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  • 31 October 2008

    October 30th 2008 The Organisers of The Superyacht Cup regattas in Antigua and Palma have joined forces with the Organisers of the St Barths and Newport Bucket Regattas to adopt the ‘Bucket Rating’ system. The system was developed by Jim Teeters, Associate Offshore Director at US Sailing, and has been refined by Bucket Regattas over […]

  • 19 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Blueprint Marine officially launched DIVE Superyacht, the new SCUBA solution for the superyacht industry. In collaboration with PADI, the world-renowned diving organization, Blueprint Marine have created Dive Superyacht, specifically designed to assist superyachts with PADI recognition and training. This new service has been created as an effortless way for captains and management companies to ensure […]

  • 22 September 2006

    Billions are being spent on superyachts and at this time of year there’s only one place to be to monitor the health of the industry, the Monaco Yacht Show, where two of the world’s largest sailing yachts stole the limelight. David Glenn takes a close look at Maltese Falcon, bumps into royalty and listens to […]

  • 19 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    In collaboration with PADI, the world-renowned diving organization, Blueprint Marine have created Dive Superyacht, specifically designed to assist superyachts with PADI recognition and training. This new service has been created as an effortless way for captains and management companies to ensure that their boats are delivering the safest and highest quality certified diving for their […]

  • 20 December 2007

    The Superyacht Cup is pleased to announce a new joint-venture with The Phuket Invitational Superyacht Rendezvous, Thailand. The Superyacht Cup has been organizing Superyacht sailing regattas for 12 years, with the recent event in Palma in June 2007 breaking all records by attracting 52 of the world’s biggest sailing yachts.

  • 15 January 2008

    Peter Wykeham-Martin and John Grandy of GWM Racing Limited have been appointed to run the on-water aspects of The Superyacht Cup events planned for 2008. The calendar includes The Superyacht Cup Transatlantic Challenge starting in Antigua in April, The Superyacht Cup Palma in June and The Superyacht Cup Antigua in December.

  • 20 April 2016

    While the newbuilding market in superyacht construction was severely hit by the recession, the refit activity stayed at a constant pace, and even experienced some growth. Several Dutch superyacht builders successfully took on refit projects to weather the dry spell in newbuild orders. The amount of new orders for superyachts has almost halved since the […]

  • 14 September 2011

    Sauter Carbon Offset Design Reduces Fuel Consumption in Superyachts by Up To 50% at No Extra Cost. Traditionally, above and below the waterline, it’s the Fluid Dynamic Inefficiency or the immense “Drag” of Superyachts that stands out as their weakest point. The most visible examples are seen in the conspicuous Radome towers and the bow […]

  • 24 September 2006

    What began as a small group of South Florida superyacht businesses banding together for marketing at the St Maarten Boat Show, has now become the first US trade association dealing exclusively with the superyacht industry, the US Superyacht Association (

  • 17 June 2007

    The three day celebration of the finest fleet of sailing superyachts ever assembled in one location starts on Sunday 17th June with the Fortis Day at The Superyacht Cup Ulysse Nardin. The final day of preparation saw the dockside atmosphere absolutely alive with expectation as many of the superyachts took the opportunity to go out […]

  • 9 May 2011

    Fitzroy Yachts have enjoyed a very successful night at the sixth annual World Superyacht Awards. During a glittering gala evening attended by a distinguished guest list of over 500 superyacht owners, their families, friends and senior members of the superyacht industry, Zefira (built by Fitzroy Yachts) received not one but two prized silver Neptunes for […]

  • 5 March 2010

    The Beautiful setting of Hainan Island, China, is planning to host a new superyacht event in the region which is quickly becoming a promising area for the superyacht industry. Hainan Island in China has plans to become a new focal destination for the luxury, tourism and superyacht industry with the 2010 Hainan Rendez-Vouz.

  • 1 November 2006

    New Zealand’s superyacht industry has received invaluable global recognition at the prestigious Fort Lauderdale Boat Show in Florida, with the superyacht equivalent of Oscars. Two New Zealand companies, Alloy Yachts and McMullen and Wing captured top prizes in the “Best Power” category during the International Superyacht Society’s 2006 International Superyacht Design Awards. The awards recognise […]

  • 7 April 2016

    While the newbuilding market in superyacht construction was severely hit by the recession, the refit activity stayed at a constant pace, and even experienced some growth. Several Dutch superyacht builders successfully took on refit projects to weather the dry spell in newbuild orders. The amount of new orders for superyachts has almost halved since the […]

  • 14 September 2011
    Business & Finance

      Sauter Carbon Offset Design Reduces Fuel Consumption in Superyachts by Up To 50% at No Extra Cost. Traditionally, above and below the waterline, it’s the Fluid Dynamic Inefficiency or the immense “Drag” of Superyachts that stands out as their weakest point. The most visible examples are seen in the conspicuous Radome towers and the […]

  • 28 March 2007

    WITHIN an hour of the luxury superyacht Amevi dropping anchor in Douglas Bay, the speculation had begun. Could Chelsea boss and Russian oil magnate Roman Abramovich be in town?

  • 27 April 2011

      A new superyacht concept has been announced by three firms looking to create the perfect vessel for use in the South-East Asia. The 75m motor yacht is the creation of Design Unlimited, Ruea Yachts and BMT Nigel Gee, who have previously teamed up to work on a 60m superyacht. Among the features of the […]

  • 19 March 2007

    Sunseeker – one of the world’s leading superyacht manufacturers has announced that it will be including the Transas Navi-Sailor ECS 3000-I navigation software as a standard installation on its new fleet of superyachts. The Poole based superyacht manufacturer Sunseeker has entered in to an agreement with Transas Marine and our local partner, Ships Electronic Services […]

  • 8 November 2007

    A panel of some of the world’s leading superyacht designers and industry members are to judge the inaugural Young Designer of the Year Award at the World Superyacht Awards in Venice, April 2008.

  • 3 October 2012

    Admiral Tecnomar Group announced yesterday the sale of a new 37-metre superyacht named “Impero 37 rph”. This sale represents the forth superyacht sold by the Shipyard over the last six months. Francesco Carbone, Sales Director of Admiral Tecnomar Group, says “This sale provides further evidence that our commercial and marketing strategy is paying off. With […]

  • 22 May 2009

    At the World Superyacht Awards 2009, the prestigious competition organized by Boat International Magazine, Francesco Paszkowski Design received the prize for the “Best Exterior Design in the motoryacht section” for the Sanlorenzo 40 Alloy Onyx. The winners were announced on May 16th, during the glamorous evening, which took place at Guildhall, in the heart of […]

  • 17 December 2006

    Although close to a third of the world’s superyachts are owned by Gulf Arabs, most are moored at locations outside the Gulf, suggesting that the UAE and the Gulf have the potential to become a sought-after destination ranked as ‘superyacht friendly’.