Yachting News

Videoworks Grows Worldwide and Expands Offices in Netherlands and US

Posted: 6th Jun 2022

Written by: Ursula Brzoska

With over 25 years of experience and hundreds of innovative audio/video, entertainment, IT, lighting and comfort systems installed on board yachts that sail around the world, Videoworks completes two more important stages in its growth process. Read More

Williams Jet Tenders Launches New In-house Research and Development Space

Posted: 1st Jun 2022

Written by: Enya Newton

Williams Jet Tenders has invested in excess of £450K in a brand-new research and development space. This follows the company’s announcement in 2021 that it had invested more than £1m in a new state-of-the-art in-house moulding facility and fully equipped boat production unit. Read More

Gulf Craft’s Majesty 175 Claims ‘Motor Yacht over 40m’ Award

Posted: 1st Jun 2022

Written by: Gloria Belloni

The world’s largest composite-built production superyacht was crowned the winner in the ‘Motor Yacht Over 40 Metres' category at The International Yacht & Aviation Awards Ceremony at The Belmond Hotel in Cipriani on 27 May Read More

Giorgio Armani Superyacht Regatta Opens Mediterranean Superyacht Sailing Season

Posted: 31st May 2022

Written by: Marialisa Panu

The Giorgio Armani Superyacht Regatta got underway today, an event organised by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda with the support of new title sponsor Giorgio Armani. Racing will run through Saturday, 4th June. Read More

Free Tickets for MDL’s Green Tech Boat Show

Posted: 30th May 2022

Written by: Susannah Hart

With less than three weeks to go, there’s still time to book free tickets to MDL’s Green Tech Boat Show, taking place at MDL’s Queen Anne’s Battery, Plymouth, 17-18 June 2022. Read More

The Ocean Race Aims for Equal Number of Male and Female Sailors by 2030

Posted: 27th May 2022

Written by: The Ocean Race

The ambitious target is part of Horizon, a new collaboration with The Magenta Project, World Sailing Trust and PA Consulting, dedicated to increasing the number of women in professional sailing. Read More

Wally Redefines Future of its Iconic Range with the New Wallypower 58

Posted: 27th May 2022

Written by: Monica Paolazzi

Admired in Monaco during the Historic Grand Prix, the all-new wallypower58 will be officially unveiled in Venice during the “Serenissima” Boat Show (28 May - 5 June). Read More

Dates Set for Cannes Yachting Festival 2022

Posted: 25th May 2022

Written by: Céline Rousseau

The Yachting Festival – the inaugural event of the sailing season and Europe’s largest in-water show – is back from 6 to 11 September 2022, in Cannes. From the Vieux-Port to Port Pierre Canto, the best of the international offering of motor, sailing, monohull and multihull vessels will be present. Read More

MB92 Releases Second Sustainability Report

Posted: 25th May 2022

Written by: Júlia Quintana

MB92, the world leading superyacht refit, repair and maintenance group, has released its second sustainability report, assessing the options that could help the existing fleet of over 6,000 superyachts reduce its significant carbon footprint. Read More

Karpaz Gate Marina Reveals Expansion and New Benefits for Owners

Posted: 25th May 2022

Written by: Jules Riegal

Karpaz Gate Marina, the first international standard marina resort in North Cyprus, has announced the expansion of its facilities to offer new benefits for boat owners this season. Read More

Dates Announced for the 2022 Caribbean Charter Yacht Show in St Thomas

Posted: 24th May 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

IGY Marinas in partnership with IYBA has announced the dates of the 2022 Caribbean Charter Yacht Show which will take place from 8-11 December at IGY Yacht Haven Grande in St. Thomas. Read More

The Ocean Race Summit Stockholm to Push for Protection of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean

Posted: 23rd May 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

The Ocean Race Summit Stockholm - Racing to protect the Southern Ocean, on Wednesday 1st June, will shine a spotlight on the critical role that the Southern Ocean plays in the health of the planet. Read More

Gulf Craft Chairman Honoured with ‘Middle East Entrepreneur 2022’ Accolade

Posted: 23rd May 2022

Written by: Sana Yamlikha

Gulf Craft Chairman, Mohammed Hussein AlShaali has been named ‘Middle East Entrepreneur 2022’ at the coveted NORNS Awards for his significant contribution to the leisure maritime industry in the Middle East over the last forty years. Read More

Cox Marine Announces Milestone Expansion Agreement with UAE

Posted: 23rd May 2022

Written by: Marcus Randall

Cox Marine, manufacturer of the CXO300 high-powered diesel outboard engine, has announced an expanded contract with UAE partner Gulf Yachts to cover additional regions as exclusive distributor. Read More

From the Med to Thailand – the Superyacht Spice Route

Posted: 23rd May 2022

Written by: Andy Treadwell

As a 30-year-old Thailand-Saudi Arabia diplomatic spat was brought to a close in January this year, Saudi Arabia launched itself spectacularly into the superyacht business with the opening of the Jeddah Yacht Club Marina, adjacent to the new F1 circuit. Read More

Trailblazing Marine Salary Survey to Assess a Post Covid Industry

Posted: 23rd May 2022

Written by: Preslava McCarthy

Specialist recruitment consultancy, Marine Resources, is looking to re-assess the post-pandemic marine industry landscape, creating a centralised resource where businesses and employees can benchmark salaries within the marine industry. Read More

Alastair Macmillan-Bell joins MHG Insurance as CEO

Posted: 23rd May 2022

Written by: MHG Insurance

MHG Insurance announced today the appointment of Alastair Macmillan-Bell as Group CEO of the MHG Group of Companies, effective May 23rd, and will be based in their Fort Lauderdale offices. Read More

Terry Hui’s Lyra Crowned First IMA Maxi European Champion

Posted: 23rd May 2022

Written by: International Maxi Association

A complex week of racing at the International Maxi Association’s inaugural Maxi European Championship ended with the traditional lap of Capri, measuring just under 15 miles. Read More

South Pacific is Primed to be the Next Great Charter Destination

Posted: 23rd May 2022

Written by: Isla McKechnie

Earth’s playground is open for business as New Zealand, Tahiti, Fiji and Australia coordinate superyacht procedures for ease of cruising across this ultimate destination. Read More

Sharing Ideas at the Superyacht Technology Summit in Barcelona

Posted: 16th May 2022

Written by: Richard Hodder

Last week I attended the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) conference, which was being held in Barcelona for the first time, to give a presentation on the latest cyber security threats at The Superyacht Technology Summit. Read More

Magician Tony Steward Unveils New Onboard Experience for Charter Guests

Posted: 13th May 2022

Written by: David Smith

Courtesy of magician Tony Steward and his new onboard experience Immersion, superyacht charter guests can now share in appreciating some real magic that will inevitably be recalled as among the standout memories of any trip. Read More

New Zealand Welcomes Back Cruising Yachts and Superyachts

Posted: 11th May 2022

Written by: Isla McKechnie

With New Zealand’s reputation cemented as one of the world’s most-serene yet adventurous destinations, New Zealand will throw open its doors to visitors again with air and sea borders opening from 1 August. Read More

Mediterranean Yacht Show 2022 Round Up

Posted: 11th May 2022

Written by: Kostas Panagakis

The largest yacht charter show in the world was organised once again in Greece placing yachting at the centre of global attention. Read More

Exhibitor Sign up Gains Momentum at MDL’s Green Tech Boat Show

Posted: 11th May 2022

Written by: Susannah Hart

Exhibitor sign up to MDL’s Green Tech Boat Show is gaining momentum. Ready to display their eco-friendly and innovative products, an increasing number of marine businesses and brands are joining the show’s growing line-up. Read More

The Boat Works’ Expansion Lift is the First of its Kind in Australia

Posted: 11th May 2022

Written by: Jeni Bone

The Boat Works is set to welcome a new ship lift, the Italian-built BL90 Telescopic Boat Lift, which is the first of its kind in Australia. Read More

The Alternative Propulsion Meeting for a Carbon-free Future for Yachting

Posted: 11th May 2022

Written by: Isabelle Andrieux

As the 5th Monaco E-Prix and Salon Ever ends in the Principality, both focused on sustainability and renewable energy, the Yacht Club de Monaco has extended its lead in the search for eco-friendly solutions as it gears up for the 9th Monaco Energy Boat Challenge 4-9 July 2022. Read More

Inmarsat Combats Rising Superyacht Cybercrime with Fleet Secure Unified Threat Management

Posted: 11th May 2022

Written by: Jules Riegal

Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, has launched Fleet Secure Unified Threat Management (UTM), as a standard option on Inmarsat’s award-winning Fleet Xpress service, protecting superyacht networks against cyberattacks. Read More

A Night of Firsts at the Launch of the IGY Trident Collective 

Posted: 10th May 2022

Written by: Karen Hockney

On Thursday 5th May 2022, more than 180 guests gathered at IGY’s Yacht Haven Grande Miami to celebrate the launch of the IGY Trident Collective, the first ever global membership program for superyacht owners. Read More

Camper & Nicholsons Appoints Zelda Swindell as Charter Marketing Manager

Posted: 6th May 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

Zelda is an extremely professional and highly driven individual, and brings 35 years of experience to Camper & Nicholsons, along with an excellent reputation and an impressive depth of knowledge. Read More

Superyacht Technology Network Summit to Bring Together Industry Experts and Brands

Posted: 5th May 2022

Written by: Jack Robinson

With an overlap in technology audiences, the team from Superyacht Technology Network will be hosting a Superyacht Technology Network Summit at ISE in May 2022, bringing a perfect synergy to the traditional ISE exhibitors and visitors. Read More


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