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‘Bumper edition’ of Palma Superyacht Show in 2021

Image courtesy of Stuart Pearce Preparations for the 2021 Palma Superyacht Show are in full swing and the organisers are promising a ‘bumper edition’ of next year’s prestigious event. Taking place 30 April – 3 May 2021, 40+ exhibitors have already signed up ranging from yacht insurance specialists to companies at the forefront of [...]

By |2020-09-23T10:11:31+00:00September 23rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Balearic Yacht Show, the first virtual boat show in the

The first virtual boat show in the Balearic Islands, will be held from November 18 to 20. The Chamber of Commerce of Mallorca and the Balearic Marine Cluster launched this online project, which has the support of the main associations of the nautical sector of the Balearic Islands. It is a unique opportunity to digitize [...]

By |2020-09-22T12:36:08+00:00September 22nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

YANMAR Supports 2020 World Wake Association Events as New Global Partner

YANMAR has joined forces with The World Wake Association (WWA) as a new global partner. Reinforcing its support and investment within the recreational marine industry, YANMAR is announced as presenting sponsor for three prestigious Nautique WWA wakesurf and wakeboard national and world championship events in 2020. YANMAR opens the partnership by backing two WWA [...]

By |2020-09-17T08:52:18+00:00September 17th, 2020|News|0 Comments

America’s Cup: Kiwi conflict with AC75

While the 12 Meter Class reveled in the strong winds of the 1987 America’s Cup in Australia, the light winds in San Diego during the 1988 Deed of Gift match motivated a new direction for the event, prompting the development of the International America’s Cup Class (IACC) Rule. The intent of the rule was “to produce [...]

By |2020-09-08T16:54:55+00:00September 8th, 2020|News|0 Comments

STOCKHOLM POLICE’S HIGH-SPEED PATROL BOAT FINDS PERFECT PARTNER IN VOLVO PENTA POWER

With almost a quarter of Sweden’s population and thousands of islands to protect, Stockholm’s Maritime Police Section has its work cut out. Helping it keep watch day and night is a high-speed Marell M15 patrol boat, equipped with a fully integrated propulsion system – Volvo Penta’s latest D6 engine and DPI drive. Stockholm’s Maritime Police Section has a new [...]

By |2020-09-07T10:09:57+00:00September 7th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Marina Port de Mallorca and Marina Palma Cuarentena clean their seabed

As every year, the staff of both marinas, with the help of divers, have dedicated a day to remove endless objects from the seabed that unfortunately, are thrown into the port. Motorcycles, shopping carts, electric scooters, traffic signs, trash cans, bicycles, wheels and miscellaneous garbage end up becoming part of the seascape. Thanks to this [...]

By |2020-09-01T09:45:10+00:00September 1st, 2020|News|0 Comments

America’s Cup: Looking back 100 years

The America’s Cup stirs up plenty of commentary, and we found in the archives this report from 100 years ago by Mme. Futura Imperfect in which she shared strong feelings about the 13th edition. Held in 1920 under the Universal Rule of measurement, the match was between the 106-foot defender Resolute and the 110-foot Shamrock [...]

By |2020-08-31T10:40:14+00:00August 31st, 2020|News|0 Comments

2020 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, Rolex Swan Cup cancelled

In light of the significant increase in the infection curve due to several outbreaks in the Costa Smeralda area and in Porto Cervo in particular, in order to protect the health of the staff, visitors to the facilities, and sailors, the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda has decided to cancel the 2020 Maxi Yacht Rolex [...]

By |2020-08-28T09:31:06+00:00August 28th, 2020|News|0 Comments
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