Latest news and videos about sailboats and sailing yachts.


In case you had not seen the worldwide introduction of the J/99 in last week’s newsletter, here is more information for you to consider.  The J/Design team has finalized more details on the deck and interior design that make for a very comfortable boat to daysail, weekend cruise, as well as race offshore short-handed.

Keroman Technologies yard

Today, the MACIF trimaran left Keroman Technologies, the yard which created her in 2015, after a seven-month refit designed to further optimise the performance of this reference Ultime multihull.

Eagle Class 53 foiling catamaran

Fast Forward Composites is about to debut the exciting new foiling high-performance Eagle Class 53 Catamaran in September. This unique and technologically forward design has been kept quiet and under wraps as it has been developed.

Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 410

Jeanneau is proud to announce the expansion of the 8th Generation of the Sun Odyssey range with the new Sun Odyssey 410, that will be unveiled at the upcoming autumn shows!

Swa, 78

The Swan 78-001 Haromi and Swan 78-002 Kinina, the two of four Swan 78s already sold, designed by Germán Frers, have just been launched in Pietarsaari.
Haromi will attend the Rolex Swan Cup 2018 in Porto Cervo (9-16 September) and the Genova Boat Show together with Swan 54. Her sistership, Kinina, will be on display at the Cannes Yacht Show (11-16 September).

X4⁶ X-Yachts

On the 17th August, the brand new X4⁶ will be launched for the very first time in Haderslev. And will be prepared for her World Premiere in Scandinavia.
Immediately after the launch, she will be sailed to Marstrand Boat Show in Sweden (24 - 26 August) after which she will go to Ishøj Boat Show (31 August - 2 September). And the list continues.


The 2021 edition of the America’s Cup will see the radical AC75 Fly Monohull racing for the first time. The new rules were announced at the end of March, and Emirates Team New Zealand has already unveiled its design in a class that promises to be even faster and more spectacular than the AC50 catamarans.

ClubSwan 36

In order to stand out in a crowded marketplace, one needs to deliver something exceptional and innovative. In the boatbuilding arena, new designs arrive all the time. Few come with the pedigree of Nautor’s Swan, the design talent of Juan K, the trusted organisation of ClubSwan and an existing, unrivalled racing programme. The ClubSwan 36 counts on all four.

Rán Fast40

All eyes will be on the newly-launched radical Rán VII as the Fast40+ class counts down to the start of the 2018 season in the Solent this weekend (Friday, April 27- Sunday, April 29). The renowned Rán Racing team will also be making their debut in this high-performance planing monohull class and will be putting the latest Carkeek creation through its paces as they get up to speed.

X4.6 from X-Yachts

In 2016, X-Yachts launched the new pure X range which included the X4³ and the X6⁵.  This range was exceptionally well received by both press and clients with more than 75 yachts sold in the first two years.