Moscow Boat Show 2020

Yesterday       Moscow Boat Show 2020       Today, March 5, at the Crocus Expo the 13th international exhibition of boats and yachts Moscow Boat Show began The exhibition takes place in the 1st pavilion of the Crocus Expo exhibition complex in halls 3 and 4. At our booth, located in the middle of the third hall, under the signboard "Press" you can purchase a fresh issue, subscribe to the print and online versions of the magazine, and also get acquainted with our Read more

Coronavirus canceled Tokyo Boat Show

Yesterday       Coronavirus canceled Tokyo Boat Show       The Association of Japanese Yachting Industry Companies announced that the Tokyo Boat Show, which was to be held in the Japanese capital on March 5-8, will not take place due to the coronavirus epidemic. Already six boat shows in Southeast Asia, scheduled for March – April, had to be canceled or postponed to much later dates. In addition to Tokyo, these exhibitions were to be held in Hong Kong, Singapore, Seoul, Kaohsiung (Taiwan) and Read more

Launched a training boat

Today       Launched a training boat       At the historical shipyard "Poltava" of the Yacht Club of St. Petersburg, a solemn ceremony of launching a boom – training sailing and rowing boat took place. Such booms can become training ships for young sailors from all regions of Russia. The historical shipyard Poltava launched the construction of a series of training sailing and rowing vessels. The unique development of the shipyard masters will make it possible to provide all sea clubs, cadet corpses Read more

The boat of Irina Gracheva was found!

Today       The boat of Irina Gracheva was found!       Great news: this is what the famous traveler reports on her Facebook page Irina Gracheva Racing Mini-Transat 2019: The Mini-Transat 2019 project is announced closed! After the wreck, the boat was found and towed to Martinique by the Mikael Ryking and Sergiy German crew. This was a pleasant surprise for the New Year holidays. And now you can officially complete the two-year history of preparation and participation in Mini-Transat. The experience gained, Read more

“And then I found that water was entering the boat”

October 19, 2019       “And then I found that water was entering the boat”       Irina Gracheva shares the details of the first stage of the transatlantic race Mini-Transat – from La Rochelle to Gran Canaria – in an interview with Andrei Petrov – Irina, congratulations on the successful completion of the stage! How was the race overall? Did something new open for you, or did you encounter exactly what you expected and what you were preparing for? – Thank you for Read more

"Now inside the boat – an exhibition of drawings"

October 3, 2019       "Now inside the boat – an exhibition of drawings"       Here is Irina Gracheva's new post posted on her Facebook page Irina Gracheva Racing Mini-Transat 2019: Almost 2 weeks of waiting for the start became very important for me. I managed to relax, to finish all the important things with dignity, to check all the equipment again – and … … to meet wonderful kids from a school in a small town near La Rochelle. I managed to Read more

The boat was named Te Aihe

Today       The boat was named Te Aihe       Today in Auckland (New Zealand), on the basis of the Emirates Team New Zealand team, a solemn ceremony of launching the very first AC75 class yacht took place. On such ships, in 2021, here in Auckland, participants in the 36th draw of the America's Cup will fight. Five hundred guests were invited to the ceremony, including the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Adhern, who made a short but sensual speech and, using Read more

Near Washington a wooden boat moored with travelers from Petrozavodsk

Today       Near Washington a wooden boat moored with travelers from Petrozavodsk The family of Sergei Sinelnik crossed the Atlantic in the boat and arrived in Washington. The guys went from Petrozavodsk to Washington – more than 9 thousand nautical miles. In the USA these days there is an increased interest in Russian history. A wooden boat moored at the port, an exact copy of those that were in the 18th century. The team – travelers from Petrozavodsk, the whole family Read more

A boat … of slippers!

January 30, 2019       A boat … of slippers!       Three years ago, residents of the Kenyan island of Lamu decided to clean the beaches of plastic garbage. And that's what came of it. Lamu Island is often called "Kenya's little pearl." But apparently, the pearl long ago it was time to put in order. Because the result of the work day in Kenyan began 300 tons of collected garbage, including 7 tons of torn slippers. It's about the usual flip flops, Read more