Bannatyne’s back in business

New Zealander Stu Bannatyne, one of the Volvo Ocean Race’s most experienced and toughest competitors, is joining Team Alvimedica (Charlie Enright/USA) for Leg 5, the most demanding stage of the event .

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Skipper ONDECK #37 is out!

The SPRINGTIME ONDECK luxury edition presents the great events that took place over the last months and prefaces what’s coming next. This issue is rich in content and extravagant if you think of the carefully selected material, the crème de la crème of yachting and design it holds in its pages, all appropriately combined and rising through a photographic recital.

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Volvo Ocean Race launches new young sailor award

The Volvo Ocean Race launches a new young sailor award in a major sailing competition in the Gulf. It's aimed at attracting a fresh generation of offshore sailors, following champions like Damien Foxall.

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Middle East Boating Conference

With 2015 hailed as the year of innovation for the UAE, new waterfront developments, creative design solutions, and investment in waterside living and tourism are going to shape the nation’s leisure marine industry, according to industry experts.

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The launch of Sunseeker Cyprus this Spring

As marina development in Cyprus gathers pace the Sunseeker London Group is delighted to announce the future launch of Sunseeker Cyprus this spring.

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Pascoe International win ShowBoat Design Award

Pascoe’s 9.6m SL Limousine was the winner of the coveted Golden Neptune Award for Tender Design at the prestigious 2015 Showboats Design Awards held in Kitzbühel, Austria.

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Grace E multi-awarded at the Showboats Design Awards

Grace E, the 73m Picchiotti branded motor yacht created by the Perini Navi Group, was acclaimed at the Showboats Design Awards ceremony hosted by Boat International in Kitzbhüel. Austria.

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Maserati abandons RORC Caribbean 600 Race

Giovanni Soldini announced that Maserati had been forced to pull out of the RORC Caribbean 600 Race after a hydraulic tube fitting for the keel broke.

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An incredible photograph from Team Brunel

An incredible photograph from Team Brunel (Bouwe Bekking/NED) apparently showing three crew members suspended in mid-air as the Volvo Ocean Race Leg 4 leaders sped through the Pacific Ocean, has sparked a fierce social media debate: Is it faked or not?

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Miss World at Volvo Ocean Race

Miss World Rolene Strauss is used to being the focus of the photographer’s lens but on Thursday she turned the camera on herself to capture the most amazing ‘selfie’ (see below) up the 100ft (30.3 metres) mast of a Volvo Ocean Race boat.

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Arcadia 85 US Edition at Miami

Arcadia Yachts – the innovative and unique "eco-friendly" Italian shipyard – has the pleasure to announce the successful US debut of Arcadia 85 in its US edition (hull #8).

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Palm Beach motoryacht Australia arrives in Europe

Mark Richards – Palm Beach Motor Yachts & Grand Banks Ceo about a Palm Beach motor yacht...“to provide the customer with a product that’s as close to perfection as humanly possible”.

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Feadship Savannah launched

Feadship has launched the 83.50-metre (273'11") Savannah, the first superyacht to feature an eco-friendly blend of single diesel engine, three gensets, batteries, propeller, azimuting thruster and a streamlined hull shape.

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