National Sailing Hall of Fame Coming to the Newport Armory May of 2020

The National Sailing Hall of Fame is currently located in Annapolis, Maryland. The 26 member board voted on Tuesday to relocate the Hall of Fame to The Newport Armory in Newport, RI. The vote passed 17-9. Members of the board asked questions during a 1 hour and 45 minute teleconference hosted by Gary Jobson, the Hall of Fame’s Executive Director. …

2019 Sun Fast and the FIRST Ever Sun Fast World Cup

 A newly designed Jeanneau Sun Fast will debut in Spring 2019. The new Sun Fast can be sailed single-handed or with crew. She Sun Fast will be different from the 3200 and the 3600 in rating, price and design. She will have an inverted bow   The Sun Fast series is very popular for inshore and offshore sailing. There are …

Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 319, 410 AND 490 Nominated for 2019 Cruising World Boat of the Year!

2019 Cruising World Boat of the Year will be announced in the 2019 issue! Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 319 ELEGANT SIMPLICITY An exciting new addition to the Sun Odyssey range is the Sun Odyssey 319. With an overall length of 32’1” the Sun Odyssey 319 in many ways represents the very best of what Jeanneau is all about; elegance and simplicity. …

New Sun Odyssey 410 joins Jeanneau’s Family of Walk-Around Decks

BY GREAT BOATS RULE SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 COMMENTS 0 It was just this time last year when along came an exciting new model that would completely change the way we think of the modern-day cruising boat, the Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440. In many ways the 440 was not all that different from her predecessors with one notable exception, the walk-around deck! The …

2018 United States Sailboat Show

JOIN US FOR THE UNITED STATES SAILBOAT SHOW October 4 (preview day) -8, 2018 To find out more information about preview day click here! City Dock, Annapolis, Maryland Thursday, October 4, 2018 10:00am – 6:00pm Friday, October 5, 2018 10:00am – 6:30pm Saturday, October 6, 2018 10:00am – 6:30pm Sunday, October 7, 2018 10:00am – 6:30pm Monday, October 8, 2018 …

Preparing Your Boat for a Hurricane

Keeping your boat in the water? Give your boat the best chance at survival with our hurricane preparation tips. If you found these to be helpful please like and share with your friends. If there are any tips you stand by feel free to comment on our Facebook post!  Insurance Check with your insurance company and review hurricane plans to …

BYS Now Offers Saffier Yachts!

Saffier SC 6.50 Cruise THE NEW SAFFIER SC 6.50 CRUISE – PHILOSOPHY AND DESIGN. The Saffier 6.50 Cruise is to a state-of-the- art modern daysailer while still keeping those beautiful classic hull lines intact. DENNIS HENNEVANGER ON THE NEW SC 6.50 CRUISE: We took our time to design her. The old 6.50 has quite a legacy in Holland as being …

All NEW 2019 Jeanneau 410 VIDEO and PICTURES

The first Jeanneau 410 on the east coast will debut at the Annapolis Boat Show. BEYOND LIMITS To design the Sun Odyssey 410, Jeanneau reached out long standing design partner Marc Lombard , who was assisted by Jean-Marc Piaton. Together, they delivered on the challenge of bringing the classic Jeanneau styling into a modern yacht. Like the 440 and 490, …