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Vendee Globe ~ Big Blow is on its Way

THE BIG BLOW IS ON ITS WAY

A deep low will be shaking up the pack for a number of days, while the leaders put the Kerguelens behind them and gradually climb back up towards Australia. The weather is worsening in this wide open space around the islands in the Southern Ocean. Trindade, Martim Vaz, Tristan da Cunha, Gough, Marion, Prince-Édouard, Crozet, Kerguelen, Heard, and later  there ...

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Auckland Water Boat Show

Auckland On the Water Boat Show opens full of the Joys of Spring

Despite the inclement weather that has been the New Zealand’s daily fare for too long, the Auckland On the Water Boat Show enjoyed a beautiful Spring day for its opening. Today was the first of the four-day show and is also the first time that the Show has been held in the school holidays. Certainly, the visitor flow seems to ...

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Cannes Yachting Festival 2016

Cannes Yachting Festival 2016

For six days, the Cannes Yachting Festival turns the city of Cannes, on the French Riviera, into the world capital of boating and yachting. PALAIS This area at the main entrance of the Cannes Yachting Festival includes the interior of the Palais des Festivals and the outdoor space on the waterfront. Head inside for boat builders, architects, the broker & charter area, banks, shipping agents, boating service companies ...

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Perini Navi ~ Cannes Yachting Festival

PERINI NAVI SAILING SUPERYACHT DAHLAK

Perini Navi has recently announced its inaugural presence at the Cannes Yachting Festival (6th-11th September). The Perini Navi 38.15m sailing yacht Dahlak, designed in collaboration with French naval architectPhilippe Briand, is the most recent addition to the company’s fleet of 60 yachts and will be on display in the Vieux Port of Cannes for the entire duration of the show. This stunning ...

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Audi Hamilton Island Race Week

A mass migration to the tropics for Audi Hamilton Island Race Week

A mass migration to the tropics for Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2016 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week – Amid unprecedented scenes, hundreds of yachts and thousands of sailors and their supporters are descending on tropical Hamilton Island, in the Whitsundays, for the start of Australia’s largest offshore regatta, Audi Hamilton Island Race Week. The record fleet of 252 represents ...

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Thailand Yacht Show

THAILAND YACHT SHOW

With its new timing at the beginning of the season, rather than slap bang in the middle, preparations for the second Edition of the Thailand Yacht Show (TYS2) are well under way. Running from 15-18 December, organisers 3L Events and co-hosts the Thai Government aim to showcase the emerging marine tourism powerhouse of Phuket to the world. Since the inaugural ...

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Ílhavo Sea Festival in Portugal

Ílhavo Sea Festival 2016

This summer, Ílhavo will, once again, return to the tall ships route.  Complying with the tradition of well receiving the World’s tallest ships and valuing the Portuguese sea spirit, this August we will revisit the participating tall ships and promote mutual knowledge in a truly multicultural festival. The Port of Aveiro will be transformed in a small city for young ...

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Brest International Maritime Festival

Brest International Maritime Festival

Brest’s International Maritime Festival will be held from 13 to 19 July 2016. The edition’s highlights will be the presence of L’HERMIONE, a replica of La Fayette’s historical flagship and the presentation by the French Navy, for the first time ever, of the MONGE, an impressive test and measurement vessel. As always, the festival will also bring together sailing ships, ...

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International boat show Phuket

Phuket International Boat Show

The 13th Phuket International Boat Show came to a close yesterday (Sunday 10th January) after four days of showcasing the region’s best marine and luxury brands to a record turnout of visitors. Independently audited, the boat show welcomed 5,500 visitors, 45% of which were international – primarily Europe and Asia – with the show seeing robust growth in the number ...

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Seabin- Saving the world

Seabin- Saving the world, one marina at a time

Every now and then you hear of an idea that’s so jaw-droppingly simple and yet so effective that it makes you shake your head and wonder, ‘why not me’? Such is the case with the Seabin project, an automated marina rubbish bin that was designed to help remove plastic and other unsightly debris from the water. Seabin is the brainchild ...

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