Boating

Bahamas Charter Options from Denison Yachting

Denison Yachting—which is now accepting bitcoin as payment for yacht-charter bookings—has several yachts open for bookings in the Bahamas this winter.<p>…

Yachts

On board when Spindrift was dismasted

<b>As the giant trimaran made its way to the Créac'h lighthouse (Isle of Ouessant) for a second attempt at the Jules Verne Trophy, Spindrift 2 dismasted</b> …

Sailing

Volvo Ocean Race: Rich get richer >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

(January 16, 2018; Leg 4; Day 15) – Team Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag was showing no signs of relinquishing their grip on the Leg 4 lead, hell-bent on …

Sailing

Iconic Marine-Fountain World V-Bottom Speed Record Attempt Delayed

<b>Washington, North Carolina January 15, 2018</b> – Iconic Marine Group, the parent group of the Fountain, Donzi and Baja brands announces today there will …

Advantageous

A Coastal Race Primer

A coastal overnight or distance race is a lot of fun, but can be extremely challenging because of its proximity to shore and its (generally) shorter …

Sailing

What to do with orphaned boats? Irma wreckage is a smelly eyesore in Coconut Grove

A boat morgue sits on the waterfront in Coconut Grove. There lies the wreckage from Hurricane Irma, a few dozen victims of the storm’s wrathful winds …

Hurricane Irma

home heesen innovative silent superyacht monaco yacht show

The 2017 Monaco Yacht Show concluded in customarily cacophonous manner: at 6pm on September 30, the 125 remarkable superyachts on display in Port Hercules harbour each blared their horn simultaneously. Then <i>Home</i> , the new 50m vessel built by Holland’s Heesen Yachts, headed up the farewell parade, …

Boats

Burgess Opens New Office in Shanghai

Burgess , in partnership with IYAT, has opened a new office in Shanghai. The expansion comes three years after Burgess entered the Asian market, and …

Yachts

Smooth-sailing for university walk-in's - Chairperson

CAPE TOWN - The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training, Connie September commends higher institutions extra efforts …

Sailing

Tom Cunliffe gets behind lobster pot petition

The Cruising Association’s campaign to make lobster pot markers more visible is gaining support across the industry. Tom Cunliffe is the latest star …

Sailing

This R370 Million Superyacht Is The Stuff Dreams Are Made Of

It rocks interiors akin to those you would find in a colonial house located in the middle of the African bush, but the superyacht MINE GAMES is …

Super Yachts

Providing an example for other sailors >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The US Sailing Team and US Sailing’s Olympic Development Program (ODP), together with Debris Free Oceans and US Sailing Center Miami, partnered to …

Sailing

Just Back From a '90s Theme Cruise: Sailing With Vanilla Ice, Salt-N-Pepa & More - Carnival Cruise Line

Time travel is possible. We witnessed it last week on the first-ever ShipHop Cruise.<p>Sailing with Vanilla Ice, Salt-N-Pepa, Sisqo, Coolio, Kid-N-Play …

Cruise Ships

Competition builds in countdown to 38th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

by Kirsten Ferguson 16 Jan 14:16 GMT 1-4 March 2018<p>On-the-water action at the 2017 St. Maarten Heineken Regatta © Laurens Morel - www.saltycolours.com<p>…

Sailing

Princess Launches YachtQuarters Fractional-Ownership Program

Princess Yachts has launched YachtQuarters , a fractional-ownership program. The first model being made available is the Princess 75 Motor Yacht, …

Yachts

National Sailing Hall of Fame moves closer to deal with Newport

Leaders of the National Sailing Hall of Fame and Museum are moving closer to reaching an agreement with the City of Newport while still holding out …

Sailing

Sailing the Caribbean in style onboard Viking Sky

Similarly, the restaurants have beautiful tableware from high-end German and Nordic brands – all the better for showcasing standout cuisine. From the …

Sailing

Avoiding Disaster on the River and the Creation of FRANKENBOAT!

The Middle Fork of the Salmon River is lauded as one of the most scenic, historic, and prestigious river trips in the nation. 100 miles up the gut of …

Sailing

Youngest ever Clipper Race skipper claims first race win

<b>Visit Seattle, led by 24-year-old British sailor Nikki Henderson, the youngest ever Skipper to lead a team in the Clipper Round the World Yacht</b> …

Sailing

$1 Million Price Drop on Double Down

Northrop and Johnson has announced a $1 million price drop on the 213-foot Codecasa <i>Double Down</i>.<p>The asking price is now $44,550,000.<p><i>Double Down</i> is a …

Yachts

Sailing: Oman sailors in lead at Musannah Race Week

<b>Muscat:</b> Musannah Race Week 2018 has got underway with a total of 172 of the best young international sailors in fierce competition at Al Musannah …

Sailing

Nashville Boat Show opens Thursday at Music City Center

The current frigid temperatures are an indication that boating season is still several weeks away, but it’s never too early to start preparing.<p>That’s …

Determined to Hitch a Ride on the Greatest Rig in America

<i>Laurie Gwen Shapiro |</i>The Stowaway: A Young Man’s Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica<i>| Simon & Schuster | January 2018 | 8 minutes (1,915 words)</i><p>With …

Charlie Chaplin

When sailing barges were vital for international trade

Window Museum displays at Albion Wharf reflects the importance of the Ipswich barge fleet in days gone by

Sailing

Iceboating: Prepare for the worst >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

If you’re a small boat sailor, the most extreme incident to overcome is a capsize. But for iceboaters, they not only can’t see the puff that might …

Sailing

Irish National Sailing & Powerboat School to Run Yachting Courses from Malahide in 2018

The Irish National Sailing & Powerboat School will run a series of yachting programmes on a trial basis from Malahide in County Dublin this year. The …

Sailing

St. Thomas Yacht Club gears up for it's 45th St. Thomas International Regatta

<b>If your bucket list includes having a drink at the 2017 Favorite Yachting Bar in the Caribbean, then tick that box with us March 23 to 25 at the St.</b> …

Sailing

Brits warm-up for Miami World Cup event

<b>Pre the World Cup Series in Miami next week the three-day Midwinter Regatta and warm-up events for the Olympic classes came to an end.</b><p><b>In the men's</b> …

Sailing

Making Waves for American sailing >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

<i>by Gary Jobson, Sailing World</i><br>Since compiling my annual Jobson Junior All-Star lists since 2001, I’ve been combing through results of hundreds of …

Sailing

Volvo OR: Scallywag's speed wobbles en route to Hong Kong

<b>The leader sailed under a cloud line and lost a few miles overnight, but are back up to speed now.</b><p>Leg 4 leaders, SHK/Scallywag, had some nervous …

Sailing