50 years of the pavilion the largest yacht exhibition in the world
2019 anniversary Boot Dusseldorf: the biggest yacht exhibition marks a half-century! Nearly 2,000 exhibitors will put their products in 16 halls of the düsseldorf Fairgrounds.
The first exhibition Boot Dusseldorf — Boot or just — opened on 27 November 1969. Then 116 participants from eight countries located on an area of 11 thousand square meters and attracted 34 thousand visitors. In a year’s exhibitors had already 183 and the exhibition area has doubled. In 1972, the exhibition moved to the newly built for the Olympics in Munich Fairgrounds Messe Dusseldorf here she is today. In 1979, in the halls of Messe Dusseldorf appeared eight-meter tower diving. In 1992 it was recorded the maximum number of visitors the nine-day boat show 400 thousand people. Since this number is constantly systematically decreased until stopped on 240 thousand on average for the last five years. In 2001, the Yacht magazine established the award “European boat of the year” by inviting the jury of representatives of the largest yachting media. The awards ceremony was held at Boot Dusseldorf. For forty-year anniversary, the exhibition area reached a record of 220 thousand square meters In 2018, a record number of exhibitors — 1923.
“Boot Dusseldorf is the only trade show in the world, which really represents the diversity of the industry and the market. It gathers producers from more than 70 countries around the world, its uniqueness lies in the widest range of exhibited products. 1500 sailing boats and motor boats found their home in the walls of the Boot Dusseldorf”, — proudly says exhibition Director Michailidis Petros (Petros Michelidakis).
Visitors from 102 countries of the world will gather in düsseldorf at the end of January to look for a boat for the season. The exhibition starts on 17 January and will last for nine days.
“The tops of the larger Charter companies use Boot Dusseldorf for deep analysts of the market. They establish direct contact with producers, and comparing themselves with competitors,” says Michailidis, emphasizing that the exhibition was not only a way to find the client, but also a powerful B2B tool.
This year at Boot Dusseldorf will host a number of important world premieres.
In the segment flybridge yacht Princess for the first time will present in düsseldorf Y85 model, created in collaboration with naval architects OLESINSKI and the Italian designers Pininfarina. The manufacturer promises “innovative, flexible, the location of the galley”, which can be separated from the interior by pressing the button.
As for the closed cruise yacht with hardtop, we can note the premiere of the Greenline 48 Coupe. This version of the popular flybridge of 14.6-metre model Greenline. The decision to get rid of flay allowed to place on the roof of the 48th solar panels 2.4 kW, which allow arbitrarily long to be at anchor, without going into the Harbor. The power generated by solar panels, enough to provide all electric appliances on Board, so standing not only as you want, but in the silence, not including the engine.
On the Fairline stand with the VR helmet will “walk” on the most anticipated yacht of the British manufacturer — F//LINE 33. Also for the virtual view will be available Squadron 64.
In the segment of boats on the boat show in düsseldorf will be the first to feel Sealine C390 — 12-metre cruiser with three cabins. In the transom of the new C390 hidden street barbecue and swimming platform on hydraulics. Top with a Volvo Penta D6 boat shows 34 knots “maximum speed”.
Boarncruiser will bring an updated a 12.7 metre 1280 Elegance Sedan to see which is at least in order to evaluate the new system easy-to-deploy awning Canopeasy.
It will be interesting to look at the new (second) a collaboration between the shipyard and Axopar car manufacturer Brabus. At the boat show in düsseldorf for the first time will show the model BRABUS Shadow X00. About it absolutely nothing is known except that there will be a total of 28 buildings. You can expect that we’re in for something very stylish and luxury.
World premiere in the segment of sailing cruisers — Swan 65. Swan 65 — the younger sister presented earlier 78-foot model of the new line of ocean cruisers designed to Nautors”s Swan German Persom (German Frers). Cruise is a speed boat that can transform into racing, using the package “race options.” Her know-how is an opening transom that conceals a tender garage to 2.8 meters.
In the camp of mnogoyarusnyi Fountaine Pajot will represent MY 40 — younger brother of model MY44.
Visit the exhibition is not solely limited to watching boats of all shapes and sizes. As always in Dusseldorf will be a diving area with a pool with a length of six meters and a depth of 1.8 meters, which is too small for the professional, but perfect for a beginner. Beach area features a swimming pool with calm water for paddle boarding and swimming pool with a four-foot artificial wave for surfers. For children there is a rope Park, climbing wall and Canoeing.