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Heesen’s Project Nova-Hybrid Superyacht

Heesen’s Project Nova-Hybrid Superyacht Is a Fuel-Efficient Beach Villa at Sea

Built by the Netherlands-based Heesen Yachts, the 163-foot Project Nova-Hybrid yacht—a fast displacement, full-aluminium yacht with an environmentally friendly footprint—was revealed at the Monaco Yacht Show in September. The yacht emits an incredibly low noise level of about 46 decibels while cruising, providing a quieter environment for guests and a more desirable dining experience (as noise levels of 80 decibels ...

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MasterCraft Boats UK Reports Good Business at Monaco Yacht Show

MasterCraft Boats UK Reports

MasterCraft Boats UK introduced its luxury bespoke watersports tenders at Monaco Yacht Show in September. It was the first time the Company had exhibited at the show and it represented a significant commitment to the bespoke tenders market. ‘Being our first time at the show, we really didn’t know what to expect,’ said Michael Hardicker, MD of MasterCraft Boats. ‘We ...

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Annapolis Sailboat Show

Annapolis Sailboat Show 2015

The 46th annual United States Sailboat Show is on schedule for Thursday, October 8th opening. Hurricane Joaquin put quite a scare through the sailing industry intent on participating in the Annapolis Sailboat Show, October 8th -12th, but the hurricane has diverted its path and is expected to miss the east coast. Media reports had predicted the arrival of Joaquin at ...

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Review Monaco Yacht Show 2015

Monaco Yacht Show 2015 Review

The considerable dust – of the building works amid the Monaco Yacht Show – has settled, and despite the logistical problems created by said works, there appears to be an industry consensus that this was a positive year. There is a tendency for us all to attach as much importance to the atmosphere at a yacht show as we do ...

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Sail at Annapolis Boat Show Maryland

Annapolis Boat Show Maryland

For the first time sailing lessons will be offered at the United States Sailboat Show, October 8-12, 2015. Collaborating with Beneteau America, American Sailing Association and Sailtime, the Annapolis Boat Show is expanding the activities designed especially for those used to the sport of sailing. “We are very pleased that this year beginning sailors will have the opportunity to learn to sail ...

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Galeon 500 Fly the ultimate party boat?

Galeon 500 Fly

Dubbed the “ultimate party” boat by Galeon, the new 500 Fly has a new innovative dynamic in movable platform features which set it apart from the rest of the competition, but is it a true party boat? The WSB team step on-board to check out if gimmicks ring true. The 500 Fly can be  highly customised, with three distinct aft configurations ...

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Auckland On Water Boat Show

Experts and great advice at Auckland On Water Boat Show

Thousands of Kiwi boating, fishing and water sport enthusiasts are set to visit next week’s Auckland On Water Boat Show where they can seek expert advice and check out the hundreds of new boats and marine-related products on display. The 24 to 27 September running of New Zealand’s largest on-water boat show sees Auckland’s Viaduct Harbour transformed into a giant ...

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Tragedy in Cannes

Tragedy in Cannes

Reports are coming in that on September 12, the penultimate day of the Cannes Boat Show, a woman was killed by a runaway RIB, believed to be an MX-12 Gran Sport by Cantieri Magazzù based in Palermo, Italy. It appears a Cypriot journalist at the helm during a test drive was flung from the boat along with Renato Magazzù, MD ...

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Vanquish VQ50 Is a High-Style Overnight Cruiser

Vanquish VQ50

With spacious interiors, an owner’s cabin, and a kitchen, Vanquish Yachts’ new Vanquish VQ50 cruiser was made for overnight adventures. The first example of the 50-foot boat was recently delivered in Ibiza and was specifically designed to meet the owner’s desire for a spacious outdoor oasis. This Vanquish VQ50 features an alfresco table at the foredeck, with room for seven ...

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Vector Martini wins 2015 Cowes Torquay Powerboat Race

Vector Martini wins 2015 Cowes Torquay Powerboat Race

On what has to be one of the most perfect Cowes Torquay Powerboat races in it’s fifty five year history it was stunning to see these magnificent machines racing once more from the start line outside the Royal Yacht Squadron in Cowes. Fantastic race conditions soon sorted the field as the powerboats leapt from the start line and charged out ...

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