Opening day opens… late. The forty-four Dragons were expected to officially open the 34th edition of the Regates Royales-Trophee Panerai in a light south-westerly after a massive rainstorm hit Cannes in the morning. Unfortunately, the breeze played hide-and-seek well into the afternoon and the fresh south-westerly was late in setting in, later increasing and gusting 25 knots, allowing the one-design fleet to finish only one race on the opening day. There were some high-tension moments today at noon at the Vieux Port in Cannes as a huge, massive black cloud hovered over the pontoons and the race village, to release Read More...
Posted on September 24, 2012 by Press Release
Dragons first The famous bay of La Napoule is ready to welcome the 34th edition of the Régates Royales-Trophée Panerai. Tomorrow, Monday, some fifty Dragons will set in motion the week long regatta while a hundred classic yachts to start the “big party” organised by the Yacht Club de Cannes. The weather will be crucial this week as the forecast speaks of mixed and varied conditions, from light wind to stiff breeze, from sunny to overcast skies and even some possible rainstorms. A full agenda is planned for the 34th edition of the Régates Royales, the last rendez-vous of Trophée Panerai Read More...
Posted on September 23, 2012 by Press Release
HeesenLogo Heesen Yachts is proud to announce the delivery of the 44m Lady L and the 47m Lady Petra to their Owners. MY Lady L (YN 15944, formerly Project Zentric) is the eighth in the successful 44m semi-displacement class. MY Lady L reaches the remarkable speed of 25 knots, making her the fastest 44 metre yacht of her style on the market, thanks to twin MTU 2.720kW engines combined with unmatched experience in weight reduction and the ultra-efficient Heesen hull. This ensures an increase in space does not mean a decrease in speed. Using the experience gained from constructing previous 44 metre Read More...
Posted on June 25, 2012 by Chris Kennan
HeesenLogo Heesen Yachts, world leader in the design, engineering and construction of luxury superyachts, is thrilled to announce that team Synergy/Heesen won first place in the match race (to stay on top of the season’s rankings in that format) and sixth place in fleet racing at the RC44 – Austria Cup, which was held in Gmunden, Lake Traunsee from 30th May to 3rd June. The RC44 Austria Cup is the only leg of this circuit held on a Lake: the high mountains that soar around the racing course create unpredictable wind shifts that make this race extremely challenging – and exciting. Read More...
Posted on June 25, 2012 by Sara Gioanola
Steady company growth continues at Denison Yacht Sales with the opening of its newest office, located at Scituate Boat Works in Scituate, Massachusetts.  The full service boatyard, located between Boston and Plymouth, just 25 miles from Boston, is the second New England marina office recently opened by Denison, a leader in yacht brokerage. The Scituate office focuses on brokerage and new boat sales. Since 1948, the Denison family name has been synonymous with yachting.  Decades of experience provide a long-term perspective on the industry, extensive industry contacts, a deep client roster and a passion for yachts. The Scituate location will Read More...
Posted on June 25, 2012 by Press Release







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