Sailing yachts – the winners of the European Yacht of the Year 2015

This “Oscar of water sports” for the twelfth year is awarded to the best European sailing yacht shipbuilders. “European Yacht of the Year” is perhaps the most objective yachting prize. In choosing its owners participate 11 the oldest yachting magazines from 11 countries, which for two weeks test 25 different yacht nominees. The results of the tests are selected only five models, whose creators will be able to take the coveted prize. Rewarding of winners of the European Yacht of Read more

Portable rescue tool Kingii

The company Kingii from California introduced on IndieGoGo (system advance) the result of their dedication and hard work. It’s versatile, easy and comfortable to wear rescue vehicle for swimming and diving. It’s small, durable and reliable. It seems that the life jackets you can now opt out? The development is named after the frilled lizard Chlamydosaurus kingii. Her feature – bright frill, large vorotnikovsky skin fold containing numerous blood vessels. When the danger of lightning lizard

Gatsby style: gentleman’s yacht Billy Joel’s Vendetta

World famous American singer and musician Billy Joel out of their creative life is known as a great traveller, collector of motorcycles and yachts. In the fall of 2005, his fleet has expanded to a sixth ship – to 57-foot “Vendetta”. It, like the previous yacht “Runabout”, the artist has developed independently, taking the help of designers and architects from the company Zurn Yacht Design. If you have a lot of experience at sea, and in ownership has been – Read more

Waterfowl quadrocopter with sonar AguaDrone

Inventor Daniel Marion of San Diego, USA, came up with waterfowl quadcopter that can first tell you where the fish are, and then deliver your bait. The device is called AguaDrone, and it is already gaining popularity on Kickstarter. AguaDrone equipped with interchangeable, removable attachments. First – Fish Scout Pod, equipped with sonar. With its help it is possible to detect the concentration of fish in the pond, and the maximum available depth is 37 meters (120 feet). The obtained

DHL Water Strider boat solar battery for the Express delivery

DHL has supported a project of graduate students of Royal College of art and Imperial College London Oliver Lehtonen and Philip Ahlfeld. He calls the Water Strider, and this is the first Autonomous boat with solar panels, created especially for Express deliveries in the water. The volume of shipping constantly growing. According to DHL, in 2014, 16 of the

‘EL LEON’-THE NEW FLAGSHIP OF THE MANGUSTA

The yacht became the first Mangusta, with a Fast Displacement hull and is constructed of aluminum. The Fast Displacement hull combines a long range and excellent speed characteristics when the owner so chooses. The ceremony of launching took place in Pisa, Italy, in the presence of the owner, his family and friends, city officials, as Pisa, Viareggio, of the Balducci family, and all who participated in the creation of the vessel. “In the automotive world, the definition GranSport is a

Astrea 42 named best Multihull boat 2018

Astrea 42 named best Multihull boat 2018   New 42-foot sailing catamaran Astrea 42 from Fountaine Pajot, which premiered recently during the 2018 International Multihull Boat Show in La Grande Motte, has received its first award! The famous French magazines Voile Magazine and Le Monde du Multicoque called beautiful Astrea 42 “Best Multihull boat of 2018”. We are proud to announce that the first prize of the latest model range of sailing catamarans

Rents Heesen motor yacht ‘White’ aluminium class 5000

Heesen is pleased to announce the transfer to the owner of Project No. 18250, motor yacht White. This semi-displacement motor yacht with a length of 50 meters and a gross tonnage of slightly less than 500 gross tons is the latest representative of the award-winning line of aluminum yachts 5000. The external lines of the yacht was created by Frank laupman of Omega Architects and the interior design was developed by Cristiano Gatto. Intensive sea trials took place in the Read more

Italian shipyard WIDER descends upon the water the yacht WIDER 165 ‘Cecilia’

On may 15, 2018, the year the Italian shipyard WIDER reported, that the WIDER 165 – project “CECILIA” was launched in Ancona, in the private event, which was attended by employees, suppliers, and employees of the shipyard. After last year’s delivery to the owner of the yacht WIDER 150 is the new flagship marks another very important milestone for the shipyard. 50-meter elegant aluminum superyacht with a tonnage of slightly less than 500GT has an elongated profile that will not Read more

The history of regattas

Anyone who has ever made a boat trip you will never forget the stormy bright emotions, the feeling of complete freedom, which gives the open sea and the wind. And if you add to that the excitement and spirit of competition inherent in the regatta, you get a truly breathtaking adventure. Regatta is a major competition, which participants can become both professionals and fans of sailing or rowing. During regatta is a series of single and team races with different