In 2019, the race to create the fastest sailboat (or fastest sail-powered watercraft) was on. Ultimately, Vestas Sailrocket II, an inclined-rig hydrofoil designed in Britain, claimed the new speed sailing record with such a significant leap that the competition cooled for some years. Now, a Swiss team and a French team (SP80 and Syroco) are
Princess V48 owner Elliott Maurice battles steering issues, notorious reefs, dangerous reptiles and the might of the US Navy to visit some of the East Coast’s most historic harbours en route to New York and the Great Lakes. This is Part 3 of our Cruising the Great Loop series, make sure to read Part 1
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His Italian model wife Beatrice Borromeo became a representative in February and his grandmother Grace Kelly was known to favour the French fashion house, while his aunt Princess Stephanie of Monaco interned with the brand in the 1980s. So it’s no wonder that Pierre Casiraghi, the son of Caroline, Princess of Hanover, has become Dior’s
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How much do you know about your life raft? Cruising Helmsman contributor Heather Francis explores a world she hopes she never has to visit. Fully inflated and sitting in the middle of the workshop floor our life raft looked rather small. This was not the first time I had seen a Viking RescYou four person
Once a devout high-performance V-bottom man who couldn’t imagine owning anything else, Bill Forenski has mono-hulls out of his system for good. But his conversion didn’t start with the MTI 340X he bought this year and recently replaced with its larger 390X sibling. It actually began many years ago with pontoon boats, which Forenski sells
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Hawaii’s CJ Perez competes at the highest level of catamaran racing. That’s pretty amazing considering she started sailing just five years ago — when her parents signed her up for a sailing camp. “I think in the beginning I just really loved the freedom that it gave me, and I loved how
ARI SHAPIRO, HOST: A 40-foot catamaran serves as a floating classroom for students at Maritime High. It’s a new school outside of Seattle that’s trying to help prepare the next generation of marine scientists, engineers and ship captains. From member station KUOW, Noel Gasca reports. NOEL GASCA, BYLINE: Before she moved from Arizona to attend
Credit: Steve Newman Adventure cruises see travellers sail to lesser-visited, remote corners of the globe on thrilling voyages to discover natural wonders of the world, fascinating wildlife and more. Adventure cruises may sound appealing to some and terrifying to others – but what do you really get on an adventure cruise? Our complete guide has
Bobbing gently on calm waters off the coast of City Island in the Bronx, the Nomade des Mers appeared to be a relatively normal catamaran sailboat. But upon closer inspection, the boat is a vibrant, self-contained ecosystem of sprouts, aloes, and sustainable technologies—and the home of two charming European sailors. Over the past six years,
Just one week ago today, Tim and Cyndee Hill took a moment to exhale from the months of work it took to organize Roar Offshore Fort Myers Beach, the final event in the American Power Boat Association Offshore National Championship Series. But the moment passed quickly and by Monday morning they were back in full-throttle
What began several years ago as an annual, laidback final farewell to the Lake of the Ozarks boating season, the Performance Boat Center Fall Fun Run has taken on—like pretty much everything the multi-brand, Osage Beach, Mo., dealership touches—a wonderful life of its own. A few years back, Brett Manire, who co-owns Performance Boat Center
Tommy Hofstetter is poised to make another splash in the powerboat industry in a surprisingly big way. Well, surprisingly to this editor who never knew the talented engine builder, multi-time world champion racer, highly regarded rigger and dedicated boating enthusiastic behind Chief Performance and Chief Engines in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., had his sights set on
KOCHI: To shore up tourism, Kochi Metropolitan Transport Authority (KMTA) has decided to install global positioning system (GPS) in nine state water transport department (SWTD) ferry boats operating in Kochi. Once installed, passengers can know the schedule of the boats, track movement and book tickets online. KMTA authorities had already held discussion regarding this with
Mauricio and Angie Vivanco knew they would love their new open-bow M44 Widebody high-performance catamaran from DCB Performance Boats. The 44-footer is their second DCB creation—their first was an open-bow M31 Widebody cat powered by Mercury Racing 1100 engines and the couple adored it—so they had a pretty good idea of what to expect from
In May, Mystic Powerboats owner/founder John Cosker purchased a 25,000-square-foot facility literally across the parking lot from the company’s headquarters in DeLand, Fla. Cosker had plans for the space long before the deal closed, and among them was dedicating 12,000 square feet to bring paint operations, handled exclusively by Doug Harrell Designs in nearby Orange
A casual and intimate affair, the annual DCB Performance Boats Owners Regatta happens this weekend in Lake Havasu City, Ariz. DCB owners from around the country will gather at the London Bridge Resort host venue to enjoy a couple of funs runs and celebrate the vaunted custom high-performance catamaran brand during a Saturday night party.
14.10.2021: …this quarter of the year. Mussanah ready for action as Asian Windsurfing Championships kick off a busy season VIDEO: The Start of Sailing events Season October – December 2021 …this quarter of the year. Mussanah ready for action as Asian Windsurfing Championships kick off a busy season VIDEO: The Start of Sailing events Season
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FORT PIERCE, FL / ACCESSWIRE / October 13, 2021 / Twin Vee PowerCats, Co. (NASDAQ:VEEE), (“Twin Vee” or the “Company”), a manufacturer of recreational and commercial power catamaran boats, announced today that it has signed a land purchase agreement giving it the right to acquire a 14.5-acre parcel near the waterfront in Fort Pierce, Florida.
Bycatch and waste fishes which were previously used in pig farming and poultry are extensively being routed to Fish Meal and Fish Oil (FMFO). About one third of the entire marine landings in India goes to the fish meal industry. Fishermen can no longer rely only on traditionally targeted seafood species meant for human consumption.
CHINA has been developed secret “Sea Hunter” warships capable of firing torpedoes at a top secret naval base, satellite pictures suggest. The damning images appear to show a new model of Uncrewed Surface Vessels (USVs) docked at a sleepy seaside pier on China’s north coast. 5 Satellite images appear to show a secret naval base
According to the World Travel and Tourism Council, the worldwide travel and tourism sector (Sailing Catamarans Market) grew at a rate of 4.6 percent in 2019, which was 50 percent faster than the global economy and accounted for more than USD 8.3 trillion. The Sailing Catamarans market research report distil the most important components of
Post Views: 223 UK travel has taken a huge hit over the last 18 months, but PlainSailing.com had a fantastic season and have plenty to shout about. When the UK Borders closed in March 2020, no-one could have guessed that it would mean travel was going to be awkward or impossible for the next 20
When my friend Nan told me she was heading down to Marathon in the Florida Keys for 10 days Connected by 42 bridges just south of Miami, the Keys are the largest coral reef chain in the country, ending at Key West, the southernmost point in the continental United States. While the Keys are a great place to
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Paul Raymond Knestrict Relatives and friends are advised of the sudden passing of Capt. Paul Raymond Knestrict Jr. of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, on Sunday, June 27, 2021, at age 73. He was preceded in death by his parents Paul Sr. and Josephine Knestrict, also close friends Marty Tuohy and Royson Jno Baptiste. Paul is
Tom Slingsby and Team Australia have won the Spanish leg of the Sail Grand Prix campaign on a wild afternoon on the Bay of Cadiz. Key points: The victory is Tom Slingsby and Team Australia’s third in six regattas this season Australia currently lead the eight-team fleet with 45 points, followed by the United States and Japan
SAILGP Sir Ben Ainslie’s British catamaran capsizes next to Jimmy Spithill’s American entry. New Zealand gained a rare race win on a day of carnage at the SailGP regatta in Spain. Winds reaching 25 knots hit the second day of racing action in Cadiz on Monday (NZT), taking out the Spanish entry skippered by Kiwi