World’s coolest boats: Bluebird K7 was as cool as it was fast

Each month we pick out an iconic boat that can lay claim to the title of world’s coolest boat. This month, we take a closer look at Donald Campbell’s Bluebird K7. Bluebird K7 on Coniston Water, Cumbria, 1958. Photo: Heritage Images / Getty The irony is that when disaster struck on Coniston Water in January […]

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Heesen MYS 2022 YachtTalk Specials episode 3 – Trends in Superyacht Design

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Heesen MYS 2022 YachtTalk Specials episode 1 – The Future of Yachting

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Heesen MYS 2022 YachtTalk Specials episode 2 – Heesen at the Monaco Yacht Show

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EM Program Regulations to be Implemented for Groundfish Trawl Catch Share Program

Image via NOAA Fisheries. NOAA Fisheries has announced that effective Nov. 2, a new rule will implement electronic monitoring (EM) program regulations for vessels using groundfish bottom trawl and non-whiting midwater trawl gear in the Pacific Coast Groundfish Trawl Catch Share Program. This move is expected to allow vessels using bottom trawl and non-whiting midwater […]

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Paradise Found

Photo Courtesy of Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum Whitefish Point, on Lake Superior’s “Shipwreck Coast,” is long on tales of mariners lost, natural wonders and spectacular skies, and short on hustle and bustle. By Kath Usitalo On a sunny summer afternoon, the parking lot at the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum is filled with vehicles sporting license […]

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Race World Offshore Releases Maxed-Out Key West Party Schedule

With three full days of competition in the Super Cat, Super Stock and Class 1 categories, the concurrent American Power Boat Association Offshore World Championships and finale of Class 1 World Championship Series, November 6-13, in Key West, Fla., will not lack for offshore racing action. But the annual Key West Worlds, as they’ve come […]

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Heesen YachtTalk Specials, Season 3, Episode 2

https://www.heesenyachts.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/YTS-SERENA-OK-25082022.mp3 Broadcast from Oss in the Netherlands, the second episode of Heesen’s YachtTalk Specials took place in the builder’s largest dry dock, which had been cleared out to make room for its latest 55-metre steel series, Project Serena. To learn more about Heesen’s bold speculative build programme, presenter Charlotte Kan sat down with Robert Drontmann, […]

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XO sportsboats: Everything you need to know

The irrepressible coolness of an XO sports boat goes way beyond its styling. In terms of its sheer usability, the brand’s designs encompass a range of open, hardtop and cabin options that enable you to fine-tune each model precisely in line with the way you like to go boating. XO is a master in stylish […]

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Parker sportsboats: Everything you need to know

Though originally famed for its robust offshore RIBs, Parker Poland is also an undisputed powerhouse in the world of recreational sportsboats. Parker 630 The company’s core ethos is to marry capable, seagoing hulls with high-quality construction and to bring its boats to market at remarkably accessible and reasonable prices. It also makes a point of […]

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Supermarine sportsboats: Everything you need to know

The Supermarine ethos is like a manifesto for the purist sportsboater. Sleek, fast and bursting with pedigree, the Spearfish 32 is a deeply desirable sportsboat You take a ferociously capable Alan Burnard racing hull, you make it stiff and light with modern building techniques and you pair it with proven inboard engines and premium-grade components. […]

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Yamarin sportsboats: Everything you need to know

When Finnish Yamaha importer, Kesko, founded Yamarin in 1972, the whole point was to create a line of compact open runabouts that would dovetail perfectly with Yamaha’s outboard motors. Yamarin 63BR They met with tremendous success, quickly establishing Yamaha engines as the biggest player in the Scandinavian boating market – and 50 years on, Yamarin’s […]

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Dromeas sportsboats: Everything you need to know

Founded in 2017 by Turkish Olympic Sailor, Efe Kuyumcu, the aim at Dromeas Yachts is to build some of the toughest and most versatile high-performance offshore leisure boats in the world. Dromeas D28 CC And by positioning itself in the 25-40ft day boating sector and leveraging the design input of British race guru, Adam Younger, […]

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Finnmaster sportsboats: Everything you need to know

While lots of Nordic boat builders have shifted production to overseas factories over the last decade, Finnmaster has remained profoundly connected to its roots. Finnmaster S5 Console Now, as ever, it designs and builds its boats at the heart of Finland’s historic Ostrobothnia boat building region. With the famous Gulf of Bothnia directly on its […]

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Aquila sportsboats: Everything you need to know

Aquila is a motor cat brand with uncommonly widespread appeal. Built at Sino Eagle’s million-square-foot facility in China and developed in collaboration with the renowned J&J Design Group, its boats certainly deliver all the space, stability and efficiency you would expect of multihull platforms. But one of the brand’s most noteworthy talents is its ability […]

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Quarken sportsboats: Everything you need to know

Established in 2021 by three highly respected Finnish boat builders, Quarken is named after the brand’s home waters around the Kvarken archipelago in the northern Baltic. With its wide open deck and neatly integrated cuddy, the 27 Open model is a wonderfully versatile sportsboat Though still young, the brand is already becoming known for its […]

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Alfastreet sportsboats: Everything you need to know

Slovenian boat builder, Alfastreet, has forged a powerful reputation for the courageous ingenuity of its sportsboats. Alfastreet 32 Cabin Ever since it made its UK debut in 2014, its mixture of classical design, custom-ready upgrade paths and pioneering day-boating solutions has made Alfastreet boats feel bespoke and exclusive. Its heritage in high-end roulette tables may […]

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Saxdor sportsboats: Everything you need to know

With an HQ in Helsinki and an impressive new 10,000m² shipyard in Poland, Saxdor Yachts has been on a fast track to big things since day one. Saxdor 320 GTO Founded in 2019, this bright young Finnish brand already boasts a dealer network spanning 37 countries and a raft of prestigious international awards – and […]

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Galeon sportsboats: Everything you need to know

Founded in 1982, Polish builder, Galeon Yachts, is known for creating some of the most free-thinking and original motorboats and flybridge cruisers in the world. Galeon 325 GTO But as the builder behind Galia’s range of compact runabouts, its expertise in fast open sportsboats is equally well proven. Working hand in hand with celebrated designers […]

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