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Sea-things TV…All about sailing and the sea!

Sea-Things.TV, is entering its 4th year online. Still FREE, still no passwords or subscriptions needed. Just a place to browse, sit back, and enjoy all things connected with the sea, sailing and water-sports! Sea-Things.TV is owned and operated by YachtMedia Bespoke Publicity for the Yachting World…based in The Netherlands.

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!

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*NEW* Sea-things Tablet Drybags for Yachting

Did you get a new tablet device for Christmas? Do you want to keep it dry and protected whilst Sailing? Or Canoeing? Or SUPing? Or Camping? Or even walking or cycling in the rain? As selected by Alan Priddy’s Global Challenge team for use by the crew on the 2014 Round-the-World Powerboat Race, and as …

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Spanish Leisure Boating changes – More Details

The future Ministerial Order related to navigation of leisure craft in Spain, (mentioned on this blog last week) will include the following modifications and attributes: * It will be permitted to navigate without a license during daytime but without venturing further than 5 miles away from a safe port or anchorage (currently only in areas …

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Spain moves towards more liberalisation of the yachting market!

According to AENIB (Balearic Nautical Business Association) in Palma de Mallorca, Spain is finally close to having a more rational legal framework, adapted to international agreements, and finally granting recreational yachting a specific treatment. So far the Spanish system has never distinguished commercial ships from recreational yachts, and this has been a huge problem for …

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Good News for Yachting in the EU…

European Boating Industry & MYBA The Worldwide Yachting Association conclude a partnership for EU representation On 19 November 2013, Toby Maclaurin, President of MYBA The Worldwide Yachting Association and Robert Marx, President of European Boating Industry, announced the conclusion of a partnership between their respective associations. Toby Maclaurin, President of MYBA, said “This partnership will …

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A View on European Luxury Yachting for Asia’s Prestige Magazine…

I have just been commissioned to write about six forthcoming boat shows and the general ‘state of play’ for yachting in Europe… for Prestige magazine’s YACHT supplement. Starting with METS in Amsterdam, then London, Dusseldorf, HISWA Amsterdam, Antibes and Palma de Mallorca. Prestige is Asia’s premier luxury lifestyle magazine, and considers yachting to be essential …

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My Barcelona Boat Show Review in IBI News November issue…

CLICK HERE…..>   http://goo.gl/CeMoJt

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YachtMedia Pic of the Week…

Sorry, I’ve been traveling for 12 days, so I missed last weeks pic…but there are plenty more to come. I’ve always liked this one, taken at the 2008 Palma Superyacht Cup by Benjamin Maltby. The sailing yacht is the iconic  J.Class Ranger tying up alongside the equally iconic MY Christina O. Benjamin is not only …

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No Mat Tax for >15 metre charter yachts in Spain next summer!

The above title contains words that I still can’t believe its possible to write! But please note; This won’t be a ‘Free for All’…’Come to a Spanish port, and start chartering’ kind of deal!  Commercial yacht owners, managers  and captains will need to talk to a professional consultant that really knows the Spanish charter market …

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