Love at First Sight: Gran Turismo 36
The Gran Turismo range of sports cruisers will charm and thrill you. Racy lines draw the eye while the airy, spacious and secure cockpit is a delight. Whether in ‘dolce vita’ or sporting mode, her high-performance twin engines ensure that those who step aboard will live life to the fullest.
In her overall design, the Gran Turismo 36's meticulous attention to detail demonstrates her perfect balance between strong sporty temperament and practical features, making life onboard ...
Oceanis 40.1: 40 Feet of Space!
Following in the wake of her elder sister the Oceanis 51.1, this 40-foot cruiser, with a new hull design by Marc Lombard, offers unrivalled deck volume and interior space with no concessions to performance. The Oceanis 40.1 is available in different layouts, drafts and rigs, adapting to the most demanding sailor’s cruising requirements and satisfying their need for comfort and pleasure under sail.
With the innovative flared hull design of the Oceanis 40.1, and steps extending over ...
Power, Style and Space: Flyer 8 SPACEdeck
AN OPEN BOAT IN ALL ITS GLORY, STYLISH AND SPACIOUS
The Flyer SPACEdeck has a completely open deck, creating wonderful living spaces on board. The centrally positioned helm station, a key feature, means that everyone gets to enjoy the thrill of boating. Large walkways, good-sized freeboards and handrails everywhere make these day boats really safe. From wakeboarding to fishing (optional live bait well and worktop), the SPACEdeck lends itself well to a wide range of water sports.
Parker Bow Rider, Cruiser and Pilothouse
PARKER-BOW RIDER 630
Parker Sport 630 is an open boat with a central console, while Parker 630 Bow Rider has a central passage through the console and a control station at the starboard side. In either version, a V-shaped sofa is placed at the front, with a space for a table or for an optional sunbed.
Large storage lockers are found underneath the cushions. On the rear deck, the adjustable back rest allows for comfortable use of the sunbathing platform, enjoying the seaview or to keep an ...
Parker Monaco / Flybridge
Parker Poland’s Monaco Flybridge is part of the Polish manufacturer’s move to continue to present avant-garde models that offer a higher level of luxury and near flawless design.
Tony Castro’s design for the flybridge version of the Monaco and the builder’s ingenuity clearly demonstrates to the market that great successes are yet to come from Parker Poland.
The flybridge preserves its helm in the downstairs salon and does not sacrifice any light inside the downstairs salon either. ...
LaHave River Yacht Club: ‘A Hidden Treasure’
Located 12 kilometres south of the Town of Bridgewater, on the West side of the picturesque LaHave River, is the LaHave River Yacht Club.
“It’s a hidden treasure, it really is,” said Barry Rofihe, who has been a member of the LaHave River Yacht Club since 1960. ” It’s a great little club. Friendly, not white tablecloth dining by any stretch of the imagination. The food has always been good with great service and wonderful people to chat with. It’s a very friendly place to ...
Wrecked with Tony: Halifax Harbour Dive, Trash or Treasure?
By Tony Sampson | Atlantic Boating Contributor
How many times have you driven over the harbour bridges in Halifax and not given a thought to what lies under those waters?
Halifax harbour has been a home, hunting ground, playground and alas, dumping ground to inhabitants of the area for many centuries. It is a natural deep water harbour that has made it strategic both for military and commerce which also makes it a very interesting dive.
During the winter months when the harbour ...
Back to the Races at Chester Race Week
Brian Todd served as a race officer with Chester Race Week for about 12 years. But Todd has since retired from that role and this August is racing at Canada’s largest keel boat regatta.
“I am fairly old and it’s time for younger people to do that job and I just love racing,” Todd says. “I’ve been racing all my life and I enjoy every moment.”
Last year’s event was cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. And while this year’s regatta will look a bit different and crews ...
Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2021
We are so excited to think of sailing in Chester Race Week this summer.
Do you remember the beauty of Mahone Bay and the Village of Chester?
Well, Race Week is back, and we are looking at many innovative ways of keeping everyone safe on the water and at the same time offering the fun things that all competitors enjoy.
There will be a variety of classes and courses including, Bluenose, One Design, Inshore and Distance courses and Pursuit racing for the Classics and other boats that want ...
Bluenose II: 2021 Bluenose 100 — Sail Past Season Schedule
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, unfavorable sailing conditions or unexpected delays, this schedule is subject to change. Please follow Bluenose ll on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram for updates (@sailbluenoseii) or call 1-902-640-3177.