Yachting Art Magazine

06/14/2023 From Overblog

Success for the Highfield Europe 2023 Dealer Meeting in Norway

For the first time since 2019, Highfield, the world's leading manufacturer of rigid-inflatable aluminum-hulled...

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06/13/2023 From Overblog

Prestige M8, a 65-foot motoryacht catamaran that's playing for keeps

With the Prestige M8, the French shipyard Prestige is continuing to develop its range of power catamarans, which...

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06/12/2023 From Overblog

Faustine Merret, Overall Champion of the Windsurfer European Championship

The Windsurfer European Championship came to an end on Sunday 11 June after 4 days of competition at the Carnac...

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06/10/2023 From Overblog

Legendary sailboats - Dufour Arpège, a mass-produced sailboat that performs well under sail

Engineer and naval architect Michel Dufour drew up the plans for the Arpège in 1966, with the aim of building a...

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06/08/2023 From Overblog

Great white shark devoured by a mysterious super-predator at a depth of 1,900 feet

When we think of super-predators in the ocean, we usually think of the great white shark, or the killer whale....

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06/07/2023 From Overblog

Why the Ouistreham lighthouse has been the most famous French lighthouse in the world for 90 years

In the pantheon of French lighthouses (the PPF), the most famous in the world is not Eckmühl, Cordouan, Sanguinaires...

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06/03/2023 From Overblog

Yacht Christina (Christina O): a warship turned into the most luxurious yacht of its time

Before she became one of the world's most famous mega-yachts, the Yacht Christina was a frigate built by Canadian...

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05/15/2023 From Overblog

Death of Olivier Poncin, a major yachting industrialist and president of Catana Group

Olivier Poncin, a French industrialist and entrepreneur in the boating and yachting industry, died on Sunday, May...

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05/10/2023 From Overblog

Toyota, a manufacturer of pleasure boats, unknown in Europe

Boats, boating and yachting - The car manufacturer Toyota is present in sectors that are totally ignored outside...

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05/09/2023 From Overblog

Interpreting the fine variations of a barometer

On board sailing ships, there was always an elegant brass dial permanently fixed on the mast bulkhead. Beyond its...

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