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ORC SuperYacht Rule Now Available

Updated ORC SuperYacht Rule Now Available

The Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) and the SuperYacht Racing Association (SYRA) have announced that the 2016 version of the ORC SuperYacht Rule (ORCsy), which among others will be applied at the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous, the St. Barths Bucket and the Superyacht Cup, is now available online. With boat types ranging from 300-ton giants to feather-light carbon rockets, ...

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SUPERYACHT CHARTER ~ Arcadia Yachts 115-foot

SUPERYACHT CHARTER: Cruise the Mediterranean Aboard This Floating Fortress

Tortoise, a 115-foot, eco-friendly superyacht built in 2015 by Arcadia Yachts, is essentially a fiberglass floating fortress—and it is currently available for charter in the Mediterranean. For about $112,000 per week, plus expenses, guests can escape the winter blues and find solace aboard with its contemporary interiors lavishly designed by the renowned Italian firm Poltrona Frau, known for its decadent ...

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Superyacht Challenge Antigua

Superyacht Challenge Antigua - Nilaya and Tenaz revel in the Sunshine

With a mean wind speed of 17 knots and brilliant sunshine, normal service resumed in the superb sailing grounds off the South Coast of Antigua for the second day of racing at the Superyacht Challenge Antigua. In the Corsair Class 112ft Baltic, Nilaya won both races to take pole position in the regatta from the 147ft Baltic, Visione. Swan 90, ...

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ORC Superyacht Rule 2016

ORC Superyacht Rule 2016 Now Released

The Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) and the SuperYacht Racing Association (SYRA) have released onlinethe 2016 version of the ORC SuperYacht Rule (ORCsy). These rules are intended to be valid for use now in any regatta this year using ORCsy. The Designer version of the 2016 Velocity Prediction Program (VPP) that forms the core of the ORCsy is also now available ...

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Innovative Wider 150 Superyacht

The Innovative Wider 150 Superyacht Completes First Sea Trials

Wider has completed the first sea trials of the Wider 150 superyacht, an all-aluminium ship with a hybrid diesel-electric propulsion system. Designed by Fulvio de Simoni and overseen by Tilli Antonelli, the 150-foot yacht functioned smoothly throughout each test and achieved its forecasted goals. Wider 150 reached a top speed of 15 knots in diesel-electric mode and utilized new technology ...

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Asia Superyacht Rendezvous

Asia Superyacht Rendezvous - Cocktails afloat

The guests – the boats – arrive quietly in the late afternoon, and all of a sudden there is a small fleet of superyachts at anchor in front of the Kata Rocks. Divert your attention from that excellent G&T for a moment, turn round, and look across the pool at the beautiful ladies with sails – Lamima, Lady Thuraya, L’Aventure ...

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279-Foot A470 Yacht Concept

While many megayachts rely on repetitive interior design to fill space, the A Group’s 279-foot A470 yacht concept renounces such redundancy. Streamlined in both look and layout, the five-deck dandy will present customized living spaces unique in purpose—only one saloon and dining area, for example, but both vastly larger than those found on similarly sized luxury craft. Ample onboard amenities ...

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Bugatti Building a $3.5 Million Sport Yacht

Bugatti and a Monaco Shipyard Are Building a $3.5 Million Sport Yacht

Déjà vu? History is about to repeat itself with the launch of the Bugatti Niniette sport yacht series. In the 1920s, Ettore Bugatti established one of the most famous marques in automotive history—creating legendary performance cars like the Type 35 Grand Prix, the Type 41 Royale, and the Type 57 Atalante—but his attention soon turned toward the sea. By the ...

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72-Foot Classic Italian Cruiser

Cantieri di Pisa’s new 72-foot Kitalpha 22

Referencing a classic cruiser from the 1960s, Cantieri di Pisa’s new 72-foot Kitalpha 22 pairs the sophisticated stylings of that bygone era with innovative design and contemporary comforts to present the perfect gentleman’s yacht for today. Adding to its allure is a choice of two hull constructions and layout configurations considerate to the owner’s needs. Designed by Luca Dini, the ...

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Damen’s SeaXplorer Yacht Concepts

Damen’s SeaXplorer Yacht Concepts Break the Ice

Breaking through the barriers to luxurious expeditionary travel, Damen’s SeaXplorer yacht concepts will be equally at home in polar opposite conditions, while playing host to amenities that would make any sybarite smile. Dutch commercial shipbuilder Damen has collaborated with the naval architects at Azure Yacht Design and the extreme travel experts at EYOS Expeditions to develop 213-, 295-, and 328-foot ...

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