Borkumriff IV is known as one of the iconic and classic schooner yacht at 50.58-metre height. Recently it has been listed for sale. It was completed by Royal Huisman, the famous Dutch shipyard in the year 2002. The exterior lines of it are from the drawing made by John G Alden, a well-known designer from the US. Dykstra Naval Architects, a studio based out in Amsterdam has contributed to the architecture of the yacht. The sailing yacht currently for sale has two masts and sports a hull made fully of aluminum. The total volume of the yacht’s superstructure is 254 GT.
The yacht for sale, Borkumriff IV has been maintained and is in perfect condition since the time she was built. She features interiors that are made by John Munford which gives a homely effect to the guests. The interior designs have got its inspiration from the spirited sail age. The classy look of the deckhouses complements the sheerness of her body. The spaces below the deck have a soft look because of the teak wood and mahogany that has a panel with a light stain on it. The white overheads of the yacht are great to look at. The guests can enjoy natural light which is abundant for Borkumriff IV.
The 52nd EDHEC Sailing Cup 2020 is going to take place from 17th to 25th of April and the organizing team is currently busy with its preparations. The event will be organized at Arzon in France. This is the biggest student sporting events all over Europe which is looked after by this student association. More than 3200 participants come down every year from over 160 universities from across the world. They compete against each other for 3 trophies. The Sea Trophy is given for the regatta, The Land Trophy is awarded for the best multi-sport raid event, and The Sand trophy is presented for the sports events that are played on sand.
The participants from different nations take part in various sports competitions for a span of one week. In the evening, all of them join together at the Night Village which is under the Chap’. It is the largest short-term club where parties are arranged. These parties are considered as the most unforgettable ones in the lives of the participants. The event can be seen as something beyond just a competition. (more…)
Yale co-ed along with the sailing team comprising of women heads towards warm water after winter during the spring break.
The first place victory has been secured by the Bulldogs at the regatta of Navy Spring Women on 9th and 10th March and also at a regatta of St. Mary’s Women’s Inter-conference in the next weekend. At Roger William University, the co-ed squad obtained Friis Trophy. Another 2 groups of co-ed also raced towards success at Boston University and Coast Guard. This paved a course for a robust spring season.
The Hinckley Yachts are popular for its classic, seven-figure luxury picnic boats. It is opening its new yacht service yard in Annapolis.
The Yacht Services has a location in Oxford already on the Tred Avon River. Now, the company says its new yard is on Whitehall Creek and it is more convenient for some of the big metropolitan markets like Baltimore and Washington, D.C.
World’s tensest day observed in Youth Sailing World Championships, it was a breathtaking moment for the world when China came across the tensest every day during the World’s Sailing World Championships with eight gold medals in the finals.
Two sailors from Italy named, Margherita Porro along with Sofia Leoni received gold in Girl’s 29er however, the disappointment found when only few points have separated the both of them from front runners in the rest of the eight fleets. Sanya has saved on the final day because the weather was quite sunny and 12 knots steadily moved towards the east direction.
The SuperFoiler series that was held in December 2017 had a single female skipper in the series. Olivia Price made headlines to be the only female skipper to be part of this series. However, this is hardly a novelty for her as she is a match racing champion as well as a silver medalist of the Olympics.
There had been much speculation before she was officially declared to be skipper of Kleenmaid SuperFoiler. The boat was also one of a kind that was put in the Australian waters for the first time. She admits that initially she was hesitant about taking on the responsibility to race in this series against fellow skippers who were either winner in the America’s Cup, were fellow Olympians or were World Champions. Hence it was a daunting prospect to compete with such athletes, irrespective of gender. However, she was ready for the challenge and she assembled crew members who had won similar races before and could upset the big names in the field as well.
Olivia, at 25 years of age, was joined with world champions and compatriots on board the Kleenmaid SuperFoiler. The boat would be sailing the Grand Prix circuit and the series will kick off in February 2018. Olivia says that they are thrilled to have a new concept boat to sail that will surely enthrall the viewers. The team will work to harness the power of the SuperFoiler so that they can sail the boat to its optimal potential.
The skipper admits that the machine can sail at 80 kilometers an hour. Hence the crew needs to master controlling the super fast craft. The crew is currently focusing on mastering the boat and maneuvers that are needed to control the boat. The current month will continue in training whereby there would be five other SuperFoiler machines that would be added to the circuit as well.