Ferretti Group is planning to acquire the Wally brand

Ferretti Group is planning to acquire the Wally brand

“Wally is an extraordinary company founded by Luca Bassani, that combines well with the Ferretti Group brands, but it is a very complex operation,” Ferretti CEO Alberto Galassi is quoted as saying. “An agreement could be reached by the beginning of next year if the...
IMOCA 60 boats in 2021 Volvo Ocean Race

IMOCA 60 boats in 2021 Volvo Ocean Race

A partnership agreement has been made with the International Monohull Open Class Association (IMOCA), which provides the exclusivity to use the IMOCA 60 for crewed round the world yacht races. Last week, during the finish of the Volvo Ocean Race in The Hague, an...
ARC 2017 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia

ARC 2017 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia

Every November since 1986 the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers has set sail from Las Palmas, bound 2,700 nautical miles westward across the Atlantic to the Caribbean. The start of the ARC is something very special – it’s not often you can watch or be part of...
J-Class revival

J-Class revival

LH1, Lionheart has claimed victory in Newport to become the first J-Class Wold Champions. Six yachts – Velsheda (1933), Ranger (2003), Hanuman (2009), Lionheart (2010), Topaz (2015) and Svea (2017) competed in this exciting new chapter of J-Cass history. The shiny,...
Energy Observer

Energy Observer

Check out Enza’s new look, renamed “Energy Observer” she is setting off around the World once again, on a six-year journey to show the world how to put Hydrogen, (H2) the most abundant chemical element in the universe, to good use and cure our...
Equiplite blocks

Equiplite blocks

These Equiplite patented snatch blocks,  use DSK 75 ULTRA loops to take the loads directly through the center of the sheave. This allows the blocks to be extremely light, compact, quick and easy to operate, compared to competitive blocks, of the same load. The snatch...