Sheikh Hassan bin Jabor Al-Thani celebrated his 50th race start and his first win in Class 1 alongside Steve Curtis with a superb flag-to-finish victory in race 1 of the BMW Norwegian Grand Prix.
Azimut Benetti Group presents two great small boats at the Tullet Prebon London International Boat Show: Azimut 38 and Atlantis Verve 36. Two projects that have brought major innovation into the sector, quickly becoming benchmarks for the competition. This is the United Kingdom debut of Atlantis Verve… Continue Reading “The new Azimut 38 and Atlantis Verve 36 at the London Boat Show 2011”
Arif Al Zafeen and Nader Bin Hendi brought down the curtain on the 2010 UIM Class 1 World Powerboat Championship with their ninth win of the season on a day of mixed emotions at the Emirates/Dubai Duty Free Dubai Grand Prix. On the first anniversary of the tragic… Continue Reading “The 2010 season ends in Dubai with Fazza crowned world champions at 170mph”
Mulder Shipyard in the Netherlands exhibited its new Mulder 59 Convertible ‘Soft Top’ at the HISWA Amsterdam in-water Boat Show in September. One of the unique features of the yacht is its fully automated convertible hood.
Sunday, 4 October, STRESA (Italy): Victory 1’s Mohammad Al Mehairi, in his debut season in Class 1, and Jean-Marc Sanchez were crowned European Champions after finishing second in Race 2 of the Italian Grand Prix, round 4 of the UIM-WPPA Class 1 World Powerboat… Continue Reading “Class 1 offshore power boats – Italian results”
I know we usually only report on the type of boats powered by burning fuel but when you come across a yacht that can put to shame many engine-powered vessels you have to say something to the world about it. So I introduce to you… Continue Reading “L’hydroptere the world’s fastest sailing yacht”
You wont find a sport that has speed coupled with technology that gives the “wow” factor like this anywhere else on water in the world, its F1 for water.
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