Yachting News

Exhibitors Announce Major Lineups at Thailand Yacht Show 2022

Posted: 28th Apr 2022

Written by: Andy Treadwell

The Gulf of Siam’s first Thailand Yacht Show (TYS) opens from 9th-12th June in Pattaya’s Ocean Marina. Despite limited global supply of production yachts due to frantic boat buying in the Covid era, TYS promises an exceptional lineup of yachts from most global brands. Read More

Sri Lanka Relaxes Guidelines for Visiting Yachts

Posted: 28th Apr 2022

Written by: Linda Cartlidge

The latest of the Asia Pacific countries to open up to international yachts, Sri Lanka has relaxed Covid 19 health guidelines recently for overseas travellers and visitors arriving by sea. Visitors are now permitted to go ashore without any restrictions other than wearing masks. Read More

Clean Sweep for Twin Soul B at Portofino Regate di Primavera

Posted: 26th Apr 2022

Written by: James Boyd/International Maxi Association

The Mediterranean maxi racing season got off to a start with the Portofino Regate di Primavera, that concluded today after a four-day long weekend of racing. Read More

MYBA Superyacht Chefs Competition - Meet the Judges!

Posted: 22nd Apr 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

The organisers of the 2022 MYBA Charter Show in Barcelona are thrilled to confirm the star-studded panel of judges lending their culinary expertise to the 2022 MYBA Superyacht Chefs' Competition.
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Mediterranean Maxi Season Starts Today at the Portofino Regate di Primavera

Posted: 22nd Apr 2022

Written by: Maria Luisa Farris

The Mediterranean maxi season gets underway today with the opening day of racing at the Portofino Regate di Primavera, taking place out of the picturesque Ligurian hamlet where the Yacht Club Italiano has a clubhouse. Read More

Newport Charter Yacht Show Announced

Posted: 22nd Apr 2022

Written by: Barby MacGowan

Newport Charter Yacht Show is the only show to showcase New England, its feted cruising grounds, and the vessels – both motor and sailing – that will be available for charter during prime summer season. Read More

Inside the 7th Mediterranean Yacht Show 2022

Posted: 22nd Apr 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

After two years of unforeseen circumstances and more anticipation than ever before, the historic port of Nafplion in the Peloponnese will be hosting the 7th Mediterranean Yacht Show from April 30 to the May 4 2022. Read More

World-leading Brisbane Shipyard Expansion wins Council Approval

Posted: 22nd Apr 2022

Written by: Jeni Bone

Brisbane is a major step closer to becoming the Asia Pacific region’s premier superyacht destination and a more strategic location for defense and commercial vessels after Rivergate Marina and Shipyard gained approval for a $200 million expansion. Read More

Paul Meilhat’s Biotherm will Compete in the Ocean Race

Posted: 22nd Apr 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

French skipper Paul Meilhat will fulfil a lifelong dream in January 2023 when he leads Biotherm across the starting line of The Ocean Race on the waters off Alicante, Spain. Read More

VTT SenseWay Launches ZediSense to Enhance Guest Safety & Energy Efficiency

Posted: 20th Apr 2022

Written by: Sam Watson

For the first time ever, ZediSense developed by technology company VTT SenseWay delivers discreet, real-time data about customers’ physical presence in a room or space without the use of cameras. Read More

The MYBA Charter Show Returns to Barcelona from 25-28 April 2022

Posted: 20th Apr 2022

Written by: Octavia Muir

The 32nd edition of the MYBA Charter Show, one of the most important industry-exclusive fixtures on the yachting calendar is making a golden return to Marina Port Vell in Barcelona from 25-28 April.
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Silent Yachts adds New Hybrid Model in Collaboration with VisionF Yachts

Posted: 19th Apr 2022

Written by: Alexander Razinkov

In comparison to the Silent 80, the Silent VisionF 82 is slightly longer but less beamy and more space has been dedicated to the foredeck, which has a sunken lounge area. Read More

Brutal Day in Paradise for the Maxis at Les Voiles de St Barth Richard Mille

Posted: 19th Apr 2022

Written by: James Boyd / International Maxi Association

After a two year hiatus due to the pandemic, racing has at last resumed at Les Voiles de St Barth Richard Mille, the third and penultimate event in the International Maxi Association’s Caribbean Maxi Challenge. Read More

IYB launches a new Red Ensign with the Maritime Authority of Jamaica

Posted: 13th Apr 2022

Written by: International Yacht Bureau

International Yacht Bureau (IYB) assisted the Maritime Authority of Jamaica (MAJ) with its official launch of its new red ensign. Jamaica now joins several other countries that fly a red civil ensign. Read More

Considerations for Captains and Crew of Sanctioned Yachts

Posted: 13th Apr 2022

Written by: Captain Rod Hatch

During YARE 2022, a rep from the marine insurance industry stated that P&I coverage would cease from the moment the yacht was sanctioned. The categories of immediate concern will be life, injury and illness of crew, passengers and other persons; crew repatriation; and pollution. Read More

MEDYS 2022 Chef Competition Revealed

Posted: 13th Apr 2022

Written by: MEDYS

The 7th Mediterranean Yacht Show looks forward to welcoming some of Greece’s most talented Chefs as they showcase their culinary expertise and unmatched creative flair in the renowned Chefs Competition. Read More

Leadership Survey Results to be Unveiled at Palma Boat Show

Posted: 8th Apr 2022

Written by: Karen Hockney

With a view to better understanding and improving crew retention, Luxury Hospitality and PYA will unveil the findings of their industry-wide survey at the Yacht Crew Leadership Forum on 29 April 2022 during the Palma Boat Show.
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Old Friends and New Entries share Spotlight at Superyacht Cup Palma

Posted: 7th Apr 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

Superyacht Cup Palma 2022 is getting ready to greet new entries and familiar faces to the mid-summer festival of sail, as well as celebrating the welcome return of long-standing preferred hotel partner, St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International. Read More

EPE and ERMA FIRST Accelerate Ambitious Growth Strategy

Posted: 6th Apr 2022

Written by: Alex Wood

Environmental Protection Engineering (EPE), and their sister company, industry-leading ballast water treatment specialists ERMA FIRST, have pushed forward plans to diversify product ranges and services. Read More

Northrop & Johnson Acquires Superyacht Management Company SYM

Posted: 6th Apr 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

Northrop & Johnson has acquired Med-based Superyacht Management Company SYM, expanding its growing portfolio of superyacht services and transforming the company into a full-service brokerage covering every aspect of superyacht ownership. Read More

ISYL Foundation and the Azimut|Benetti Group Band Together for Training

Posted: 6th Apr 2022

Written by: Barbara Pieroni

The Azimut|Benetti Group has signed, with ISYL, a new protocol with the dual objective of facilitating the entry of young people into the world of employment through a strengthened inclusion of the ITS/ISYL system in the industrial processes of yachting. Read More

Cornish Charity Sea Sanctuary Announces Tall Ship Irene as its Newest Team Member

Posted: 6th Apr 2022

Written by: Natalie Trice

Sea Sanctuary, a mental health charity based in Cornwall and one of the world’s leading advocates of blue health, will welcome its latest team member Irene, a stunning, 100-foot, historic tall ship, into Falmouth on 7th April. Read More

YPI Crew’s 2022 Salary Report Revealed

Posted: 6th Apr 2022

Written by: YPI Crew

YPI CREW, the leading authority in yacht crew recruitment, has released its 2022 Yacht Crew Salary Report, providing in-depth and up-to-date salary analysis.
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METSTRADE 2022 Set to be Bigger and Better than Ever

Posted: 6th Apr 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

Following a one-off adjusted pandemic edition last year, METSTRADE 2022 will be strengthening its position as the must-not-miss world’s largest leisure marine B2B exhibition and global networking hub on 15-17 November at RAI Amsterdam. Read More

Marina Genova Celebrates 15 Years with Second Edition of Sea You

Posted: 6th Apr 2022

Written by: Giusy Murolo

The second edition of Sea You - Yacht Sales & Charter Days, an open day dedicated to boats for charter and for sale, will be held on Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th April 2022 at Marina Genova’s The Super Yacht Marina Village. Read More

MB92 Group Appoints Jean-Marc Bollinger as new CEO

Posted: 4th Apr 2022

Written by: Júlia Quintana

MB92, the world leading superyacht refit, repair and maintenance group, announced today that it has strengthened its management team with the appointment of Jean-Marc Bolinger as Group CEO. Read More

London Luxury Afloat: Showcasing the Finest in Luxury Motor Cruises

Posted: 4th Apr 2022

Written by: London Luxury Afloat

The brand-new showcase event London Luxury Afloat takes place from 21-24 April and will bring together some of the very best luxury motor yachts at the beautiful St. Katharine Docks in the heart of the capital.
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The YC Interiors Superyacht Chef Competition is Back

Posted: 30th Mar 2022

Written by: OnboardOnline

YC Interiors by Yacht Chandlers is joining forces with Bluewater to serve up the long-awaited return of the Superyacht Chef Competition, and this year's event promises to be more prestigious and high-octane than ever before. Read More

Barcelona to Host 37th America’s Cup in 2024

Posted: 29th Mar 2022

Written by: America's Cup

Emirates Team New Zealand and the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron are pleased to announce Barcelona, in the region of Catalonia as the Host Venue for the 37th America’s Cup to be held in September and October of 2024. Read More

Buddha-Bar Beach at Porto Montenegro

Posted: 25th Mar 2022

Written by: Danilo Kalezic

Porto Montenegro, luxury residential village and renowned superyacht marina, unveils a new dining and entertainment destination this May. Read More


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