The founding fathers of the recreational yachting

People, forever changed the idea of a vacation on the water No matter how you spent the day on the water touring, fishing or just soaking up the sun — thank the inventors, without whom it would have been impossible! Here are five people who helped to make the world of yachting as we know it. OLE Evenrud Evenrud OLE (Ole Evinrude) invented the first outboard motor after slow boating his wife’s ice cream melted. Everyone whose boat is installed Read more

Brazilian dancing on the international yachting arena

There are on the Brazilian coast tourist town of Maceio. Not had a chance to visit? Say inhabiting his people is so hot that when they are dancing by the sea, the sand under your feet melts and is transformed into pure glass, which at night reflected the starry sky… Yeah, you were there and saw nothing of the kind? Well, of course. It’s all fairy tales and fiction! In fact, in maceió, everything is ordinary, nothing interesting. Simple, you Read more

The fire at Lurssen can result in the largest insurance payout in the yachting industry

The recent fire at the shipyard Lürssen, which resulted in a floating dock in Bremen is fully burned almost completed yacht with a length of more than 100 meters, can lead to the largest in the history of the yachting industry insurance payment. According to IBI Plus, the amount of insured losses MAY REACH €590 million TradeWinds, the major media dedicated to the shipbuilding industry, writes about the €700 million in insurance payments. It is also likely that the damage Read more

Cannes Yachting Festival 2018: a guide to the new products

Motor and sailing premiers, odnoklubniki and mnogoyarusnyi, yachts on Falah and yachts-transformers — all the fun at the exhibition in Cannes What: Cannes Yachting FestivalWhen: from 11 to 16 SeptemberWhere: the promenade de La Croisette, Cannes (Old port and port Pierre Canto) Why go? Because it’s the biggest boat show in Europe. In 2018, the Cannes Yachting Festival will take over 620 boats in size from 5 to 55 meters. 230 of them new boats and 130 world premieres. Says Read more

5 good books on yachting (issue 1)

Whether to teach the theory and read books to learn how to sail? No. But only on the condition that you have unlimited opportunities to practice and you’re not afraid to “bump” myself and the boat. And if you think that everything will turn out right the first time, because sailing is in your blood, that see collection of videos on our portal and on our village Facebook. Clearer than you can imagine. “Learn and never stop learning” – will Read more

5 good books on yachting (issue 1)

Whether to teach the theory and read books to learn how to sail? No. But only on the condition that you have unlimited opportunities to practice and you’re not afraid to “bump” myself and the boat. And if you think that everything will turn out right the first time, because sailing is in your blood, that see collection of videos on our portal and on our village Facebook. Clearer than you can imagine. “Learn and never stop learning” – will Read more

5 good books on yachting (issue 2)

Do I need to read to learn to sail and to become better in sailing? For those who know the answer to this question, we continue to publish a collection of books and textbooks on sailing that recommend professional yachtsmen and sailors. It and novelties, and books “at all times”. With the previous collection can be found at this link. The art of sailing Author: Paul Elvstrom Year: 2012 (original edition 1971) The author of the book – the Dane Read more

Yachting in Portugal

Since ancient times, Portugal was a country of pioneers and sea explorers. After a few centuries the popularity of the country among the lovers of active recreation is growing. It is not surprising that yachting off the coast of Portugal is one of the best – endlessly beautiful coastline, beautiful beaches in the world, amazing modern infrastructure and unique architecture, serving in the direction to the sea, to this binding. Rest on a yacht? Let’s go to Portugal!

5 good books on yachting (issue 1)

Whether to teach the theory and read books to learn how to sail? No. But only on the condition that you have unlimited opportunities to practice and you’re not afraid to “bump” myself and the boat. And if you think that everything will turn out right the first time, because sailing is in your blood, that see collection of videos on our portal and on our village Facebook. Clearer than you can imagine. “Learn and never stop learning” – will Read more