Power of 2 Sailing Off Soon From Southern Wind Shipyard

Southern Wind Shipyard celebrated its first christening of the year. Power of 2, the third hull in the SW105 series, is now in the water. Like many yacht owners, the owner of Power of 2 wanted something bigger than his previous yacht. An avid sailor, he specifically wanted to enjoy swifter sailing and to visit Continue reading

PHOTO: George Bekris

Eight Bells: Notable Megayacht Owner & Industry Passings in 2018

In seafaring tradition, the ringing of eight bells pays respect to a deceased sailor. It signifies that his or her “watch” is over. Several watches in the yachting industry ended this year—far too soon, at that. Indeed, while many a person’s passing leaves colleagues and admirers at a loss for words, 2018 seemed to hit Continue reading

Kiboko Tres Departs Southern Wind for Home

The “tres” time is the charm for the owner of Kiboko Tres. This SW105 is his third delivery from Southern Wind Shipyard. En route to her home port of Palma de Mallorca, Spain, she will serve as a family cruiser and competitive racer. At nearly 106 feet (32.27 meters), Kiboko Tres is the owner’s largest Continue reading