What to do during and after a dismasting

What to do during and after a dismasting

Losing your mast is one of the worst things that can happen during an ocean crossing – bluewater veteran Susan Glenny explains what to do after a dismasting During the 2017 Rolex Fastnet Race, my yacht Olympia’s Tigress, a Beneteau First 40, lost her rig through a...
Benetti Fast 125’ Bangadang Delivered to Asian Owner

Benetti Fast 125’ Bangadang Delivered to Asian Owner

Benetti has another Asian owner following the successful delivery of Bangadang, the eighth unit of the Fast 125 series, which was shown at this year’s Cannes Yachting Festival. The yacht was delivered in Viareggio and features naval architecture by Stefano Righini and...
Nobiskrug 80 meter Project 790

Nobiskrug 80 meter Project 790

German super yacht builder Nobiskrug has recently completed the fitting works, of its new high-tech and environmentally-conscious 80 meter super yacht, Project 790 named M/Y Aretefact.  Project 790 is an innovative super yacht, something to expect from the builder who...
Wim Van Der Valk 24-meter Modern Flybridge

Wim Van Der Valk 24-meter Modern Flybridge

Wim Van der Valk present this striking new modern design to complement its successful Flybridge series. Designed by Cor D. Rover, the 24-meter model will be built in aluminium and set new standards in terms of ease of operation and single-handed cruising. The 24-meter...
Bluegame BGX70 Debuts | Yachting

Bluegame BGX70 Debuts | Yachting

How fast does the Bluegame BGX70 go? Twin 900-horsepower Volvo Penta IPS1200s are standard, and twin 1,000-horsepower Volvo Penta IPS1350s are optional. With the optional package, the builder advertises a cruise speed of about 27 knots and a top hop of about 30 knots....