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Morgana’s Secret Muscle Power
A decade ago, most sailing superyachts were rather unwieldy, slow to make sail, slow to tack and jibe. The racecourse was not their natural habitat. Technology has advanced rapidly, however, to evolve systems that allow yachts to hoist and jibe a spi
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Owners’ Club
THIS MONTH: Roberto Aboumrad’s Mexican wave / destination Auckland for the America’s Cup / Thibaud Epstein’s yachting conversion For more information about the Owners’ Club, email stewart.campbell@boatinternationalmedia.com ■
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Iceberg!
“I was looking at this iceberg from far away and it was such a beautiful pyramid,” Horn says. He was sailing Pangaea in the Arctic Ocean last year and suggested to his friend that they climb it. Pangaea approached the berg and the two clambered onto
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Paradise Lost
In Raja Ampat, anyone can dream of being royally. The Indonesian name for this archipelago translates as “four kings”, and there are untold mini kingdoms to conquer: deserted lagoons and jungle-crowned atolls; undiscovered coral reefs and beaches tha
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ON BOARD Edit
With an impressive regatta history, this 10-guest, 163ft Fitzroy won’t let you down if you decide to bookend your cruise with a little competition. But she doesn’t sacrifice comfort for sailing prowess – there’s a whitewashed oak interior, a glamorou
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Thibaud Epstein
My father had a sailboat, so as a child I spent all my holidays on a boat. Originally I am from Paris, where I studied law, and then I did my MBA in Australia. When I would go back and forth from Paris to Sydney, I would stop and say hello to my uncl
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Classic Convergence
...but this extraordinary-looking 184-footer from Turquoise demands one perhaps more than most. People don’t just wake up one morning and announce: “Let’s build an explorer motor yacht in Turkey for cruising polar regions that looks like the conversi
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Breaking the ICE
“IF you’re going to venture to the iciest ends of the earth by yacht you need a chunky steel boat, right? A floating tank sounds about right for navigating icebergs. Well, not according to professional explorer Mike Hom, who chose a nimble 118ft alum
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Voyage News
Chara Ruiz founded her namesake label in Ibiza back in 1989 – her breezy dresses, kaftans and feminine separates make for a perfectly laid-back island wardrobe. Fans of her free-spirited designs include Naomi Campbell and Kate Moss. We love the Linda
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Roberto Aboumrad
When people with an entrepreneurial flair spot a vacuum in a market, they see an opportunity, and a new company sprouts. This was the case with Performance Boats, the company Roberto Aboumrad and his brother, Jorge, established after they could not f
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The Story Behind...
Chanel’s latest high jewelry collection is a tribute to Venice, a place famously beloved by Mademoiselle Chanel. Patrice Leguereau, director of the creation studio, designed 70 pieces divided into four “chapters”: La Serenissime, celebrating the floa
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Ice Queen
Along with the single propeller, other features to facilitate the owner’s Ice Class requirement are the use of four small Naiad fin stabilizers instead of two large ones and a near-vertical bow with a sharp 45-degree angle under the waterline so the
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Balance Of Power
Besides building to Ice Class on this project, among the firsts for the Turquoise yard was the use of Tier Ill-compliant diesel-electric power. Both the main engines and three generators can supply power through a water-cooled frequency converter to
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Green Flash
“Every boat has a soul,” Yann Dabbadie says. From America’s Cup racers to the superyacht builds he project manages at Southern Wind Shipyard, each yacht he has had a hand in has emerged with a distinctive character. So, what is the soul of Morgana? H
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BOAT International US EDITION
EDITORIAL DIRECTOR Sacha Bonsor EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Stewart Campbell CREATIVE DIRECTOR Christopher Whale EXECUTIVE EDITOR Cecile Gauert ASSOCIATE EDITOR Caroline White FEATURES DIRECTOR Charlotte Hogarth-Jones ACTING LUXURY EDITOR Lucia Ferigutti SENIOR
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Editor’s Letter
By the time this issue finds its way into readers’ mailboxes, we’ll know who has triumphed at the America’s Cup – Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli or Emirates Team New Zealand. Commiserations firstly to our columnist Terry Hutchinson, skipper of American Mag
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Spotlight New To The Market
The 131ft motor yacht has been listed for sale at SuperYachtsMonaco. Built in GRP by Sunseeker International and delivered in 2019 as a Sunseeker 131 model, she is RINA classed and MCA compliant. The 98ft ketch-rigged sailing yacht has been listed fo
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Contributors
Kate has been working on and around yachts for more than two decades, first as crew, later in journalism. She writes from her base in Fort Lauderdale. For this issue, she reveals the latest from the sailing world (page 78). What new developments in s
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A World Of Wine
Margaret River in Western Australia might only contribute three percent of Australia’s annual wine production but it accounts for more than 20 percent of its premium wine. Its family-owned Leeuwin Estate, whose first vintage was in 1979, is nothing i
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Go–anywhere Tender
When the CEO of Life Proof Boats, Micah Bowers, offers me a chance to try out its new 39 Yachtline, I jump at the opportunity. I have been to Life Proof’s factory in Bremerton, Washington, and ran the zippy 33ft model, so I know how much fun these bo
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Voyage
THE SETAI, MIAMI BEACH East meets West and old meets new at The Setai. Architect Jean-Michel Gathy and designer Jaya Ibrahim brought Asian influences to their restoration and update of this 1936 landmark building. Their Asian-American fusion concept
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VOYAGE Edit
In 201B, French businessman Édouard Carmignac’s collection found a new home on the tiny island of Porquerolles in the Îles d'Hyères. The 16,150 square feet of exhibition space are set in a Provencal farmhouse, and the surrounding 37-acre garden Is do
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The Briefing
After sailing more than 24,000 nautical miles, eight of the original 33 captains in the Vendee Globe finished on the 80th day in the global race’s closest-ever competition. When Charlie Dalin, sailing Apivia, crossed the finish line at Les Sables d’O
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A Heuer purpose
These days, the Rolex Submariner is probably the sports watch that’s most likely to be seen on the wrists of boat lovers. But that wasn’t the case a few decades ago when the most ubiquitous wristwear at any of the world’s yachting playgrounds was lik
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New Kid On The Block
REVEALING THE LATEST NEWS, TRENDS AND TECH The first Amels 60, with sculptural exterior design by Espen Øino, has arrived in Vlissingen, the Netherlands, for outfitting. The first of three 60s under construction, the newest Limited Editions yacht wil
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Spotlight Seriously For Sale
The 251ft motor yacht, jointly listed for sale by Fraser with Edmiston & Company, has had a price reduction of €3.5 million. Built to Lloyd’s class, she was delivered by Amels in 1999 and most recently refitted in 2019. The 164ft Mangusta motor yacht
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A Case Of Fine Taste
Forget your average cellar – WineCab, from Calvary Robotics’ founder Mark Chaney, is a complete wine-management system. The company’s WineWall cabinets feature a built-in high-speed robotic arm to load, scan and dispense bottles on demand. New bottle
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Track Changes
“This boat gets more eyes than an optician,” says Tim Ciasulli, owner of Rebeca, Benetti’s first Oasis. He took delivery of the 134ft yacht, the first in a series developed with exterior designer RWD and interior designer Bonetti/Kozerski Architectur
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Roberto Aboumrad
CAPTAIN OR CHEF? I prefer a super-good chef to a super-good captain FAVORITE BEACH? There are so many beautiful beaches in the Sea of Cortez SPEED OR STYLE? Style FIRST THING YOU PACK? Bathing suit, sneakers, sweatshirt HOW MANY WATCHES? I’ve seen cu
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Members’ Logbook
Yachts: AE Cap d’Antibes; X Lengths: 187ft; 154ft Years: 2007; 1987 Location: Greece It’s been snowing in Athens! Yes, our boats are covered in snow, which is very unusual. I can only remember one other time in my life that is has snowed by the sea i
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