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21 Aug 2017
St Katharine Docks Classic Boat Festival 2017

The Docks’ annual celebration of historic and traditional boats  to be bigger and better than ever

Central London’s only marina, St Katharine Docks by Camper & Nicholsons Marinas, is hosting its 9th annual celebration of colourful classic boats this September, set to be bigger and better than ever before with a display of over 40 vintage sailing and motor boats, in addition to a range of waterside activities and attractions.

Providing a fun day for the entire...

01 Aug 2017
Welcome to the Andrew Simpson Foundation, the official charity of Lendy Cowes Week based on Cowes Parade and FUNdraising throughout town all week. Image: Sportography.tv

Today the Lendy Cowes Week spotlight shone brightly on the Andrew Simpson Foundation (ASF) with the day being officially designated Charity Day and with Founding Trustee and America's Cup sailor Iain Percy OBE in Cowes to fly the FUNdraising flag.

The ASF is delighted to have been selected as the official charity in this first year of Lendy's title sponsorship and has been setting out to practically demonstrate just what a difference it can make to the lives of young people across a...

11 Jun 2017
Pre-exhibition buzz in anticipation of Seawork International

Seawork International will bring together around 7,500 commercial marine professionals next week.

Over 7,500 maritime professionals are anticipated at Seawork International next Tuesday to Thursday; all keen to benefit from great business ideas, experience excellent networking opportunities, glean valuable sector insights and inspiration, and explore the extensive array of new products, services and vessels. 

As Europe’s largest event of its kind, running for three days from...

06 Jun 2017
Record number of visitors expected at The Thames Traditional Boat Festival, world’s largest showcase for traditional river craft

The world’s largest gathering of traditional river craft will be seen this summer in the UK town most associated with glorious riverine pursuits – Henley on Thames.  The Thames Traditional Boat Festival will be held from Friday 14 July – Sunday 16 July in the beautiful setting of Fawley Meadows on the banks of the Thames, right opposite the renowned Henley Royal Regatta course.  Visitors to this, the annual Thames Traditional Boat Festival, will be treated to the spectacular sight of...

26 May 2017
Helly Hansen announces three-year partnership with Round the Island Race in association with Cloudy Bay as the Official Clothing Partner

Global technical sailing brand, Helly Hansen, announces a three-year deal with one of the world’s largest yacht races, the Round the Island Race in association with Cloudy Bay, as its Official Clothing Partner.

Organised by the Island Sailing Club, the Round the Island Race is the famous one-day sailing event, attracting more than 1,600 boats with more than 16,000 sailors from around the world. Hosted on the Isle of Wight, it is one of the largest yacht races in the world and the...

21 May 2017
aql Announced as Communications Sponsor for Cowes Week

Cowes Week Ltd, organisers of the world's best-known sailing regatta and highlight of the British Sporting Summer, are delighted to announce another addition to their family of sponsors, as telecoms operator aql joins Cowes Week as the Official Communications Sponsor.

aql is a specialist communications provider powering most of the mobile messaging and IP telephony in the UK.  In addition, providing fibre connectivity, secure datacentre services and also highly secure mobile...

19 Mar 2017
Barton Marine announces new Polish distributor ahead of WIND and WATER Warsaw Boat Show 2017

Leading global supplier of sail and deck hardware, Barton Marine, announces long-standing distributor, Robert Lindemann KG, as its new Polish distributor, ahead of the WIND and WATER Warsaw Boat Show, this weekend.

Barton Marine is delighted to confirm Robert Lindemann KG will be its new Polish Distributor, with immediate effect. Barton Marine is delighted to confirm Robert Lindemann KG will be its new Polish Distributor, with immediate effect. Headquartered in Hamburg, Lindemann...

04 Mar 2017
Cowes Week Announce Media Partnership with Yachts & Yachting

Cowes Week Ltd, organisers of the world's best-known sailing regatta, are delighted to announce Yachts & Yachting, the leading performance sailing magazine, as the Official Media Partner for the regatta with immediate effect.

Commenting on the new partnership, Simon Temlett, Publisher, said: 2017 is a special year for Yachts & Yachting as we celebrate its 70th anniversary. One of the worlds oldest and largest regattas, Cowes Week is a highlight of the sailing calendar and...

11 Jan 2017
Dame Ellen MacArthur announces Round Britain project

Dame Ellen MacArthur announced today at the London Boat Show, a very special project that will see 100 young people in recovery from cancer taking part in an extraordinary challenge - sailing around Britain in a national relay, celebrating achievement and realising potential.

Round Britain 2017 is being run by the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust, a national charity which takes young people aged between eight and 24 from across the UK on sailing and other water-based adventures...

11 Jan 2017
Dometic CoolFreeze CFX 100W

London Boat Show 2017, 6th to 15th January, Fischer Panda Stand B071

Marine refrigeration specialist Dometic introduces the largest model in its CoolFreeze CFX compressor cool box series – the new CoolFreeze CFX 100W with app control function.

Featuring a specially developed, high performance compressor and efficient insulation, the 87-litre cool box consumes up to 35 per cent less energy than its predecessor.

The CoolFreeze CFX 100W can be conveniently...

07 Jan 2017
Crowds flock to the London Boat Show

The London Boat Show officially opened on Friday morning to celebrity appearances, live entertainment and close to 100 debut products and boats to wow visitors. Taking place from Friday until Sunday 15 January, the Show kicks off the 2017 boating calendar, offering a taste of the very best that the global sailing and marine world has to offer. With close to 400 boats on display, the Show is a spectacle not to be missed.

Award-winning British actress, Joanna Lumley OBE, delighted the...

06 Nov 2016
Cox Powertrain: World's Highest Power Density Marine Diesel Outboard to be Previewed at METS

British diesel engine innovator, Cox Powertrain, will preview its revolutionary marine diesel outboard engine, the CXO300, at this year’s Marine Equipment Trade Show. As the first ever 300hp marine diesel outboard, the CXO300 is the world’s highest power density diesel outboard, providing gasoline outboard performance, with diesel economy and reliability.

Cox has brought together highly skilled engineers from Formula 1 racing and premium automotive engine design to develop this...