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Electric Cat – 80 Sunreef Power Eco

80 Sunreef Power Eco - photo © Sunreef Yachts

The 80 Sunreef Power Eco is the avant-garde of eco-responsible motoryachts. A fully-customizable luxury catamaran, this craft uses the latest innovations in the industry to achieve outstanding energy efficiency. Thanks to Sunreef Yachts’ light and ultramodern solar power system covering up to 200m”, the 80 Sunreef Power maximizes solar energy generation with 40kWp of capacity. 80 Sunreef Power Eco – photo © ...

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News from Alva Yachts

Alva Yachts Ocean Eco 90 - photo © Sand People

Heralding a new focus on the environment in the post-Covid world, a young German brand is launching an advanced range of sustainable catamarans, sailing yachts and luxury floating homes. Alva Yachts’ experienced founders believe the world has to decarbonise, and they are leading the way with innovative technology in the marine sector. Alva Yachts puts sustainability at the heart of ...

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Horizon Yachts Virtual Boat Show

Horizon Yachts Virtual Boat Show © Horizon Yachts

You’re serious about your next Horizon, and we’re all serious about social distancing. In this time of safe social interaction, in-person boat shows may be on hiatus but yachting dreams remain alive and well. We are pleased to now present the Horizon Yachts Virtual Boat Show, where you can peruse our extensive selection of yacht models to suit every yachting ...

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Piracy news

2020 Q1 IMB Piracy Report © ICC International Maritime Bureau

Piracy and armed robbery a threat to ships’ crews, warns IMB Seafarers face continuing threats from pirates and armed robbers on the world’s seas, says the ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB), reporting 47 attacks in the first three months of 2020, up from 38 in the same period last year. Pirates boarded 37 ships in the first quarter of 2020. ...

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With the Horizon E73 across the Tasman Sea

Horizon E73

When the captain of a super maxi high speed ocean racing yacht delivered a Horizon E73 from Australia’s Gold Coast to Auckland, New Zealand, he was pleasantly surprised with the yacht’s performance. “I must say that on the Horizon E73 I was not at all concerned. it was feeling its way through the ocean like it was built to be ...

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Riviera 72 SMY

Riviera 72 SMY

The magic of owning a Riviera 72 Sports Motor Yacht could make anyone break out in song. However, Callum Rogers has taken it a step further to create a complete video package, including composing a soundtrack that captures the majesty of Riviera’s largest motor yacht. Callum’s family purchased their Riviera 72, Nirvana, from R Marine Sydney in 2019 and the ...

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Dynamiq GTT 160

Dynamiq GTT 160 - photo © Dynamiq

Dynamiq reinvents the 50-metre class with its new GTT 160 The Dynamiq range of configurable superyachts is set to grow after the yard revealed the first details of its forthcoming GTT 160 project. The avant-garde, full-aluminium 49.5-metre vessel represents what Dynamiq thinks is essential for modern superyachts – cool looking, efficient and focused on sport and well-being. The GTT 160 ...

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COVID-19 Effects on the cruising community

COVID-19 - Coronavirus Disease © Daria Blackwell

Formalities worldwide have been evolving with the spread of the novel Coronavirus, prompting special health requirements at Ports of Entry. With more than 108,000 confirmed cases around the world reported as of the 8th March 2020, authorities are scrambling to contain the spread of the novel virus. As a result, they are instituting procedures designed to limit exposure via visitors ...

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Vote multihulls of the Year

https://www.multihulls-world.com/

Vote for your favorite multihulls It was three years ago now that Multihulls World and Multicoques Mag launched the Multihull of the Year competition rewarding the best new models. Thanks to a dedicated website, you, the readers of our magazine, were among the thousands who voted in the first edition. And it’s going from strength to strength! Following the success ...

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Vendée Globe

2019 Azimut Challenge © Yvan Zedda

More competitors at the start of the Vendée Globe On 8th November 2020, at 13:02, the ninth Vendée Globe will start from Les Sables-d’Olonne. Ever since its creation, the Vendée Globe – a sailing race round-the-world, solo, non-stop and without assistance – has been an essential reference in the world of offshore sailing. Driven by an ever-increasing popularity, the race ...

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