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NewsGeneral Boating News27-08-2015
What caused the extraordinary sinking of this massive £3.2 million Italian superyacht  this month off the Greek Island of Mykonos? Port authority officers have been trying to determine what exactly happened but as of yet no one knows. Photos are being syndicated around the world showing the alarming sight of an expensive bow sticking up out of the water. Footage on local TV chann...

NewsMarine Industry News26-08-2015
Here in the UK, September means showtime in the world of boats! Britain's biggest boating festival Southampton Boat Show will host an incredible range of new boats for boating fans to feast their eyes on, and even jump on board to explore. It’s the place to see debut sailing and motor yachts, as well as fabulous used boats for sale, and all the latest marine equipment, chandlery ...

NewsMarine Industry News24-08-2015
Broker firm Ancasta Yachts is inviting visitors to the Southampton Boat Show to view what will be the biggest sailing boat on display at the event. This is the CNB 76 – making its UK debut at the show. Described as ‘seaworthy, elegant, and easy to handle’, the new CNB 76 is built by CNB Yachts of Bordeaux. With generous proportions and unique design from the world famous n...

NewsSailing24-08-2015
For the second time, a remarkable sailing event will take place in memory of Andrew ‘Bart’ Simpson. The 2015 Bart's Bash will take place on Sunday 20th September. Barts Bash Bart’s Bash was conceived in 2014 as a mass participation event On Sunday7 21st September 2014 over 30,700 people took part in the racing, across 50 countries, raising an incredible £366,392...

NewsGeneral Boating News20-08-2015
Although a house-hold name for directing classic films such as Jaws, E.T., and Jurassic Park, Steven Spielberg is also one of the world’s biggest players when it comes to superyachts. He famously said: "I don't dream at night, I dream all day; I dream for a living." Now he is dreaming of a new superyacht.     Spielberg has only owned Seven Seas sin...

News20-08-2015
It may prove controversial with surfing purists, but the new electric jet boards from Basque Country-based Onean have the potential to revolutionise the sport of surfing.     Gone are the days of frantically paddling to catch a wave or waiting for the wind to pick up. Onean’s boards are fitted with a 4400W dual-core brushless electric motors to power an axial water p...

NewsMarine Industry News13-08-2015
Following eight years of design and planning, the incredible-looking SS18 from UK-based Glider Yachts is preparing for a high profile debut at Monaco Yacht Show (September 23-26). Glider Yachts revealed its original design in January this year, and went into production in April with the first model being hand crafted in the UK by Burgess Marine. The team behind project SS18 says this high p...

NewsMarine Industry News12-08-2015
To celebrate 50 years of prestige yacht building, Plymouth-based Princess Yachts has teamed with Thomas Pink to launch a beautifully designed ‘capsule collection’ of clothing and accessories.  British luxury yacht manufacturer Princess Yachts and top end clothing retailer Thomas Pink commissioned renowned Spanish illustrator Jaume Vilardell to produce two images encapsulati...

NewsMarine Industry News11-08-2015
Predicted to be a hot selling boat in 2015/16, the Quicksilver 905 Pilothouse will make its debut at Southampton Boat Show this September. Those keen on fishing - but who also like the idea of cruising in comfort - will be particularly interested. At an RRP of £59,999 including VAT, the price could suit a large audience.  The versatile new model will be on show alongside other Pi...

NewsSailing10-08-2015
Sir Ben Ainslie has expressed his delight that British fans came out in such huge numbers to support home team Land Rover BAR as they made a winning start to their 35th America's Cup journey in Portsmouth recently. He says the team used the crowds to spur them on during the two races on 'Big Saturday'. The Team Principle and Skipper of Land Rover BAR said: "In my saili...

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