Get a Look at Ngoni, a.k.a. “The Beast”: VIDEO

One year from now, Ngoni should be putting a 17½-knot hull speed to the test. The “fast and furious” ocean-going cruiser, in her owner’s words, will leave him “feeling completely knackered from the excitement of hands-on fast sailing.” And, Ngoni will do so with a laundry list of high-performance features from Dubois Naval Architects and Continue reading


Contest 84C, Dutch Yard’s 1st Sailing Superyacht

For upwards of 50 years, the Dutch builder Contest Yachts has been constructing coastal and bluewater cruising sailing yachts. The family-run yard is entering the sailing-superyacht market with the Contest 84CS. With hull number one set for a 2018 debut, the Contest 84CS is based on that of the Contest 67CS. This means she has Continue reading


Megayacht News Onboard: Sea Eagle, by Royal Huisman

ALL PHOTOS: Carlo Baronicini Sea Eagle is the second of a limited-edition series of three sailing superyachts from Royal Huisman. But, she represents more than that. The 141-foot (43-meter) sloop was delivered to a Taiwan-based lover of the sea and racing. Her owner, Samuel Yin, plans a world cruise and occasional participation in superyacht regattas. Continue reading