Azimut introduced the first yacht of the new range of Fly

Italian shipyard Azimut in a big way celebrates the 50th anniversary of the brand. Festive events and presentations will be held throughout 2019. As one of the gifts on anniversary, the company decided to launch a new line of flybridge — Fly. The first model will become the Azimut 76 Fly, which the representatives of the shipyard said during the past 14 to 18 February Miami International Boat Show. To date, 76 Fly is the largest of the five yachts Read more

With the advantage of 7 minutes

A few hours ago at the Antigua Yacht Club, Antigua finished the first participants of the regatta, THE Caribbean 600 – the crews of the Maxi-trimarans Multi 70 Maserati (Italy) and MOD 70 Argo (USA). While Maserati Multi 70 skipper Giovanni Soldini have set a new record passing the 605-mile race, laid among the 11 Caribbean Islands – 1 day, 6 hours and 49 minutes. Only 7 minutes to the Italians lost to their main rivals – the MOD 70 Read more

A new ranking of World Sailing

International sailing Federation for the first time in 2019, has published a ranking of the strongest yachtsmen of the world in the Olympic classes, which are based on the results in the last two years. Give the names of those who lead in each of the ten classes, and the position of the Russian athletes in the first hundred rating. 470 men. 1. Mathew Belcher/ William Ryan (Australia) – 988 points. …21. Paul Sozykin/ Denis Gribanov – 720. 470 women. Read more

The President of the World Sailing answers to our questions

In the new (116-m) room YR we publish an interview with the President of the World Sailing by Kim Andersen, who took the time to answer our questions regarding the latest actions of the WS. Here is a small excerpt from that interview: Yacht Russia: Recent decisions of the Council of World Sailing has caused a large number of questions, doubts and rumors. Could You comment on the situation and talk about possible solutions to the problems? Kim Andersen: In Read more

Ulysse Nardin presented the “megayacht on the wrist”

From 15 to 17 February in Miami took place simultaneously and the Miami International Boat Show and exhibition of watches and jewelry Watches & Wonders. It is difficult to imagine a better place and time to show the world a model of a mechanical watch, called the Marine Mega Yacht. And the Swiss watch manufactory Ulysse Nardin has decided not to miss this chance. Ulysse Nardin since the mid-nineteenth century, engaged in the production of ship’s chronometers, so only the Read more

THE Caribbean 600 started from Antigua

The eleventh annual sailing regatta, THE Caribbean 600 kicked off on February 18 from Bay Windward in the South of Antigua. This year’s 600-mile race around 11 Islands of the Caribbean archipelago involving 76 teams from 20 countries, three of them — under the leadership of the Russian skippers. The only boat under the Russian tricolor — Mobile 53 Anna Michael Matarawa. It is now in seventh place in the echelon of IRC 1 and 31 in the overall ranking Read more

33rd corps for 33 years: Oceanco launched the “boat of dreams”

From the docks Oceanco in Alblasserdam (Netherlands) left the yacht DreAMBoat. And not simple, and iconic. A project under the working designation 2950GT is significant in that before us the 33rd case in the glorious 33-year history of Oceanco. Here is a nice number for a company engaged in building mega-yachts since 1987. The giant 90-metre boat, the delivery of which the owner is expected by the summer, will soon go on running sea trials, and yet admire it. DreAMBoat Read more

Among superyacht tenders: Technohull Omega introduced the superfast 45

Greek Builder Technohull introduced its new flagship at 13.8-metre fast RIB-tender Omega 45. Presentation of the boat took place during the Miami International Boat Show, held from 14 to 18 February. Omega 45 can accelerate to 78.2 nodes. Its deep V-shaped hull designed with patented, proven technology DynaStream. The movement of the tender result three or four engines with power from 300 to 400 horsepower. At the request of the owner, they can be suspended or embedded. At maximum configuration, Read more

“I gained tremendous experience”

In Vilamoura the Portugal’s Algarve – ended 2nd stage “Gran-At Portugal” in the classes 49er, 49erFX and the Nacra17, which was attended by several Russian crews. According to the press service of the Sailing school “Krestovsky island”: On a positive note finished the regatta in the 49er class crew of Konstantin Nosov/Alexander Gaydaenko (Saint Petersburg, Primorsky Krai). In the final 11th race of our sailors finished first in the silver fleet and won the 30-th place among 55 stated of Read more