Displaying 6 stories published in June 2015
A vast ocean and 3,500 miles separates the English coastal city of Portsmouth and the tropical island of Bermuda, but both venues were on everyone’s lips yesterday at an official media briefing for the next America’s Cup.
At a ceremony in Monaco, attended by HSH Prince Albert II, the 77m exploration ship Yersin was blessed by His Grace René Giuliano, Vicar General of Monaco while Fanny Fiat, the vessel’s godmother and daughter of the owner, broke a bottle of champagne against the hull - but with a strong message of oceanographic awareness, this was no normal christening.
The Perini Navi Cup, a regatta exclusively dedicated to Perini Navi vessels, will take place on September 2-5 2015 in Porto Cervo, hosted by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda.
On World Ocean Day last week BLUE celebrated its fifth birthday party, inviting esteemed members of the superyacht industry, alongside worldwide ambassadors of the foundation's vital work, to further challenge what’s being done to stop the destruction of the world’s oceans.
After hosting an open day in London, Heesen Yachts has moved the recently refitted superyacht Ilona to Nice for the next installment of inspection - open to press, brokers and prospective owners alike on June 11th.