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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.

RYA launches new wingsurfing training scheme
RYA launches new wingsurfing training scheme
Thursday, 10 June 2021

The RYA has launched its new WINGsurfing training scheme, with 12 RYA instructors now qualified to teach this new watersport. This number is expected to grow as the scheme pilots over the next 12 months.

New Sunseeker 100 Yacht revealed
New Sunseeker 100 Yacht revealed
Thursday, 10 June 2021

Sunseeker has revealed the latest details of its new 100 Yacht. The first 100 Yacht is now in production with four orders confirmed.

Navico appointments new US PR manager
Navico appointments new US PR manager
Thursday, 10 June 2021

Navico® has appointed Kim Rodriguez as its new PR Manager for the Americas, bringing the communications position in-house for the first time.

RNLI College receives royal visit
RNLI College receives royal visit
Thursday, 10 June 2021

The Prince of Wales visited the Royal National Lifeboat Institution’s (RNLI) College based in Poole, Dorset, yesterday to see where the charity’s volunteer crew and lifeguards from around the UK and Ireland are trained.

Entry to the LEEA Awards now open
Entry to the LEEA Awards now open
Thursday, 10 June 2021

Entry to the LEEA Awards is now open. The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association says its awards are an opportunity to give your company and colleagues the recognition they deserve. Winners will be announced during the ‘party of the y...

First F-35B Lightning landing on HMS Prince of Wales
First F-35B Lightning landing on HMS Prince of Wales
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

An F-35B Lightning aircraft has landed on board the Royal Navy’s aircraft carrier, HMS Prince of Wales, for the first time.

Morgan Cup Race bound for Dartmouth
Morgan Cup Race bound for Dartmouth
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

The Royal Ocean Racing Club Season’s Points Championship continues with the Morgan Cup Race, which will start on Friday 11 June 11 and finish at the historic town of Dartmouth, Devon. One of the jewels in the crown among West Country harbour...

Close finishes in Leg 2 leave it all square
Close finishes in Leg 2 leave it all square
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

The second leg of The Ocean Race Europe finished in Alicante, Spain, the culmination of three days of tight racing between the 12 international crews since they left Cascais, Portugal.

RNLI volunteer sentenced after making hoax emergency calls to gain experience
RNLI volunteer sentenced after making hoax emergency calls to gain experience
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

A man has been sentenced after making false and malicious calls to HM Coastguard. The cost of these call outs has been estimated to be in the region of £170,000.

Yamaha Motor forms alliance with Finval Boats
Yamaha Motor forms alliance with Finval Boats
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

Yamaha Motor Europe has signed a five-year partnership with fishing boat builder, Finval Boats. This will see the Ukranian brand’s export fleet rigged exclusively with Yamaha outboard engines until 2026.

Typhoon launches Storm3 Boot
Typhoon launches Storm3 Boot
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

Typhoon International has introduced the Storm3 Boot (a semi-soft boot) which it says combines the comfort and thermal protection of a ‘wetsuit for the feet’ with a sturdy mid-weight sole for getting around on the water’s e...

Recently Sold - Maxi 1000
Recently Sold - Maxi 1000
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

Last week Boatshed Wales sold this 1995 Maxi 1000.

Watch MIN/GMBA/PSP’s online seminar Export Insights: USA
Watch MIN/GMBA/PSP’s online seminar Export Insights: USA
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

The second online seminar collaboration between Marine Industry News, Global Marine Business Advisors (GMBA) and PSP Logistics is now available to view.

Karpaz Gate Marina offers berthing packages in North Cyprus
Karpaz Gate Marina offers berthing packages in North Cyprus
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

Karpaz Gate Marina has announced special berthing packages to welcome UK boat owners to the shores of North Cyprus as the region opens its borders with new entry requirements for international visitors (being outside the ‘EU-proper’)....

Imray launches crowdfunder to help develop exploring app
Imray launches crowdfunder to help develop exploring app
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

Imray has launched a crowdfunding campaign to accelerate its digital offering Explore with Imray to get verified cruising guide and pilot book data in the hands of sailors.

Great Britain SailGP team launches climate change education resource
Great Britain SailGP team launches climate change education resource
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

After a recent study by Teach the Future found 7 out of 10 teachers want to educate pupils on climate change, but do not have the necessary resources,  the Great Britian SailGP team, led by Sir Ben Ainslie, decided to offer a solut...

Twenty-seven seal watchers rescued by RNLI
Twenty-seven seal watchers rescued by RNLI
Wednesday, 09 June 2021

Twenty-seven seal watchers had to be rescued by the RNLI after their boat ran aground in Oakley Creek, in the Walton-on-the-Naze backwaters.

Karpaz Gate Marina Announces ‘Back2Boating’ Packages
Karpaz Gate Marina Announces ‘Back2Boating’ Packages
Tuesday, 08 June 2021

Award-winning marina offers safe berthing outside the EU for British boat owners impacted by post-Brexit rules including the Schengen 90-day limit and VAT liability for returning boats

New Vortec Marine Brokerage Location
New Vortec Marine Brokerage Location
Tuesday, 08 June 2021

Vortec Marine Brokerage have opened a new waterfront office at Swanwick Marina, this will be their temporary home until the completion of the new Pavillion building with marina frontage at Premier Swanwick.  

ePropulsion UK to exhibit at Green Tech Boat Show
ePropulsion UK to exhibit at Green Tech Boat Show
Tuesday, 08 June 2021

ePropulsion UK have joined the growing list of exhibitors at the inaugural Green Tech Boat Show, hosted by MDL.

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