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      Published on 10-05-2020 08:48 AM
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      First IMOCA 60 Boat Build Announced for The Ocean Race 2022-23
      Newport, Rhode Island (October 5, 2020) – 11th Hour Racing Team is one step closer in its ambition to compete in and win The Ocean Race 2022-23 with the announcement that the Team is building a brand new IMOCA 60 in Brittany, France.








      Skipper, Charlie Enright, and Team CEO, Mark Towill, have brought together three of the most experienced ...
      Published on 09-28-2020 08:48 AM
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      WATSONVILLE, Calif., September 24, 2020 –Sailboat construction icon Ron Moore is joining forces with Yachtsman and Businessman Blaine Rorick and CFO Samuel Willner to form Moore Sailboats Inc., a new entity which will produce the all-new Alan Andrews-designed Moore 33 sailboat.

      Andrews name is synonymous with a multitude of record-setting and race-winning ULDB sleds like Locomotion, It’s OK, Cheval, Alchemy, to modern TP 52’s and last ...
      Published on 09-16-2020 08:01 AM




      British Sailor Alex Thomson brings us up to speed on the completion of the final service of the HUGO BOSS boat before ...
      Published on 09-11-2020 10:09 AM
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      Alex Thomson Racing completes final service of HUGO BOSS yacht ahead of Vendée Globe 2020

      British sailing team Alex Thomson Racing has completed the final service of its IMOCA 60 racing yacht, HUGO BOSS, ahead of the highly anticipated Vendée Globe ...
      Published on 08-31-2020 09:33 AM
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      Today, SodeboUltim3 was launched in Lorient after a month of summer construction. The boat now has 2 identical foils and a crew configuration for its attempt at the Trophée ...
      Published on 08-27-2020 03:07 PM
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      A futuristic yacht with a unique approach to efficiency — a gargantuan kite that helps pull it along – has been commissioned by a German entrepreneur.

      Ice Kite, which is still in the design phase, was conceived collaboratively by Red Yacht Design, Dijkstra Naval Architects, and the anonymous German entrepreneur commissioning it. The ...
      Published on 07-09-2020 04:11 PM

      Groupe Beneteau reveals full impact of Covid as it reports 2019-20 nine month revenues; announces new strategic plan
      July 09, 2020

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      Boat business down 43.3% - new strategy in place to cope with Covid aftermath with cuts in production planned

      Groupe Beneteau has revealed it latest financials and a new strategy to cope with the ‘new normal’ in an investors call this evening.

      Following first-half growth ...
      Published on 06-16-2020 03:17 PM
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      266ft schooner due for delivery next month

      The three-masted Royal Huisman schooner, Sea Eagle II, has successfully completed its sail trials in readiness for its upcoming delivery.

      Earlier this year, Sea Eagle II, designed by Dykstra Naval Architects ...
      Published on 06-15-2020 12:17 PM
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      Bravo Eugenia, the 357-foot (109-meter) Oceanco, has a name steeped in significance for the Jones family. Jerry Jones, who owns the National Football League’s Dallas Cowboys, says the name is a tribute to his wife, Gene (Eugenia), who was the driving force behind ...
      Published on 05-21-2020 02:50 PM
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      Under the blue sky in Lorient, Sodebo Ultim 3 has regained its element after 5 months of construction. A moment awaited by Thomas Coville and all his team after this idle period, linked to confinement.

      He says: "The day went super well with complicated ...