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  • Ocean Village Boat Show and BOATS2020 cancelled on the eve of opening day

    BOATS2020 and MDL show cancelled


    BOATS2020 and MDL’s Ocean Village Boat Show have been cancelled by Southampton City Council.

  • Vetus has launched an online virtual boat show Photo: Vetus

    Vetus launches virtual boat show


    Vetus has launched a virtual boat show to show its products and systems, allowing visitors to ‘walk’ around the company’s virtual stand, browse a range of equipment and view product information and specifications.

  • METSTRADE 2020 will not be held

    Virtual 2020 METSTRADE


    METSTRADE 2020 has been cancelled with organisers working to hold a virtual show instead.

  • La Rochelle boat show 2020 has been cancelled

    La Rochelle show is cancelled


    This year’s Grand Pavois La Rochelle has been cancelled after organisers failed to gain an exemption to French Covid-19 regulations.

  • The Grand Pavois Organisation has asked for Covid-19 clarifications

    Covid-19 regulations to be relaxed?


    Organisers of the Grand Pavois La Rochelle, Grand Pavois Organisation have officially requested an exemption to Covid-19 regulations to allow more than 5,000 visitors to the show.

  • The Fairline F//Line 33 Photo: Fairline

    Socially-distant BMYS a success


    The 2020 British Motor Yacht Show has became one of the UK’s first boat shows to successfully go ahead post lockdown.

  • Aqueduct Marina is back in business Photo: Aqueduct Marina

    Aqueduct Marina back in business


    The final steps in the process to get the full Aqueduct Marina team back to work have been completed.

  • Williams Jet Tenders is expanding capacity Photo: Williams Jet Tenders

    Williams Jet Tenders increases capacity


    Williams Jet Tenders is continuing to expand its production capacity following increased customer orders for its full range of tenders and selling all stock boats over the past three months.

  • Mercury Marine outboards will be shown at Brunswick's virtual boat show

    Brunswick goes virtual


    Brunswick Corporation is to host a two-day virtual boat show next week, showing its boat group portfolio, Mercury Marine engine line-up together with parts and accessories from other marine businesses.

  • Princess Yachts' new X95 is to be launched via Facebook Live

    Industry first from Princess?


    Princess Yachts is to launch its new X95 via a Facebook Live event – thought to be the first time a boatbuilder has launched its flagship yacht via such a medium.

  • Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show Photo: Forest Johnson

    Health and safety plan for US boat shows


    The US Boat Shows division of exhibitions organiser, Informa Markets, is introducing AllSecure, a newly enhanced approach to health and safety at all of its events.

  • IBEX is to take a different format in 2020

    IBEX goes virtual


    IBEX - the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference – is to be a virtual only event.

  • SIBS 2020 has been postponed

    SIBS 2020 cancelled


    Southampton International Boat Show 2020 will not take place this September.

  • Monaco Yacht Show 2020 has been cancelled

    Monaco show is cancelled


    Monaco Yacht Show 2020 will not take place.

  • Jeanneau is holding a virtual boat show on its website in response to the uncertainty surrounding boat shows

    New Jeanneau virtual marina


    Jeanneau has created a virtual boat show on its website, enabling anyone to visit its sailboats and powerboats online.

  • The Grand Pavois La Rochelle will go ahead as planned in 2020. Pic: JM. Rieupeyrout

    French boat show to go ahead


    The 2020 Grand Pavois La Rochelle boat show is to go ahead this September.

  • The INEOS TEAM UK is working with Mafic to help maintain social distancing Photo: INEOS TEAM UK

    Mafic helps INEOS TEAM UK stay safe


    America’s Cup team INEOS TEAM UK has joined forces with Mafic to ensure the safety of the team and the local community amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Sunseeker is just one brand that will be exhibiting at Premier Marinas British Motor Yacht Show

    Motorboat show will take place


    Premier Marinas British Motor Yacht Show is to take place over nine days in August with entry by appointment only.

  • The SAEM Vendée board of directors has confirmed the start date for the ninth Vendée Globe Photo: SAEM Vendée

    Ninth edition of Vendée Globe gets go-ahead


    The ninth edition of the Vendée Globe round-the-world solo yacht race will take place on 8 November, confirms the SAEM Vendée board of directors.

  • Barton Marine is supplying free social distancing stickers Photo: Barton Marine

    Barton helps boaters keep their distance


    Barton Marine is supporting the boating community and helping sailors get back out on the water following the COVID-19 lockdown by providing social distancing floor stickers to yacht and sailing clubs and marine businesses around the UK and Europe free of charge.