Welcome to the Yacht Insider’s Guide!
Here you will find exclusive “inside” information on shore side attractions throughout New England, the south coast of France, the Balearic Islands and more, as well as a detailed listing of services that owners, captains and crew will find useful. The Guide is the result of exhaustive on-site research, backed by countless interviews with captains, crew members and yacht owners.
The gorgeous Rox Star, a 131ft /40m sail yacht, custom built in 2015 by Oguz Marine, just left Martinique after a very successful shipyard break in Carenantilles, Martinique.
Newport Shipyard received final approval from the Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council (CRMC) on Tuesday, March 28, to expand its dock space by 560 additional feet. This added dock space, which will allow Newport Shipyard to handle more large yachts simultaneously, will add on to its current 2,833 feet of dock space, which will generate an estimated $500,000 in revenue annually.
Les Voiles de St. Barth sailors are getting ready for Les Voiles de St. Barth, which starts tomorrow, April 11. The regatta runs through Saturday, April 15, and attratcs some of the top competitors and boats to compete for four days of rigorous racing coupled with a week of onshore entertainment. The regatta celebrates its eighth edition this year with over 1000 sailors racing on nearly 70 boats. Follow the news on the event website. Photo by Christohpe Jouany
The Camden Classics Cup is one of the world’s most beautiful regattas - sailed where the mountains meet the sea off the lovely harbortown of Camden, Maine. The Camden Classics Cup gives sailors the time of their lives with terrific on-the-water racing, and stellar onshore partying.