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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.

Tips and Advice: Buying a second hand boat?
Tips and Advice: Buying a second hand boat?
Thursday, 30 December 2010

Follow our Engine Check List - and avoid the pit falls

Barcelona World Race
Barcelona World Race
Wednesday, 29 December 2010

On January 31, the second edition of the Barcelona World Race will start. This very exciting Round the World race will see 15 teams of 2 crew around the world in a non-stop race. Some outside assistance is permitted, but subject to rules and pena...

Featured Boat of the Week - Californian 35 Aft Cabin!
Featured Boat of the Week - Californian 35 Aft Cabin!
Thursday, 23 December 2010

While the Californian line is well known, the Californian 35 Aft Cabin model is rare. The aft cabin design maximizes space, making a mid-sized boat feel more like a yacht! The roomy master cabin suite is host to a queen size walkaround bed with p...

Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year from Boatshed Essex!
Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year from Boatshed Essex!
Tuesday, 21 December 2010

Here at Boatshed Essex we would like to take this opportunity to wish all our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. The weather has certainly taken its toll at North Fambridge and with the marina completely frozen since Saturday; ...

Yes Virginia, There is a New Camano 31!
Yes Virginia, There is a New Camano 31!
Monday, 20 December 2010

Waterline Boats is happy to announce that the first new Camano 31 Trawler -- built by Camano Yachts America -- is now progressing quickly and is within a month of completion.

Boatshed sails into Lincolnshire
Boatshed sails into Lincolnshire
Monday, 20 December 2010

Boatshed sails into Lincolnshire.....

Nor'westing Magazine Oct Issue ­ NW Classics 31 Camano Troll
Nor'westing Magazine Oct Issue ­ NW Classics 31 Camano Troll
Saturday, 18 December 2010

Pick up the Oct issue of Nor'westing Magazine to read the NW Classics article featuring the Camano 31.

Deck the Hull! Camano 31 Progress Report
Deck the Hull! Camano 31 Progress Report
Saturday, 18 December 2010

The new Camano 31 is another step closer to completion, with the joining of the deck to the hull. She’s on-track for her debut at the Seattle Boat Show — January 21 – 30.

Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle Welcomes Marianne Lyle!
Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle Welcomes Marianne Lyle!
Friday, 17 December 2010

Marianne Lyle is the newest member of the Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle team, and is our certified Boatshed System agent for the Port Ludlow – Port Hadlock — Port Townsend – Sequim – Port Angeles area. Marianne has made boating her li...

All Hands on Deck
All Hands on Deck
Thursday, 16 December 2010

Boatshedcostabrava.com International Yacht Brokers Boatshed Costa Brava based here in Empuriabrava, the largest marina in Europe, cover a territory over the entire Costa Brava in North East Spain extending from the French border down to Arenys de ...

CLASS40 ROUTE DU RHUM: THE SECOND WAVE
CLASS40 ROUTE DU RHUM: THE SECOND WAVE
Wednesday, 15 December 2010

Throughout Thursday and early on Friday, the lead pack of single-handed Class40’s swarmed over the finish line of the Route du Rhum – La Banque Postale with the first seven boats crossing the finish line within 24 hours after 18 days and 3,500...

Featured Boat of the Week - Sea Ray 390 Express Cruiser!
Featured Boat of the Week - Sea Ray 390 Express Cruiser!
Wednesday, 15 December 2010

The Sea Ray 390 Express Cruiser is one of the most popular large models produced by Sea Ray. The deep-V hull and wide-body of the 390 provides a great ride - even in rough water. The wide beam also allows for a tremendously large cockpit and spaci...

Boatshed France
Boatshed France
Wednesday, 15 December 2010

Discret….. non? Subtle… don’t you agree ?

Is your boat adequately protected?
Is your boat adequately protected?
Monday, 13 December 2010

Your boat is a precious item to you and so it is very important to make sure it is adequately protected with the right marine insurance for your boat!

SMARTBOAT: THE OFFICIAL RACE MOTORBOAT PROVIDER FOR THE GOR
SMARTBOAT: THE OFFICIAL RACE MOTORBOAT PROVIDER FOR THE GOR
Sunday, 12 December 2010

A unique partnership between the Global Ocean Race 2011-12 (GOR) and Smartboat has been agreed at the Salon Nautique de Paris. Smartboat will be providing a customised 23 foot craft for use as the GOR Race Organisation’s official motorboat and s...

MICHEL KLEINJANS ORDERS KIWI40FC CLASS40 WITH BTBOATS
MICHEL KLEINJANS ORDERS KIWI40FC CLASS40 WITH BTBOATS
Sunday, 12 December 2010

Belgian sailor Michel Kleinjans today confirmed that he has ordered a Kiwi40FC with BTBoats in New Zealand. Kleinjans has secured the second Farr designed Class40 production boat to be built at Cookson Boats, Auckland, ensuring that he has a highl...

Calling "all boats for sale"
Calling "all boats for sale"
Friday, 10 December 2010

Despite the gloomy economic climate and icy temperatures, Boatshed Sussex continues to sell boats so we are keen to replenish our stock of used boats as soon as possible.

Santa's Piper (and Nor'westing's editor) Visits Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle!
Santa's Piper (and Nor'westing's editor) Visits Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle!
Friday, 10 December 2010

When from outside our office there arose such a clatter,
I sprang from my desk to see what was the matter.
Away to the entry I flew like a flash,
Tore open the door – t’was well worth the dash.

We don't just rescue boats!
We don't just rescue boats!
Thursday, 09 December 2010

Ralph Kitts one of RCR's southern engineers was patrolling his local area in Watford and decided to pop down the towpath to check on a few of the local boaters and see how things were going. On arrival at the moorings at Coxley Common Moor on the ...

Navigators & General and River Canal Rescue highlight risks of reduced water levels
Navigators & General and River Canal Rescue highlight risks of reduced water levels
Thursday, 09 December 2010

With warnings of dropping water levels on lakes reservoirs and canals, (intended or otherwise) Navigators & General is urging caution on the part of with the increased risk of groundings.

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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.