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Sanctuary Cove Boat Show 2006

02/2006 – Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show creates Australian first The highly-successful Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show will offer the largest on water leisure and light commercial display ever staged in Australia at this year's May 2006 event. Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show general manager Barry Jenkins announced expanded marina and hardstand displays would create […]

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  • Lürssen Capri

    01/2006 – Construction The Bremen-based German shipyard Lürssen has a 125 year history of supplying high-end luxury units to the world’s super-rich. Having built its reputation on its Yachts of 100 metres and more, the manufacturer launched a new design in August 2004 that is half that size. At 58.60, this “little” Lürssen is christened […]

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  • Sarnico 60 first tests in Spain

    01/2006 – First tests in Spain The Sarnico 60, the last model of the coupé range of the homonymous shipyard (see our article), after its début at Genoa Boat Show, has undergone the first navigation tests along the Spanish coast, in occasion of Barcelona Boat Show, with the presence of the international press. The tested […]

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  • Sud Composites Switch 55

    12/2005 – Speed and prestige With “parents” like Marc Van Peteghem and Vincent Lauriot-Prevost, the Switch 55 has an unbeatable pedigree. These designers are responsible for Géant, Gitana 11 and Groupama 2, three of the multi-hulls competing in the IB Group Challenge, as well Olivier de Kersauzon’s trimaran Géronimo. Above deck: beauty and functionality The […]

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  • Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 45

    12/2005 – Latest arrival Jeanneau has decided to break into the 45-foot market, with a new and highly sailable cruising sailboat with the same lines as its predecessor, the Sun Odyssey 49. First presented in 2004, the Sun Odyssey 45 has already sold over 100 units in 6 months. Hardly surprising, because the Sun Odyssey […]

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  • Uniesse 54 Sport

    01/2006 – Outstanding design Construction The increasingly popular Italian manufacturer Uniesse Marine is based in Chiuduno, near Bergamo. For the last fifteen years, this shipyard has been turning out a variety of Open boats, flybridge yachts and Motor Yachts, ranging from 12 to 24 metres. At 16.4 metres long, the 54 Sport is the smallest […]

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  • Maxi Multi Race 2007

    01/2006 – Maxi Multi Race – Vannes / Vannes The idea of a very first short-distance race aimed exclusively at maxi-multihulls first saw the light of day one year ago. It is intended that in June 2007, the fleet will line up on the start in Le Morbihan, bound for Iceland and run a course […]

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  • Wauquiez Pilot Saloon 47

    01/2006 – A fine flagship Elegant lines, a convenient deck plan and high-quality fittings are what make the latest addition to the Pilot Saloon range irresistible. At the Cannes Boat Show in 2005, visitors had the chance to visit the largest of the Wauquiez Pilot Saloons, an elegant and eye-catching cruising boat designed by Berret […]

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  • Cruisers Yachts 300 Express

    12/2005 – Construction The 300 Express from American manufacturer Cruisers is one of the most compact models in the range, measuring in at 9.40 metres by 18 metres. The Cruisers brand's French importer is Azur Performance, based in Saint-Raphaël. The Express range, comprised of some 15 different models, has an excellent reputation and is one […]

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