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Beneteau Oceanis Yacht 62

Oceanis Yacht 62

Oceanis Yacht 62 – Where your yachting experience begins Beneteau offers the key to a new world – a world apart, in which space, light and design come together in unison to transform your life at sea. At the recent Paris, Dusseldorf, London and Miami boat shows, you learnt our secret: the first Oceanis Yacht will be launched officially in ...

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Monaco Solar Boat Challenge

Monaco Solar Boat Challenge

The flames of a real passion never go out, those linking the Principality to preservation of our environment being perfect examples. It is why the Yacht Club de Monaco continues on this path in organising the Monaco Solar Boat Challenge, taking place from 14th to 16th July 2016. Organised with the support of the UIM (Union Internationale Motonautique) which is ...

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FLOATING BOAT HOUSE WITH UNDERWATER BEDROOM $2.8M

FLOATING BOAT HOUSE WITH UNDERWATER BEDROOM

The first models went on sale last year, before any Seahorses were even completed. Kleindienst says it sold approximately 60 Seahorses in 2015. More are still for sale. The underwater portion, composed of a master bedroom and bathroom, will make up approximately 270 square feet on the interior. Just outside the walls is a 500-square-foot coral garden. From the home, ...

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Raymarine i70s

Raymarine i70s Multifunction Instrument Display

Raymarine i70s Multifunction Instrument Maximum Visibility and Maximum Versatility The i70s multifunction gives you the flexibility to display instrument and navigation data that is most important to you. Equipped with a bold and bright 4.1” display the i70s is easy-to-customize with digital, analog and graphical displays of depth, speed, wind and more. Add the i70s to your existing Raymarine instr ...

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Carbon Fibre In-Boom Furling Systems for All Yachts

THE RIGHT FURLING BOOM FOR YOU – CLICK BELOW FOR YOUR PERSONALIZED QUOTE

SouthernFurl In-Boom furling systems withstand Sydney Hobart test Have you ever scared your family when you got stuck with too much sail up when you should be reefed? Southern Spars’ range of SouthernFurl booms are the answer – letting you reduce sail quickly and easily without leaving the safety of the cockpit. Southern Spars in-boom furling technology changed the game ...

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PredictWind Offshore App integrated with Redport Optimizer and XGate

PredictWind Offshore App integrated with Redport Optimizer and XGate

PredictWind’s OffShore App now makes a direct connection with the Redport Optimizer and XGate, allowing users to seamlessly download and view marine weather forecasts over narrow bandwidth satellite connections. PredictWind, the world leader in weather forecasting, has just released the latest version of their Award winning Offshore app, which now allows a direct connection with the Redport Optimizer and XGate ...

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US Sailing Launches Online Training

US Sailing Launches Online Training Platform

US Sailing has launched Basic Keelboat Online, a web-based supplement to the Basic Keelboat course and the organization’s newest online training platform. Developed in partnership with Fresh Air Educators, a leading online education provider, the online course is designed to prepare aspiring sailors for on-the-water instruction in the Basic Keelboat course while allowing US Sailing instructors to ensure a consistent ...

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Virtual Sailing World Championship 2016

Virtual Sailing World Championship 2016

The SailX Virtual Sailing World Championship 2016 starts April 4 and concludes five weeks later on May 8 with a Grand Final – a single regatta between the Top-30. Scoring ramps up as the competition progresses, giving new players time to get up to speed. This is the second edition of a very successful regatta format. Last year’s event (the ...

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Keeping Keels Attached in the Future

Keeping Keels Attached in the Future

Stan Honey, chairman of the Oceanic and Offshore Committee at World Sailing, is excited. Too many boats are losing their keels, and he is eager to share some of the progress being made to reverse this trend. Scuttlebutt editor Craig Leweck met with Stan for an update, with additional comments added by Dr. Jason Smithwick, Head of Technical & Offshore ...

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Offshore App – Now with a GRIB Viewer

Offshore App – Now with a GRIB Viewer

The Offshore App from PredictWind now includes a fully featured Grib Viewer. This free App from PredictWind now has a built in GRIB viewer with smooth animations that put it at the forefront of GRIB viewing technology. Now GRIB forecasts can be downloaded and viewed effortlessly all in one place. Easily switch between your forecast data Setup your route to automatically ...

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