Al Lusail Successfully Completed Her Sea Trials

The 123 meter Project Jupiter of Lürssen superyacht has been spotted on sea trials, holding her official name “Al Lusail”. The delivery of the yacht is expected to take place soon by the end of this year.

This was the highly secretive project of Lürssen superyacht and it features architecture of in-house naval. The exterior work of the yacht has been done by the British studio H2 Yacht Design. The flowing lines present at the yacht blur the boundaries, which is present between the yacht’s upper four decks to create a dynamic look

Although, very few information is present about March & White interiors of Al Lusail or the engine set-up, however, so far it is understood that the Jupiter project was created according to the standards of Lloyd’s Register.

The full-displacement steel hull present on the yacht supports the aluminum superstructure of the yacht and the teak decks. When the yacht will be delivered to her owner this year, it will be officially ranked as one among the largest superyachts in the world. Continue reading “Al Lusail Successfully Completed Her Sea Trials”

Son And Father Team Up For Raising Fund

To raise funds for the Cystic Fibrosis, A STONE, son and father have been taken on the sailing race that is the worlds biggest.

Cliff Goodwin the son and Michael Goodwin the father will join the yacht race Round the Island in the honor of his brother Dan. Dan died after suffering from Cystic Fibrosis disease.

The race will take place on July 1, and it will go around the Isle of Wight coastline.

Talking about the race, Cliff said: “Dan is found of sailing and his love for sailing gets double when he is with me. He used to enjoy sailing with my Dad and his grandfather until his health didn’t allow him to go on the water. We have undertaken this challenge and hoping to raise a good amount of funds for the work of charity. This challenge is going to be hard and there is no possibility of mistake. Continue reading “Son And Father Team Up For Raising Fund”

Marion Bermuda Race Entry Open

Marion Bermuda Race has started taking entries for the event and it is getting excellent response from all over the world.

During the first 15 days of opening the entry 30 boats registered themselves for the event. As the days are growing number of entries are increasing. Till date 48 boats have registered themselves in which 18 are a first timer into the race. The number is two more than last year final count. The race for Marion Bermuda will take place in Massachusetts on June 9 2017.

Marion Bermuda Race has taken place since 1977 and since that time it is the premier ocean race of 645-mile. It is one of the events that attract enthusiast of racing and cruising.

The popularity of the race comes from its spirit that is fun and family. The yachts that join this race come here for some fun, sailing, competition and pleasure. Continue reading “Marion Bermuda Race Entry Open”

Yacht club lease questions still there

All the negotiations would go on the disputatious Red Wing Yacht Club lease along with the city after City Council action Monday night. The board sanctioned a resolution continuing the lease postscript in question, all set to go into effect from 1st May, contingent upon the city as well as club dealing with some pieces further. These include rates, inspections as well as other facets, some of which have already been talked about in ongoing talks.

Again, the yacht club members packed the City Hall for all the talks that followed a followed a closed session where the council members spoke regarding legal issues as well as probable lawsuit if the city does not respect the present lease.

Lisa Bayley, a council member, told that they were very much wanted to resolve this. They really are not interested in going into litigation over something like this. But they are also looking at trying to be fair to the whole city as well as other clubs who have leases. Continue reading “Yacht club lease questions still there”

Star Sailors Final Assures stellar sporting display

Star Sailors Final has assured a stellar sporting display as the eminent sailing event returns to Nassau Yachting Club at Bahamas for its 2nd consecutive season this year. This time the event would commence with 20 boats fleet.

The competition would start from December 2 and would finalize on December 7.

The elite Bahaman sailing championship is not only just about sailing- in fact it has promised a thrilling week overdosed with high passion, emotion & dazzling action which is all set to render a unique power play of sailing spirit from a pack of champs. The good bit is that Star Sailors Final confirms a very easily understandable format which would be convenient for the non-sailing folks as well.

As ensured by the finale of SSL’s inaugural season in 2013, the new chapter in 2014 would be even bigger with higher number of champs as well as better refined technology engineered to immerse the viewers in a brief yet a very spectacular live-streamed racing event.

An incredible host of superstar sailors would feature on entry roster- with the racing field holding as many as twenty Olympic medals (5 silver, 6 gold & 9 bronze)- which is the average of each Olympic Games medal at every boat. The competitors taking part in the SSL second season also hold a whooping number of 73 World Champ titles (24 silver, 33 gold & 16 bronze).

The most famous participants of the event are Torben Grael & Robert Scheidt from Brazil, Freddy Loof from Sweden, Xavier Rohart from France and Mateusz Kusznierewicz from Poland- courtesy their elite Olympic medals.

Diego Negri is another prominent name on the list of elite sailors at the major sailing race championship. The other two top names are Augie Diaz from USA & Robert Stanjek from Germany.