This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.
In focus: How Aqua superPower convinced the marine industry to get connectedTuesday, 23 May 2023
Although I’ve been in the marine world from a recreational sports perspective for 40 years, my professional background is in automotive engineering tech, writes Aqua superPower’s CEO Alex Bamberg for Marine Industry News.
CO2-neutral fuels power new 95 yachtTuesday, 23 May 2023
Meros Yachtsharing welcomes CO2-neutral fuels to power their new 95 yacht.
Chandler launches spiced rum brandTuesday, 23 May 2023
Historic ship’s chandler Arthur Beale has launched its own rum brand, Sea Salted Spiced Rum.
Yessss appoints new CEOTuesday, 23 May 2023
Marine business and marketing consultancy firm Yessss has announced the appointment of Chris Baird as joint CEO alongside Nona Pedersen.
Empowerment focus at women in maritime eventTuesday, 23 May 2023
Last week (18 May 2023), professionals from various disciplines within the maritime industry came together to celebrate International Day for Women in Maritime, hosted and sponsored by OCIMF, Trinity House, Maritime UK, and WISTA UK.
In focus: ePropulsion offers extended warranty for Spirit outboardsTuesday, 23 May 2023
ePropulsion is now offering a five year warranty for all new purchases of the ePropulsion Spirit series outboards – until the end of December 2023.
New sponsor for Sport Fishing ChampionshipTuesday, 23 May 2023
Marine lighting solutions provider DuraBrite Lights has been announced as a sponsor of the Sport Fishing Championship (SFC), the new sports league which aims to bring together the best sport fishermen from around the world to compete in a series ...
Hundreds of adventurers from around the world arrive in Portsmouth for Clipper Race Crew AllocationMonday, 22 May 2023
Over 450 adventurers, from 48 nations, filled the Portsmouth Guildhall for their Race Crew Allocation, one of the biggest and most highly anticipated events in the Clipper Race calendar.
VIDEO: May’s World Sailing Show goes behind the scenes at the SailGP season 3 finaleMonday, 22 May 2023
May’s World Sailing Show focuses on Tom Slingsby’s Team Australia in San Francisco as SailGP season three honours are decided. It was a close fought fight on the water between Australia, New Zealand and Team Emirates GBR, wit...
Cowes Classics Week Discount Entry Ends SoonMonday, 22 May 2023
Those wishing to benefit from a discount when they enter for Cowes Classics Week 2023 may still do so, but time is running out. The discount ends at midnight on Wednesday 31st May.
VIDEO: Countdown to Superyacht Cup Palma 2023 is well underwayMonday, 22 May 2023
New entries have boosted the Superyacht Cup Palma fleet with just a month to go to the 27th edition of the annual celebration of sail.
112-year-old tall ship topples over in Cape TownMonday, 22 May 2023
The 112-year-old tall ship, Bark Europa, fell on its side at the at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town on Saturday morning. One sailor has been injured.
In Focus: UK electric retrofit specialist urges policy changes to speed transitionMonday, 22 May 2023
According to Wayne Peters, a passionate ocean advocate (who runs Sail Electric, the engineering division of the North Devon Marine Project): “Policy standards and training will be critical elements to accelerating the transition [to electri...
Volvo Penta introduces superyacht and new energy compatible IPS platformMonday, 22 May 2023
Targeted for 2025, Volvo Penta has released details about its Inboard Performance System (IPS) professional platform aimed at superyachts and professional craft.
Top award given to world’s first carbon-neutral floating venue – Oceandiva LondonMonday, 22 May 2023
Floating event venue provider, Oceandiva, has received Green Award’s prestigious Gold Certificate with a Platinum Label for its new vessel Oceandiva London, making it the world’s first carbon-neutral floating event venue to achieve th...
In Focus: Mercury Marine partners with Chinese firm to expand electric lineMonday, 22 May 2023
Mercury Marine has entered into an agreement with JJE, an electric propulsion leader in components, assemblies and systems for global automotive applications.
Emirates Team New Zealand’s new fleet for youth trainingMonday, 22 May 2023
Emirates Team New Zealand (ETNZ) is purchasing a renewed fleet of ten Elliott 7 yachts for the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) Mastercard Youth Training Programme (YTP) and Performance programme.
Marine casualty investigation specialist joins Hill DickinsonMonday, 22 May 2023
Martin Hall, leading practitioner in marine casualty, has joined global commercial law firm Hill Dickinson after a career spanning more than 40 years at Clyde & Co.
Ajeto! wins the RORC North Sea RaceSunday, 21 May 2023
Sixty-nine boats started the North Sea Race outside the Royal Harwich YC for the 180nm race bound for the Scheveningen Yacht Club, Netherlands. The overall winner after IRC time correction was the J/122 Ajeto! raced Two-Handed by Robin Verhoef &am...
Dunkirk Spirit at the Docks for the KingFriday, 19 May 2023
Decked out and dressed overall in union jack bunting and signal flags, 30 Dunkirk Little Ships assembled in the centre basin of historic St Katharine Docks. This unique May event, showcasing these incredible and meticulously preserved war heroes, ...