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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.

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.

Simrad GO12 XSE / GO7 XSR
Simrad GO12 XSE / GO7 XSR
Tuesday, 12 December 2017

The Simrad GO12 XSE and GO7 XSR are the newest additions to the GO standalone chartplotter series.

Loaded with the latest boating technologies, the GO12 XSE offers a new, 12-inch display option for the GO Series, while the upgraded GO7 XSR featu...

December Boatbid - Auction Open!
December Boatbid - Auction Open!
Friday, 08 December 2017

December Boatbid - Place Your Bid!

Clipper Race yacht salvage operation update
Clipper Race yacht salvage operation update
Thursday, 30 November 2017

The mast has now been lowered gently using scaffolding tower. Image: Clipper Race

Colvic Countess 33 for sale for cancer respite charity
Colvic Countess 33 for sale for cancer respite charity
Friday, 24 November 2017

This Colvic Countess 33 was donated to Sail 4 Cancer and is for sale with Boatshed Scotland. All proceeds go to help cancer affected families. She was generously gifted to Sail 4 Cancer by Chris Woods on behalf of the Keith Black Will Trust and is...

Breeze coming on for leaders with Cape Town finish on the horizon
Breeze coming on for leaders with Cape Town finish on the horizon
Thursday, 23 November 2017

Leg 02, Lisbon to Cape Town, day 19, morning on board Dongfeng. Photo by Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Race. 23 November, 2017. Image: Clipper Race

December BoatBid - A Preview
December BoatBid - A Preview
Wednesday, 22 November 2017

December BoatBid - A Preview

HUGO BOSS backs Alex Thomson Racing for Vendée Globe 2020
HUGO BOSS backs Alex Thomson Racing for Vendée Globe 2020
Friday, 17 November 2017

Image: Lloyd Images

Brexit poses ‘severe threat to Britain’s fishing communities’
Brexit poses ‘severe threat to Britain’s fishing communities’
Friday, 17 November 2017

Brexit will almost certainly have a negative economic impact on large parts of Britain’s fishing industry and the coastal communities which rely on it.

That is the key finding of a new report by the New Economics Foundation which analyses ...

First physically disabled person to row solo from Europe to South America sets date
First physically disabled person to row solo from Europe to South America sets date
Thursday, 09 November 2017

Lee Spencer ‘The Rowing Marine’ is in the final preparation stages to row over 3,500 miles across the Atlantic ocean in a bid to become the first physically disabled person to row solo and unsupported from mainland Europe to mainl...

Vanishing Sail comes to Dartmouth
Vanishing Sail comes to Dartmouth
Wednesday, 08 November 2017

Award Winning Feature Documentary presented by Boatshed.com & Classic Boat with introduction by Mark Horton,maritime and historical archaeologist, television presenter and writer + post screening Q&A with producer Justin Sihera.

December BoatBid - Preview Catalogue Live
December BoatBid - Preview Catalogue Live
Wednesday, 08 November 2017

December BoatBid Catalogue

Greenings out of Clipper Race
Greenings out of Clipper Race
Thursday, 02 November 2017

Image: Clipper Race

Winterising Your Boat
Winterising Your Boat
Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Winter is almost here...

The life of a Volvo Ocean Race sailor in pictures: eat, sleep, sail, repeat
The life of a Volvo Ocean Race sailor in pictures: eat, sleep, sail, repeat
Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race saw the teams race 1,850 nautical miles from Alicante to Lisbon, spending approximately six days at sea. Here are some of the best images that show just how weird life offshore can be…

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