Category Archives: Marine

O’pen BIC North Americans 2019

By | March 22, 2019

Published on March 17th, 2019 – A record 86 O’pen BIC sailors hailing from Hawaii to Bermuda to Germany competed in the 2019 O’pen BIC North Americans on March 15-17 in San Diego, CA. The “Un-Regatta” format included both conventional racing and unorthodox courses. Compulsory maneuvers and course obstacles challenged the sailors’ boat handling and… Read More »

Spirit Yachts, MD Nigel Stuart to keynote Superyacht UK Technical Seminar

By | March 22, 2019

Off the back of their announcement of the first fully electric yacht, Nigel Stuart, Managing Director of Spirit Yachts will now keynote the Superyacht UK Technical Seminar with a talk on ‘Sustainable sailing: a goal with no compromise.’ Nigel will outline the environmental challenges currently faced by the industry and the collaborative approach needed to… Read More »

British Marine Expo Exhibitor Spotlight: ASAP Supplies

By | March 21, 2019

ASAP Supplies is the next company to feature in the pre-expo Q&A series with Marine Showcase exhibitors. Brought to you by Marine Industry News, this series highlights the individual businesses that will be showing their products and services at this inaugural event which is supported by the British Marine Trade Association. What product or service… Read More »

Barrus connects with Glomex to distribute its range of premium digital products

By | March 21, 2019

The Barrus Marine Division is building momentum in the lead up to the season with the addition of the Glomex Digital, Promarine and Supergain products to its expanding portfolio of Marine Equipment brands. Founded in 1984, Glomex has been producing the widest range of marine communication and entertainment antennas for over 30 years; focused on… Read More »

Arbitration ambiguity – check out Jack Griffin’s AC newsletter below…

By | March 21, 2019

On 5 March, we learned that Challenger of Record Luna Rossa and Defender Emirates Team New Zealand (together “COR/D”) settled their dispute about the validity of the three late challenges – from Malta Altus Challenge, from Stars & Stripes (USA) and from DutchSail. We later learned that New York Yacht Club’s American Magic asked the… Read More »