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Spectacular Superyachts 2014 Wall Calendar, for a Worthy Cause

In plenty of time for your holiday shopping and plans-making activities for next year, Megayacht News is releasing the Spectacular Superyachts 2014 wall calendar. Equally noteworthy, one-quarter of the sales is being donated to a charitable organization near and dear to many a boater’s heart: the Coast Guard Foundation. An annual offering for the past […]

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International Superyacht Society Regatta Raising Funds for Cancer

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Megayacht designers, suppliers, and more will make their way to the Solent in the UK in June for the annual International Superyacht Society Regatta, for fun and for fund raising. The ISS Regatta, from June 7 to 9, will benefit Sail 4 Cancer for the first time. The ISS Regatta was established to emphasizes camaraderie […]

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Megayacht Vava II’s Global Challenge, to Benefit YachtAid Global

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The 315-foot (96-meter) Vava II grabs headlines for being among the world’s largest megayachts, but now there’s a better reason. Her crew has created the Vava II Global Challenge, in which they’ll participate in athletic feats while on their circumnavigation, all to raise money for YachtAid Global (YAG). The idea behind Vava II Global Challenge […]

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Yacht Charter Aboard Hemisphere Up for Auction, to Benefit Oceana

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Here’s your chance not only to bid on an ideal superyacht vacation, but to support solid ideals, too. The owners of the superyacht catamaran Hemisphere, delivered by Pendennis last year, are offering a weeklong charter as part of the Christie’s Green Auction: A Bid to Save the Earth. One-hundred percent of the proceeds for the […]

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Yacht Captain Sets Sights on 2012 Paralympic Games

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Meet Capt. Jody Hill (in the red jacket), whose big plans for sailing in the 2012 Paralympic Games are outshined only by the big smile on his face when he talks about accomplishing his goal. That goal is becoming closer to reality, thanks to the sponsorship of Moore Stephens Isle of Man, some of whose […]

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