that accommodate every expedition — whether it’s a round the world epic or racing at the local club. From spacious, wheeled load-carriers for longer journeys to protective laptop cases, there is a practical solution to suit every need. ROLLING JUMBO BAG The practical needs of the sailor have been considered to ...

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Phuket International Boat Show 2015

Phuket International Boat Show 2015

Phuket International Boat Show 2015 Jan 8-11 in Phuket Thailand Organisers are preparing for what is sure to be one of the region’s most spectacular in-water boat shows taking place Jan 8-11 in Phuket, Thailand. The list of exhibitors is starting to fill up with plenty of newcomers joining the impressive roster. Phuket’s Derani Yachts will present the San Lorenzo 72 for ...

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Jongert 5200 Flybridge

Jongert 5200 Flybridge

Jongert 5200 Flybridge – he largest sailing yacht in the design portfolio of Jongert… Designed by René van der Velden Yacht Design upon the hull lines of Doug Peterson. The design philosophy was to implement as many distinctive Jongert characteristics as possible in a modern as well as traditional setting. Comfort, Privacy and Reliability are the key words in the ...

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MUSTO DINGHY SAILING CLOTHING

Musto DINGHY SAILING CLOTHING MUSTO’s Dinghy collection is designed and developed in conjunction with elite sailors. Specialised construction ensures sailors are kept warm in cold conditions whilst regulating body temperature during periods of high activity. Innovative stretch fabrics maximise freedom of movement whilst minimising bulk and potential snagging. DINGHY Musto has created sportswear that regulates body temperature and allows an ...

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Optimist Nationals Boat Class in Hong Kong

Optimist Nationals Boat Class in Hong Kong

HKSF organizes largest Optimist Nationals in the History of the Boat Class in Hong Kong Event Co-Sponsored by Hong Kong Schools Sailing Association (HKSSA) and Hong Kong Optimist Dinghy Association (HKODA)  (Hong Kong) Ninety junior optimist sailors from Hong Kong, Taiwan, China and Macau took their places on the start line in what was a record event at the Hong Kong ...

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70th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

70th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Beneteau leads the production pack A fleet of 119 will line up for the Boxing Day start of the 70th edition of the legendary Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – considered among the world’s most significant blue water races. Beneteau will have 12 yachts competing in this milestone year, the highest representation of ...

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Buying A Boat For Charter

Buying A Boat For Charter

Buying A Boat For Charter OWN A SLICE OF PARADISE: A COUPLE SHARE THEIR EXPERIENCE WITH PURCHASING A CATAMARAN FOR CHARTER. Bob Piccoli took a well-trodden road to acquiring Big Dog II, a Lagoon 400 S2 he bought and placed in the Dream Yacht Charter fleet on Great Abaco Island, Bahamas, a year ago. His journey was filled with research and ...

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HMS Argyll night chase in Caribbean

HMS Argyll

HMS Argyll seizes £36m of cocaine in the Caribbean ocaine worth an estimated £36m has been seized by the Royal Navy after a high-speed chase across the Caribbean. Smugglers began to throw their cargo overboard but were surrounded by patrol boats guided by the Plymouth-based frigate HMS Argyll. The 850kg (1,900lbs) seizure is the third by HMS Argyll in as ...

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5 Awesome Houseboats

Houseboat

other 5 Awesome Houseboats Once just barges with a bathroom and bed, houseboats and floating homes have received a serious upgrade. Gorgeous domiciles owned by the affluent now offer all the comforts of a traditional home with a sweet on-the-water address. With a third of their country below sea level, The Netherlands leads the houseboat charge with ultra-modern, prefab designs that ...

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NCL Holdings Buys Princess Cruise Ship For Oceania Fleet

Princess Cruises

NCL Holdings Buys Princess Cruise Ship For Oceania Fleet Shortly following the official acquisition of Prestige Cruises International, Inc. (Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas), Norwegian Cruise Holdings, Ltd. has purchased Princess Cruises’ Ocean Princess with the intention to add it to the Oceania Cruises fleet under the name Sirena. The ship will join Oceania Cruises’ R Class, along with ...

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