YACHT STYLE Issue 60 Out Now
Yacht Style’s Issue 60 includes a strong sailing theme, special features on Charter in Asia and Marinas in Asia, Reviews of seven models set for this year’s Cannes Yachting Festival, customisation with Monte Carlo Yachts, Profiles of Hong Seh Marine and Farfalla Marine, and a Leader interview with Aquila President Lex Raas.
Welcome to YACHT STYLE Issue 60, which features the magazine’s annual Charter in Asia feature as well as a strong sailing theme reflected in a huge Racing section and Reviews of three sailing brand-new sailing models.
Issue 60 includes the annual Charter in Asia feature
YACHT STYLE’s annual special feature on charter in Asia starts by highlighting superyachts operating in countries across the region, before focusing on offerings in the yachting hubs of Thailand, Hong Kong and Singapore.
Marinas in Asia
The issue also covers recent developments among marinas in Asia, from Hong Kong to Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand.
The ClubSwan 125 Skorpios will compete in the Rolex Fastnet Race
The Racing section includes coverage of SailGP, Rolex Giraglia and a third successive preview of the upcoming Rolex Fastnet Race, which is set to feature the race debut of the newly launched ClubSwan 125 Skorpios.
The first Beneteau Cup Hong Kong
In Asia, Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club continues to stage regattas year-round while there have also been some exciting new events including the first Beneteau Cup Hong Kong, which was a success on all fronts and looks set to become a fixture on the local racing calendar.
The Sunseeker 88 Yacht will premiere at Cannes
Reviews of seven models scheduled to exhibit at this year’s Cannes Yachting Festival include the Sunseeker 88 Yacht, which will make its world premiere in Cannes Yachting Festival and will be among the brand’s ‘Famous Five’ models launched earlier this year.
The Azimut 53 will also premiere at Cannes
The Azimut 53 Fly is also profiled, with the latter making her private Asia-Pacific debut in Hong Kong before she makes her world premiere in Cannes.
The Riva 90’ Argo has enjoyed great success across Asia-Pacific
Reviews include the Riva 90’ Argo, whose popularity in Asia-Pacific is evidenced by two deliveries to Hong Kong and one to New Zealand, while another is headed for mainland China and the first hull in Australia will arrive next year.
The 60 Sunreef Power follows the 80 Sunreef Power
The 60 Sunreef Power, which was launched late last year, is part of Sunseeker’s new range of powercats, with the first three hulls showing how each unit is customised for its owner.
The Jeanneau Yachts 60 was launched this year
Reviews also include three sailing boats launched or premiered this year. Brand new for 2021, the Jeanneau Yachts 60 offers Classic and Cruiser models along with a head-spinning range of interior layouts.
The brand-new Swan 58 will also be at Cannes
The Swan 58, which also launched this year, features on the cover of Issue 60 and has proved a hugely popular addition to the Swan Yachts range by German Frers, with interior options by Misa Poggi.
The Leopard 42 joins the 45 and 50
The Leopard 42 sailing catamaran made its world premiere at Palm Beach in March and its Asia-Pacific debut at Sanctuary Cove in May, with new ‘upper-lounge’ seating among many new features in the brand’s entry-level model.
MCY 105 Signature Edition
A special feature on Monte Carlo Yachts focuses on the new MCY 105 Signature Edition and the Italian builder’s ongoing emphasis on working with clients to customise its Nuvolari Lenard-designed models, from the MCY 66 up to the flagship MCY 105 and across the new Skylounge editions.
Edward Tan and Della Rugdee of Hong Seh Marine
This issue also features two yachting companies in Profile: Singapore’s Hong Seh Marine, a well-established dealer of Ferretti Group brands, and Farfalla Marine, a new and ambitious set-up looking to promote Gulf Craft’s yacht ranges across the region.
Lex Raas, co-founder and President of Aquila
Leader features an in-depth interview with Lex Raas of US-based MarineMax, who has spent the past decade driving the global popularity of powercats with Aquila. It’s the South African’s latest industry-shaking move, having also helped create Leopard Catamarans and led the rapid growth of charter multihulls with The Moorings during a 50-year career in building boats.
Gulf Craft debuts its flagship Majesty 175
Shows highlights the return of Sanctuary Cove and previews the Cannes Yachting Festival, Yachts and News feature new models and updates from around the world and across Asia, while Events covers happenings in Dubai, Venice and Hong Kong.
Kingship Marine, one of Asia’s leading yacht builders, has developed a new line of power catamarans from the KingCAT 51 to the KingCAT 138.