Posts Tagged "yacht"

Ghost Yacht FireFly not Abandoned

Ghost Yacht FireFly not Abandoned

Owner of FireFly Found The New South Wales Police Force announced that the owner of the recently abandoned yacht, the FireFly is safe and sound. The man apparently heard reports of the search for him in the media and reported his safety to the Newcastle Police Station. The Ghost Yacht FireFly An 8 metre yacht was discovered floating in shallow water at the popular nudist beach Samurai Beach, Port Stephens in Australia. The man who came across the vessel went Learn more
France’s Greatest Yachtswoman – Florence Arthaud

France’s Greatest Yachtswoman – Florence Arthaud

It was International Women’s Day recently, and what better time than to remember Florence Arthaud. Known as the ‘Little Bride of the Atlantic’, Florence sailed with some of the most respected French sailors, like Bruno Peyron and Jean Le Cam, who is a Barcelona World Race competitor. Arthaud and Peyron won the Transpacific in 1997, and she raced double-handed with Le Cam in 1996 in the Transatlantic AG2R, where they took second place. In addition to her competitive sailing accomplishments, Learn more
Gustavia – Lush, Charming and Simply Gorgeous

Gustavia – Lush, Charming and Simply Gorgeous

Whether you call the island Saint Barthélemy, St Barth, St Barts or Ouanalao like the indigenous people call it – it is an unparalleled tropical paradise. St Barts is the ultimate Christmas and new year destination, frequented by rich and famous sailing enthusiasts from all over the world. Along with celebrities like Kate Moss, Kim Kardashian and Paul McCartney, billionaire Russian Roman Abramovich is known to regularly moor in Gustavia – which is the capital of St Barts. These super Learn more