Megayacht News App Updates for February

Here’s a look at what’s just been added to the Megayacht News app: Vitters Shipyard’s Marie. Classic ketches never go out of style, which is one reason why Marie (above) holds great appeal. The 180-foot (54.6-meter) yacht was created by Vitters Shipyard and Hoek Design to put regatta competitors in their place one day and Continue reading

Lady G Launches at Southern Wind Shipyard

The fourth time is the charm for the owner of Lady G. This 95’2” (29.02-meter) is the newest, and largest, sailing yacht he’s commissioned. She’s also the third SW 94 from Southern Wind Shipyard. Lady G is a semi-custom, performance-oriented sailing yacht. Even though she’s part of a series, her styling is a little different Continue reading

PHOTO: Cory Silken

Megayacht News Onboard: Royal Huisman’s Wisp

It was in the dying weeks of 2014 that we found ourselves putting Wisp, the 156-foot (48-meter) sloop launched by Royal Huisman, through her paces. Heeling to starboard with 18 knots of winter wind whipping across our port bow, Wisp danced across the surface, trailing a frothing white wake. At the helm we feel instinctively Continue reading