Limited Edition Luxury Yacht

In the world of luxury yachts Lili is a new addition offered by Imperial Yachts. It is a Limited Edition 180 design version that was delivered recently at the Dutch yard Amels. It was christened at the yards before it was delivered and the name has caught the fancy of many.

The yacht was sold a year before, in April 2016, and the company overlooked construction of the same as the boat is part of the collection of Amel’s Limited Edition 180 series. The boat would now head out to Norway. This would be the first voyage chartered by the vessel. The boat would spend the winter season in the waters of the Indian Ocean around Thailand. Continue reading Limited Edition Luxury Yacht

Southland Sailors Get Training Time With Sir Russell Coutts

Four upcoming and young sailors from Te Anau have got the opportunity to receive advices on sailing from Sir Russell Coutts.

The names of the boys are Twins Josh, Will Hamilton, Zac Pearson and Jack White. These four guys have been selected to participate in the NZ Winter O’pen Cup. The tournament is going to take place in Auckland on Manly Sailing Club in July.

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New Sailing Simulator Program

There is a sailing simulator coming up that will help sailors to get through the freezing winters.

Indeed, traveling the oceans, offers a thrill that attracts millions across continents and cultures. There are so many sailing events and adventures that people embark upon.

These comprise of westward journeys to a new world as well as harrowing quests to reach the poles or to circle the globe. However, sailing the blue expanses of waters is always linked with the thrill of discovery and adventure.

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Lee Parkhill is the Sailor of the Month for Sail Canada

Lee Parkhill, the Canadian Laser sailor, capped off this season at the site of the Rio Olympics 2016.

The Aquece Rio Olympic Test Event is the ultimate test for sailors expecting to represent their nation on the biggest international sporting stage in 2016. Fresh off his most recent Pan Am Games bronze medal, Lee sailed a spectacular regatta in spite of some setbacks in the list on the last day of qualifying.

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Two maxi-trimarans fails to claim Jules Verne Trophy

Two maxi-trimarans that began their journey on 22nd November in an attempt to get their hands on the Jules Verne Trophy ended with nothing in hand.

The battlers were the 40 meter maxi-trimaran Spindrift 2, captained by Dona Bertarelli and Yann Guichard, and Francis Joyon’s 31.5 meter maxi-trimaran IDEC SPORT. They sought to have the award claimed by Loïck Peyron and his magnificent crew on Banque Populaire V (which is now Spindrift 2) in January 2012.

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