P100 Concept for WallyCento From Philippe Briand

The WallyCento maxi racers offered by Wally just got a bit more competitive. At least that’s what Philippe Briand says of his new P100 design for the class. The P100 purports to be faster and is certainly flashier, with a distinctive “roller coaster wave” design element on deck. As a reminder, the WallyCento series was Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Andromeda la Dea, by Perini Navi

Some people shook their heads when Perini Navi established a shipyard in Viareggio, Italy in the early 1980s. The company’s goal was to construct sailing yachts with voluminous and more luxurious interiors, plus ones reliant on smaller crews. The concepts simply didn’t exist in the marketplace at the time. Heads soon stopped shaking when launches Continue reading

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Aquijo, a.k.a. Oceanco Y711, on Sea Trials: VIDEO

People in Rotterdam, The Netherlands are getting a good look at Aquijo, the four-deck sailing superyacht being prepped for delivery by Oceanco. So, too, are people around the world on social media. Marc van der Stelt, a Rotterdam-based photographer, captured Aquijo in his local waters, sharing the following via Twitter:   The #yacht #y711 @oceanco Continue reading