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  • New look RS200

    UPDATE: The RS200 Class Association and RS Sailing have joined forces to update the RS200, 19 years since the launch of one of the most successful modern classes, with competitive racing at club, circuit and championship level. 19 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Yachting’s biggest names look to China

    EVENT: China Rendez-Vous, organiser of 2015 So! Dalian, has confirmed some of yachting’s biggest names are set to exhibit at the second edition of the Northern China event. 18 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Spirit 110’ superyacht launch

    NEW SUPERYACHT: British yacht builder, Spirit Yachts will be launching the design for the latest addition to its superyacht portfolio at the upcoming London Yacht, Jet and Prestige Car Show (LYJAPCS). 17 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Seawork 2015 registration now open

    SEAWORK: Online registration for Mercator Media Ltd's Seawork International 2015, taking place from 16 to 18 June, is now open. 17 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Wigan Pier development

    INLAND WATERWAYS: A major transformation of one of the North West’s most iconic destinations has moved closer after Wigan Council signed a deal with developers to deliver a new ‘Wigan Pier Quarter’, writes Harry Arnold. 16 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Major dredging at Cowes Yacht Haven

    DREDGING PROJECT: A major dredging project is underway at Cowes Yacht Haven which will allow the marina to continue to cater for small superyachts and large boats over the coming years. 16 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • NAW highlights Trailblazer standard

    APPRENTICESHIPS: New Trailblazer standards have been approved by the government for apprenticeships across a range of sectors, including boatbuilding. 16 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Salterns' Swinging Mooring Package

    MARINA: Salterns Marine, the 5 Gold Anchor marina in Poole Harbour, is now offering an annual swinging mooring package. 13 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Former F1 chief joins BAR

    NEW CEO: Martin Whitmarsh, former CEO of the McLaren Group and Team Principal of the McLaren F1 team, will join Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) as CEO in April. 12 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • So how did the CWM FX LBS really go?

    It’s always so easy to come up with end of show quotes. Everyone is full of enthusiasm; there were quite a few people at the show and, by all accounts, a lot of business was done. 12 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Well done Princess...

    Well done Princess… 12 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • New director for AAM Cowes Week

    APPOINTMENT: Kate Johnson has been appointed as the commercial and marketing director for Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week. 12 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Sarissa opts for Evinrude

    LUXURY RIB: Premier Ribs, the international distributor of Sarissa RIBS, is partnering with Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) to fit the Evinrude E-TEC G2 outboard engine to its new 737 luxury coastal RIB. 12 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Hire narrowboats on the Thames Tideway

    INLAND WATERWAYS: Following the initial discussions by a working group on the recent ban on holiday hire narrowboats transiting the Thames Tideway, the following interim statement has been issued, writes Harry Arnold. 11 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • RYA now offers global ICC

    CERTIFICATION: The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) now offers the International Certification of Competence (ICC) globally, to citizens of all countries yet to adopt Resolution 40, including Spain. 11 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Salcombe now an eco-port

    SOUTH WEST: Salcombe Harbour has been recognised as an eco-port by the European Sea Port Organisation, writes Katina Read. 11 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Dart Harbour jetty

    SOUTH WEST: Work is due to start in March on the replacement of Dart Harbour’s Town Jetty pontoon, writes Karina Read. 11 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Major Caledonian Canal breach

    INLAND WATERWAYS: A major breach has closed Scotland’s Caledonian Canal at Cullochy near Fort Augustus, writes Harry Arnold. 11 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • CRT wants volunteer boat greeters

    INLAND WATERWAYS: In an appeal for a different type of volunteer job the Canal & River Trust (CRT) is looking for people with a passion for Liverpool to greet boaters mooring in the city, writes Harry Arnold. 11 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Charity begins at J.P. Morgan AM

    RACING FOR CHARITY: For the past ten years that J.P. Morgan Asset Management has sponsored the Round the Island Race and raised more than £600,000 for charity. 10 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Changes to fines in the magistrates’ court

    ‘Charity fined after operating uncertificated vessel’ and ‘Ship operator fined after oil pollution’ - two headlines on the Maritime and Coastguard Agency’s website that show the marine sector can easily appear in a magistrates’ court, says Stuart Ponting. 10 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Benefit checks

    A few years back we did some marketing research for a well known British builder of powerboats. 10 Mar 2015 - Boating Business