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Kawasaki Announces 2025 Jet Ski Line-up

Posted: 7th Jul 2024

Written by: Karen Bartlett

Kawasaki, a world leader in personal watercraft, has unveiled its 2025 Jet Ski line-up, featuring the new Ultra 160LX-S Sea Angler available in the UK through, Kawasaki’s official UK distributor.  Read More

Introducing U-Boat Worx 9-person Flagship Submersible the Nexus

Posted: 22nd Apr 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

Dutch submersible manufacturer U-Boat Worx, the market leader in private and commercial submersibles, breaks the mould with the launch of the NEXUS series. Since 2017, the company has sold more than 20 of its highly successful Cruise Subs to private operators, resorts, and cruise lines. Read More

Three of 2021's Best New Boats for Your Tender Fleet

Posted: 14th Jun 2021

Written by: Richard Hagan

This year has seen an influx of amazing new boats from manufacturers all over the world, hitting the water. No matter your priorities, there's a new launch for everyone! In this article, we look at three of 2021's best new boats for your tender fleet! Read More

Fendering - Transforming the Guest Experience

Posted: 9th Dec 2020

Written by: Shipyard Supply Co.

Transom fenders were once rare to find on many superyachts due to the lack of a useable swim platform or transom space. Fast forward 20 years and they are now a staple part of the guest setup - in particular small to medium yachts are extending their cruising capabilities. Read More

Superyacht Nautique - Shaping the Wave

Posted: 11th Nov 2020

Written by: Sam Watson

When it comes to wake boats, the stand-out brand on everyone's lips is Nautique which recently selected SYTT as global dealer for the large yacht market. Angus Gilmour, project manager of the newly formed Superyacht Nautique explains the vision. Read More

Dan Oatley's Vision for the Castlerock Carbon Cat

Posted: 9th Aug 2020

Written by: Sam Watson

Hailing from one of Australia's most renowned sailing families, Dan Oatley's new venture, the Castlerock Carbon Cat, is attracting a lot of attention down under. Already described as 'the Ferrari of RIBs', we meet the man behind the vision for this exciting new brand. Read More

Trends in Yacht Tenders & Toys with Angus Gilmour of SYTT

Posted: 21st May 2020

Written by: OnboardOnline

It's every person's dream to turn their hobby into a job and Angus Gilmour is no exception. Having spent much of his youth out on the water, later working on board several superyachts, he's now project manager at SYTT, supplying tenders and toys and overseeing custom design. Read More

Josh Richardson's Dream Superyacht Garage

Posted: 31st Mar 2020

Written by: Naomi Chadderton

From jet skis and scuba equipment to kite surfs, wakeboards, submarines and more, a superyacht toy garage is the heart of the action on board any vessel. Josh Richardson of SYTT shares his wish list of water toys on the market right now... Read More

The Newest Water Toys to try Right Now

Posted: 21st Jan 2020

Written by: Naomi Chadderton

With the Caribbean season in full swing, you’re probably busy reviewing your inventory of water toys right now. Superyacht Tenders & Toys gives us the lowdown on the newest water toys you should set your sights on. Read More

Mark Peak of SYTT on the Trends in Water Toys for 2020

Posted: 16th Jan 2020

Written by: OnboardOnline

As toy specialist at Superyacht Tenders & Toys, Mark Peak has one of the most enviable jobs in the business. We caught up with Mark to get the low down on the latest water toys for this year. Read More

Are Sustainable Yacht Toys Possible?

Posted: 8th Dec 2019

Written by: Josh Richardson

Are sustainable yacht toys really possible? The team at Superyacht Tenders & Toys is working hard to try and reduce its environmental impact and in a superyacht world where everyone wants everything immediately, this can have its challenges. Read More

Ally Ford on Working at Superyacht Tenders & Toys

Posted: 18th Oct 2019

Written by: OnboardOnline

Ally Ford is the longest serving staff member of Superyacht Tenders & Toys, a close-knit team that works hard and plays hard with a work-life balance that many simply dream of. The role of Office Manager is not without its challen... Read More

Richard Booth on the Trend for Custom Superyacht Tenders

Posted: 25th Apr 2019

Written by: OnboardOnline

It's no wonder the rise in everything bespoke has had a trickle-down effect on a yacht's every accessory and support vessel: A no-holds-barred new build yacht deserves tenders that match in terms of line, style and specification. ... Read More

Five of the Best Drones for Superyachts

Posted: 21st Mar 2019

Written by: Colette Flowerdew-Kincaid

Whether you’re a keen photographer or not, chartering a superyacht is an adventure you’ll want to record so you can enjoy the memories for years to come. Still there are some shots that just can’t be taken without a little technic... Read More

The Trend for Customisation of Jetskis

Posted: 29th Jan 2019

Written by: Josh Richardson

Long gone are the days when superyacht tenders and toys clashed in different colours, stamped with the conspicuous logo of the manufacturer. In a world where everyone wants to offer clients the absolute best, customising tenders a... Read More

Gyms on Yachts

Posted: 20th Dec 2018

Written by: Josh Richardson

While many yachts have not got a lot of space, some new builds design activity areas from the outset, utilising available space on deck to cater for sports lovers. Superyacht Tenders and Toys highlight some notable examples. Read More

Down into the Deep: Dive Testing a U Boat Worx Submersible

Posted: 2nd Nov 2018

Written by: Josh Richardson

The last frontiers for UHNW individuals are not found on dry land, but out of the Earth's atmosphere or several leagues under the sea. Superyacht Tenders & Toys have been managing an exceptional 7 seat submersible project for a cl... Read More

The Best Value Real Estate in Yachting

Posted: 2nd Oct 2018

Written by: Josh Richardson

The beauty of inflatables is that anything can be designed within reason. Exploiting this quality, SYTT have been working with innovative superyacht owners to create supersized inflatable docks. With these new, affordable floating... Read More

Why Use a Specialist Supplier when Purchasing for New Builds?

Posted: 19th Feb 2018

Written by: OnboardOnline

2017 was quite the year for Superyacht Tenders & Toys who outfitted a number of high profile yachts and went on to win the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade. But more than luck, their success is built on a deep u... Read More

The Role of the Yacht Tender Specialist

Posted: 20th Dec 2017

Written by: Josh Richardson

MD of Superyacht Tenders and Toys, Josh Richardson, explains how his own experience as a yacht manager purchasing tenders led him to open his own business, and why engaging a tender specialist yields a number of important benefits... Read More

The Rise of the Superyacht Submarine

Posted: 5th Mar 2017

Written by: Josh Richardson

Personal submarines are the latest must-have accessories for superyacht owners looking for novel ways to enjoy the water, and for guests who aren’t experienced divers to descend up to 1,000m+ to experience far reaching views of th... Read More

Pumping it up with Inflatables

Posted: 6th Dec 2016

Written by: Josh Richardson

Watersport toys have become an integral part of the experience with superyacht charters and a growing number of manufacturers are also continuing down the route of inflatables,
designed with practical and fast deployment, sensib...
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Josh Richardson on the Business of Superyacht Tenders & Toys

Posted: 13th Nov 2016

Written by: Sam Watson

As superyachts get bigger and the quest for novelty continues, there's growing demand for custom tenders and toys at sea and on land. Josh Richardson saw the opportunity to deliver, but there's more to this story than luck. We met... Read More

Superyacht Support Vessels: The Changing Nature of the Supply of Toys

Posted: 25th Sep 2016

Written by: Josh Richardson

With the largest superyachts now measuring in excess of 180m, support vessels are following suit both in size and sophistication. More space means less compromise and there is no longer any need to settle for the middle ground. Ha... Read More

Clamp Down on Safety for Personal Watercraft in France

Posted: 26th Jul 2016

Written by: OnboardOnline

Reports have been circulating about a number of yachts in French waters having been stopped by the Gendarmerie Maritime for not having lights fitted to the buoyancy aids worn by guests operating personal watercraft (PWCs). Superya... Read More

Franck Zapata's Inaugural European Flyboard® Championships

Posted: 11th Jun 2016

Written by: OnboardOnline

The inaugural European Flyboard® Championships take place this weekend along the main beach at Cavalaire sur mer, right next to St Tropez in the south of France. Contestants must perform a series of compulsory moves with at least... Read More

At a Furious Pace

Posted: 19th Jan 2016

Written by: Andrew Trujillo

Andrew Trujillo Design studio's latest project for Ross-Smith Marine is the 56’ fast motor yacht “FURY”, using an Adam Younger designed hull. Read More

RYA / PYA Voluntary Code of Practice for Watersports

Posted: 13th Oct 2015

Written by: Royal Yachting Association (RYA)

Every year a variety of new toys arrive on the market and find their way onto superyachts for guests to enjoy during their time on board. These may include personal watercraft, kayaks, sailing dinghies, windsurfers, paddle boards ... Read More

The World's First Electric Wakeboard - In Video

Posted: 24th Jul 2015

Written by: Radinn

The world's first electric wakeboard, Wakejet Cruise, can travel up to 46 kmh (28 mph) for 20-40 minutes. The internal system consists of a custom-built electric motor, a total of three computers, GPS, communicating systems and th... Read More

Limousine Tender from Xtenders and Vripack

Posted: 2nd Jul 2015

Written by: Vripack

Placing the owner’s need for performance and comfort as the priority, Xtenders and Vripack have pushed the limits of boat-building with the delivery of the world’s first autoclave pre-preg carbon built Limousine Tender. The carbon... Read More


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