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Oceanco and Vitters Shipyard launch Project 85

Oceanco and Vitters Shipyard are pleased to announce the launch of an 85-meter Tripp Design Luxury Sailing yacht. This project is the outcome of a remarkable co-operation between Vitters Shipyard and Oceanco, where both partners combined their respective expertise. This novel approach to building is as unique as the yacht itself.

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Thumbs up for the GC32 after successful Test Event

 With 25+ knot winds blowing, the final day of the Marseille Test Event for the 2015 Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour, racing was cancelled. However over the previous three days, 15 races had been held in conditions ranging from 3-20 knots, providing the four teams with the most valuable learning experience prior to the Tour’s first event on Lake Traunsee, Austria over 27th-31st May.

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Nacra 17: kick-off in Hyères

For the 47th year in a row, Hyères' harbour is playing host to the entire Olympic sailing series. And for the third year, the Sailing World Cup is the designated context, proof that this race zone is quite simply one of the finest and most technical in the world.

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Les Voiles de St. Barth All Wrapped Up

Today's single race for each of 10 classes sailing at Les Voiles de St. Barth determined overall winners and marked the fourth and final day of the regatta.

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Less than a month until the launch of a new CRN megayacht

CRN, a shipyard that specializes in building 50 to 90 metre steel and aluminium super yachts, is ready to launch its new fully customized 55 meters with a very strong identity and style, which draws on some stylistic features peculiar to military vessel.

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Custom Line Navetta 28 Hull n.002

Over the last few days the technical launch of the second Custom Line Navetta 28 was held at the Marina dei Cesari, in Fano (Italy).The maxi yacht, built at Ferretti Group's shipyard in Mondolfo (Pesaro-Urbino, Italy), is the second in Custom Line's semi-displacement series that made her debut last Fall at the Cannes, Monaco and Genoa boat shows.

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Dongfeng Race Team breaks mast, crew safe

Dongfeng Race Team broke their mast early on Monday (GMT, March 30) but nobody has been injured and there is no immediate danger to the crew.

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Overmarine Group Announces the sale of two Yachts

The Overmarine Group announced the sale of two Maxi Open yachts to the American market. The first is a Mangusta 165, the current flagship of the Mangusta fleet, the third in the series sold to this important market over the past 3 years.

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ELFJE by Royal Huisman [Video]

Delivered in the summer of 2014, the 52.36m/172ft NextGEN ketch Elfje seen here spreading her wings has confirmed her presence as an elegant and effective offshore flyer.

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Toughest leg for Volvo Ocean Race is underway

Volvo Ocean Race’s six-strong fleet finally headed out of Auckland on Wednesday morning after the Leg 5 departure was delayed 67 hours to avoid the worst of Cyclone Pam.

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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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