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September 2023


Show news Five stars for a 'splashy' launch party!
BPI, WWF, PHINSAF, ORCP and Subic Sailing join hands
Posted on 14 Nov
26nm and back to where you started
Weather gods smile on the annual Hong Kong Classic
Posted on 12 Nov
Andy Dowden RIP. You will be sorely missed.
Long serving member of Thai boating community crosses the bar
Posted on 25 Jul
New Kit for the summer sailing season
Shopping ideas for life on the water
Posted on 31 May
Christmas gift inspiration
Christmas gift ideas for the sailors in your life
Posted on 5 Dec 2022
Flag Etiquette - Mourning
In case you didn't know
Posted on 11 Sep 2022
SMG awarded Sole Distribution for ThrustMe in UK
The lightest electric outboard with built in lithium battery
Posted on 19 May 2022
Images from the Auckland Anniversary Regatta
Images from the Auckland Anniversary Regatta - Classic Yachts passing North Head
Posted on 1 Feb 2022
More images - Mahurangi Classic Yacht Regatta
Second gallery of images from the Mahurangi Classic Yacht Regatta took place on Saturday
Posted on 1 Feb 2022
Temo electric outboard motor at Boatlife Live
See on stand E39 at the show in Birmingham NEC
Posted on 31 Jan 2022
Rebecca Hayter Blog: The day the engine died
Rebecca learned to understand her engine by looking inside its head.
Posted on 2 Dec 2021
NZ SailGP reaffirms commitment to better planet
NZ SailGP team signs the Ocean for Climate Declaration and joining the Race to Zero.
Posted on 2 Dec 2021
Friends of Hauraki Gulf - Info for all cruisers
New marine reserve, Dead seals in Gulf, Flight of the Godwits and more
Posted on 22 Nov 2021
Top Olympian and Cup winning designer pass away
Two of New Zealand's most celebrated yachtsmen Earle Wells and Laurie Davidson have passed away
Posted on 6 Oct 2021
Waikawa switch course for Race 1 in Versatile
First race in the Versatile Series out of Waikawa has course change due to strong winds
Posted on 26 Sep 2021
15 Elliott 5.9s to contest Bucks Traveller Series
Another large fleet with at least 15 Elliott 5.9s are descending on Bucklands Beach Boating Club.
Posted on 10 Aug 2021
The Prospering P Class
the Mighty P Class is out of the wilderness and starting to take centre stage once again.
Posted on 22 Jul 2021
Shirley Robertson talks to Mike Sanderson
Shirley Robertson talks to Mike Sanderson on how his professional sailing career has unfolded
Posted on 14 Jul 2021
Elliott 5.9 Youths to trial 4 up option at Napier
Napier Sailing Club will host the third round of the Travelers Series this weekend with 12 entrants.
Posted on 26 Jun 2021
Cup marinas to host Auckland On Water Boat Show
America's Cup infrastructure developments will host the Auckland On Water Boat Show this October.
Posted on 4 Jun 2021
Wakatere sailors dominate Wihau Shield at Tauranga
Wakatere sailors dominated Wihau Shield interclub P Class regatta at Tauranga over the weekend
Posted on 1 Jun 2021
Lipton Cup: Plenty of lead changes in 100th race
Robertson scores 10th win after lead change in final seconds of 100th Lipton Cup
Posted on 24 May 2021
Satterthwaite claims 7th Elliott 5.9 Title
Hard work paves way for Satterthwaite 7th Elliott 5.9 National Championship
Posted on 23 May 2021
Top sailors poised to contest Elliott 5.9 Nats
16 entries from the Far North to the South Island will line up to contest the Elliott 5.9 Nationals
Posted on 16 May 2021
Westlake win Harken NZ Secondary schools title
WBHS ‘Green' team win the 2021 Harken National Secondary Schools Keelboats title
Posted on 10 May 2021
Happy yachties enjoy a fast Auckland-Tauranga race
Cracking sailing conditions down the east coast of Coromandel made for a quick race south.
Posted on 21 Apr 2021
Big fleet of 70 boats for 65th Zephyr Nationals
70 boats for 2021 Zephyr dinghy sailing class yacht coveted national championship
Posted on 9 Apr 2021
The incredible record of a Tauranga bred sailor
Brian Petersen has sailed plenty of ocean miles, and his next target is a race home to Tauranga.
Posted on 9 Mar 2021
Join the Tiwal inflatable dinghy adventure circuit
The Tiwal owners community can look forward to a series of rally style adventures this summer.
Posted on 19 Feb 2021
High Performance Yacht Design Conference: sign up
Part of the events schedule of the America's Cup is the 7th High Performance Yacht Design Conference
Posted on 19 Feb 2021


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    A synthetic Environmentally Acceptable Lubricant (EAL)
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    The winners of Riviera Int'l Dealer Awards for excellence from L-R, Chris McCafferty - Sales Director, Matt Mrozinski - Lake Michigan Yacht Sales, Dave Northnagle & Steve Chase – Bosun's Marine, Javier Perello Borras – Wally Castro Marine/Rodney Longhurst
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    Robin Funnell with Tim Mayer
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    Haropa Port and Verso Energy signed an agreement
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    Le Havre Port
    © Laurent Guichardon
    Bill Blakeman ESM
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    Bill Blakeman ESM
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    Avid sportsmen and anglers, the crew often tried their luck for trout and pike, which were plentiful in what was still very much a wilderness
    © Marquette Regional History Center
    Abby Longyear
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    With few exceptions, the Abbie voyagers spent nights ashore, as here at their Pine River tent encampment on July 23, their second night out
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    Leaving Marquette, Abbie expedition followed shorelines of Lake Superior, reaching climax with 8-day circumnavigation of Isle Royal archipelago. A tow from a steamer thence to Keweenaw Peninsula hastened return and spared crew a long open-water crossing
    © Map by WoodenBoat Magazine
    Abbie was packed with gear for the month of voyaging, including two small sprit sails that could be set when the wind was favorable
    © Marquette Regional History Center
    Abbie, with her awning rigged, prepared to venture north through the Portage River, a partly natural, partly dredged waterway bisecting the Keeweenaw Peninsula
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    La Samanna - Caribbean Foiling Championships
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    © Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding
    Salt Wharf restaurant
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    Salt Wharf restaurant
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    Alanna Davies, Tony Longhurst, Charmaine Webb, Michelle Robinson
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    TBW Aerials
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    Abu Dhabi Maritime awards
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    D-Marin Turgutreis
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    D-Marin Al Seef
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    The Vaikobi Sale
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    BoatUS Foundation president and BoatUS vice president Heather Lougheed
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    Williams, with his cat Oli, on Sylph VI
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    Callaghan, Henry, Haynes, Winning Jr., Williams, Hall gather behind the Rolex Sydney Hobart trophies
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    René Hansen - X Shore's new CEO
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    SailGP highlights commitment to climate action with first ever Race For The Future takeover in Dubai
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    Marine Protection Systems, Jessica and Brian Gatt - METSTRADE 2023
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    AIMEX Directors: L to R Stephen Vincent, Eli Green, Ron Schroeder & Richard Chapman - METSTRADE 2023
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