Up Close Video of VOR Leg 9 Start Onboard a Jeanneau 51!

Up close view of the start of Leg 9 of the Volvo Ocean Race, video below! Bluenose Yachts and Jeanneau America enjoyed being an In Port sponsor for TEAM DONGFENG. The Dongfeng VIPs enjoyed being on a Jeanneau 509 and Jeanneau 51 to view the races here and ironically they were all associated with AIR FRANCE.  While the weather could …

The Beautiful Saffier SE 37 Lounge

EVERYTHING YOU WISH AND MORE The Saffier SE 37 Lounge. A yacht that does not meet a standard, but a yacht that sets a standard: the standard of the Saffier SE 37 Lounge. A unique concept without compromise. Why choose when you don’t have to choose? MEET THE NEW STANDARD A boat that combines great sailing potential with ease of …

36th America’s Cup 2021

INEOS TEAM UK the British Team in the 36th America’s Cup race has created a small scale test boat called T5. Pictures of T5 were released on August 31.   America’s Cup dates September 28, 2017: 36th America’s Cup Protocol released November 30, 2017: AC75 Class concepts released to key stakeholders January 1, 2018: Entries for Challengers open March 31, …

HH66 “Nala” Compete’s in 2018 BVI Spring Regatta

Nala, HH66 hull #3 competed in the 2018 BVI Spring Regatta. She is owned by Jim Vos and competed in the Offshore Multihulls division. The racing took place in Tortola, starting March 26 and ending April 1. Five races were held. Nala’s finishes are as follows, 3, 3, 4, 3 and 3. The team was very consistent and finished out …

VOR Update: Team Brunel Wins Leg 7, Bad Day for Team Vestas

In 16 days the team raced more the 7,800 miles from Auckland, New Zealand to Itajai. Dongfeng Race Team finished just 15 minutes after Team Brunel. A couple miles from the finish the two boats were two miles about and sailing in breeze of only about 1 kt! This was Team Brunel’s first podium finish. For most of leg 7 …

“The Edge”, a Jeanneau Sunfast 3200 Sails in Melbourne Osaka Cup

Take a look below at the interview with David Kenny, “The Edge”! For more information on the Jeanneau Sunfast 3200 click here! Long time friends, teammates and competitors, David Kenny and Paul Schulz are sailing together on “The Edge” in the 2018 Melbourne Osaka Cup! David is from Melville, WA and Paul is from North Balgowlah NSW. David and Paul’s …

2018 Miami Innovation Award Winner’s!

The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) and Boating Writers International (BWI) honored Innovation Award Winners during the 2018 Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show. The Sun Odyssey 440 & Sun Odyssey 490 were amongst the winners, recognized for their Walk-Around Decks. This new innovation is part of the new generation of Sun Odyssey. The Walk-Around Decks make moving and circulating around …

Congratulations North Sails!

It’s no wonder why Jeanneau Yachts uses North Performance sails for their Jeanneau Yacht 64. CNB also uses North performance sails for their new CNB 66 and 76.  3Di NORDAC WINS “BEST NEW PRODUCT” AT NEWPORT INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW North Sails 3Di NORDAC Recognized as Game Changing Cruising Sail Technology North Sails 3Di NORDAC was named Best New Product at the Newport …

VOR Update: Team AkzoNobel and SHK/Scallywag Battle It Out!

Check out the FULL leg 6 replay below! Team AkzoNobel has won Leg 6 of the Volvo Ocean Race, racing 6,344 miles from Hong Kong to Auckland in 20 days, 9 hours and 17 minutes and 26 seconds. It was a tremendous win, and came after an epic final 24 hours, when a ridge of high pressure off the north …