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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.

March 2021BoatBid Catalogue
March 2021BoatBid Catalogue
Monday, 01 March 2021

You can now take a look through the catalogue at the entries for our March 2021 BoatBid auction.
The March 2021 BoatBid will go live in 7 days time.
The auction starts at:
0900hrs (GMT) - Monday 8th March 2021
and the a...

Thai Custom Department  announcement.
Thai Custom Department announcement.
Monday, 01 March 2021

On 23rd February 2021, a meeting was held between Mr. Arkhorm Termpittayapaisith (Ministry of Finance), Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavarangkul (former Ministry of Sport and Tourism), the Thai Revenue Department, the Thai Custom, and the Th...

Ocean Cleanup
Ocean Cleanup
Saturday, 27 February 2021

The Thai government is teaming up with Ocean Cleanup, a Dutch non-profit environmental organization, to intercept rubbish before it enters the ocean, in order to help tackle Thailand's growing marine debris problem.'Interceptor' to filter rive...

Thailand to become the World's Third Superyacht Destination
Thailand to become the World's Third Superyacht Destination
Wednesday, 24 February 2021

At a meeting in Bangkok yesterday evening chaired by the new Minister of Finance, Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, and attended by officials from both the Customs and Revenue departments, it was finally confirmed that foreign-flagged visiting supery...

March 2021 BoatBid Auction
March 2021 BoatBid Auction
Monday, 15 February 2021

Entries are now open for the March 2021 BoatBid Auction.
This month's BoatBid will start
0900hrs (GMT) on Monday 8th March
and finish
1900hrs (GMT) Sunday 14th March

#Staysafe buying boats.   Information for Buyers, Sellers and Brokers.
#Staysafe buying boats. Information for Buyers, Sellers and Brokers.
Friday, 01 May 2020

Our business practices aim to reduce social contact where possible and when customers and brokers need to meet, we aim to reduce any risk of infection. Please find further information below, relevant to selling and buying . These are in addition ...

Marking a momentous 20 years for Boatshed.com
Marking a momentous 20 years for Boatshed.com
Friday, 01 November 2019

A cruel twist of fate and a passion for boats are now ingrained in Boatshed’s 20-year history through a chain of events that was to revolutionize the yacht brokerage industry.

The Mayday Call that saved our lives – and started a business…
The Mayday Call that saved our lives – and started a business…
Thursday, 12 September 2019

In celebrating the 20th anniversary of Boatshed.com we take a glimpse into how the business began. But how could co-founders Mandy and Neil Chapman ever have imagined that their dramatic air-sea rescue in a Force 10 storm would become such...

Divert to Link
Divert to Link
Wednesday, 28 August 2019

https://www.boatshed.com/covid-19--boatshed-status--still-open-for-business-blog-62653.html

IC37 One Design proves itself as an IRC contender
IC37 One Design proves itself as an IRC contender
Thursday, 15 August 2019

Image: John Green

Introducing great new offers from Musto and Helly Hansen exclusively for RYA members
Introducing great new offers from Musto and Helly Hansen exclusively for RYA members
Wednesday, 14 August 2019

The RYA is welcoming back Musto as a Member Reward Partner, as well as introducing new partner, Helly Hansen, both offering exclusive discounts to RYA members.

Both Musto and Helly Hansen will be offering 20 per cent off the retail price for all...

UKSA’s new Maritime Foundation course
UKSA’s new Maritime Foundation course
Wednesday, 17 July 2019

UKSA, the national youth maritime training charity based in Cowes, is launching a brand-new fully-funded foundation course for young people aged 16, who have just finished their GCSEs and are looking to start a career in the...

Who says you can’t enjoy sailing?
Who says you can’t enjoy sailing?
Tuesday, 16 July 2019

The RYA is welcoming the launch of a national disability inclusion campaign and highlighting the benefits of sailing for all participants.

The Activity Alliance’s Who Says? campaign is calling time on negative perceptions about disability,...

New Listing
New Listing
Friday, 03 May 2019

Just listed by our, Langkawi office, this Gibsea 43, original a lightly used charter boat, that we have known her from new, she has been privately owned for many years now. Versatile light and airy accommodation with berths for up to 8. Big cockpi...

SMALLEST MOB BEACON
SMALLEST MOB BEACON
Friday, 15 February 2019

While in many areas we are going big, in others small is better. Digital Yacht has teamed up with SIMY to create what they say is the world’s smallest AIS MOB Beacon. The AIS MOB100 Beacon incorporates a 72 channel GPS and AIS SART transmitt...

Mercury Marine launches the all-new 400hp Verado outboard engine
Mercury Marine launches the all-new 400hp Verado outboard engine
Friday, 15 February 2019

Mercury Marine has announced the launch of the 400hp Verado outboard engine, the company’s highest horsepower Verado branded outboard engine in its portfolio.

“The acceptance of the 350hp Verado in the marketplace has been incredible...

Netherlands challenges for 36th America’s Cup
Netherlands challenges for 36th America’s Cup
Thursday, 03 January 2019

Image: Hamish Hooper

First fully up-cycled mooring rope launches
First fully up-cycled mooring rope launches
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Marlow Ropes has launched the first premium sustainable mooring rope made using 100 per cent recycled plastic.

The Blue Ocean Dockline is the first ‘technically better’ premium dockline rope manufactured using yarn wholly made from p...

Golden Globe Race Update
Golden Globe Race Update
Monday, 12 November 2018

And this week sees Susie heading past New Zealand in an incredible 4th place - made even more interesting, by Jean-Luc Van Den Heede, in 1st place, receiving an 18 hour time penalty for improper use of his sat phone!

The lifeboat heroes of World War one who saved over 200 lives
The lifeboat heroes of World War one who saved over 200 lives
Sunday, 11 November 2018

LEFT: Henry Blogg, Cromer Lifeboat Coxswain. Image: RNLI
RIGHT: Local gallantry awardees from Whitby involved in the Rohilla rescue. Back row l-r: George Peart (Silver Medal), Thomas M Kelly (Upgang Second Coxswain, Than...

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