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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.

Sailing to debut in Invictus Games Sydney 2018
Sailing to debut in Invictus Games Sydney 2018
Monday, 19 March 2018

An Invictus Games training day at Whitefriars Sailing Club.

The Rising Importance of the ‘Boat Ladder’
The Rising Importance of the ‘Boat Ladder’
Friday, 16 March 2018

Activity in the boat sector is on the rise in some major markets but not the UK, according to statistics from International Council of Marine Industry Associations (ICOMIA). In France, for example, used-boat purchases were up 5% last ...

The importance of maintaining your boat’s gelcoat
The importance of maintaining your boat’s gelcoat
Thursday, 15 March 2018

Many people think of gelcoat simply as something that keeps their boat looking good, adding a smooth shine and containing the pigment that gives your boat its signature colour. But every time you bump up against a pier, moor up in strong sunshine ...

Helping with the cost of boat ownership
Helping with the cost of boat ownership
Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Another thing we are committed to at Boatshed is reducing the costs of boat ownership for our customers. Boat buyers will, typically, spend about 20% of the price of a boat on necessary equipment, products and services within the first 12 months ...

Boatshed Texas Partner
Boatshed Texas Partner
Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Steve Black Boatshed Texas: “My 16’ Old Town Canoe with a Lean Green Lehr
propane gas outboard motor, perfect for Boatshed Texas media crew to go shoot photos & video of prospective listings (my favourite part of the business ;...

List of boating and sailing events for 2018
List of boating and sailing events for 2018
Monday, 12 March 2018

We could not find a good list of 2018 Boatshows, Regattas and Events, so we have built one for everyone to use. It is a work in progress! so if you know of any boating events that are not featured here, then please contact us and we would love to ...

Easter at Emirates Spinnaker Tower
Easter at Emirates Spinnaker Tower
Sunday, 11 March 2018

 

Suzuki launches new WATERGRIP propellers
Suzuki launches new WATERGRIP propellers
Saturday, 10 March 2018

Suzuki has announced the introduction of a bespoke range of performance propellers for its ultimate four stroke outboards.

The new propeller range will be known as WATERGRIP and will provide Suzuki outboards with the ultimate performance with th...

Boatshed Houseboats
Boatshed Houseboats
Friday, 09 March 2018

Executive Summary: In a market where younger households are competing for increasingly expensive housing, houseboats offer an appealing economic alternative. As a result, the demand for houseboats is growing across Europe, providing the first step...

LIVE ON A BOAT?
LIVE ON A BOAT?
Thursday, 08 March 2018

Boatshed have already sold hundreds of house boats in the UK and France. This month the Boatshed Data-Feed technology has been plugged into Rightmove.co.uk so we can find folks looking for a boat as an alternative to a house.

Boatshed’s Specialist Websites
Boatshed’s Specialist Websites
Tuesday, 06 March 2018

As one of the largest international yacht brokers in the world, Boatshed is well known for selling just about any and all types of boats: sail or motor; compact or super-sized; budget or expensive; inland or ocean going, since 2001 we have dea...

Golden Globe Race
Golden Globe Race
Friday, 16 February 2018

9 Months Alone At Sea, 30,000 Miles Non-Stop, No Modern Technology, Southern Ocean!

April BoatBid Auction
April BoatBid Auction
Wednesday, 14 February 2018

The April BoatBid auction will run from the 13th to the 17th April.

February BoatBid - Auction Open!
February BoatBid - Auction Open!
Friday, 09 February 2018

The February BoatBid auction is open.

Marine Results project manages new carbon rig for resurrected ‘Maiden’
Marine Results project manages new carbon rig for resurrected ‘Maiden’
Sunday, 28 January 2018

Specialist superyacht rigging, systems and survey company Marine Results has been selected to supply rigging systems to the iconic round the world yacht Maiden during her complete refit for her new life as part of Tracy Edwards’ Maiden Facto...

Volvo Round Ireland Yacht Race 2018
Volvo Round Ireland Yacht Race 2018
Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Volvo Round Ireland Launch – From left to right – Denise Cummins – Commodore Wicklow Sailing Club, Kyran O’Grady – Wicklow Sailing Club, Theo Phelan – Race Director Wicklow Sailing Club, ...

Vanishing Sail Film to be featured in Austin, Texas
Vanishing Sail Film to be featured in Austin, Texas
Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Boatshed Texas & Boatshed.com are proud to be Ambassadors & Co Sponsors of the upcoming Award Winning Film Documentary of 'Vanishing Sail' the story of traditional boat building in the Caribbean Islands of Curacao & The Grenadines, ple...

February BoatBid - Catalogue Open
February BoatBid - Catalogue Open
Wednesday, 10 January 2018

February BoatBid - Catalogue Published

February BoatBid - Don't Forget To Enter!
February BoatBid - Don't Forget To Enter!
Friday, 22 December 2017

February BoatBid - Entries Close 31/12/2017

February BoatBid - Open To Entries
February BoatBid - Open To Entries
Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Entries Close 24th December.

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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.