SEA Yachting News
In this issue, we look at a new set of engines from Suzuki (pg#14), then preview the 30th RSMIR (pg#16), note Yacht Sourcing’s launch in Thai-land (pg#18), announce Thailand Charter Week (pg#19), look at Multihull Solutions presence at the Sanctuary Cove Boat Show (pg#12) & the Sydney International Boat Show (pg#20). Later we look at the growth of disabled sailing in Thailand (pg#22), helpful tips on marine insurance (pg#42), catch up with Phuket’s favourite sailing couple (pg#58) and look at the two latest creations from SeaCat Ships, Loggerhead and Leatherback (pg#56).
Floeth Yachts designs Northern Star, a Sea Searcher 72
Wildlife Photographer Peter Oegaard from Den-mark has asked Pattaya’s Floeth Yachts to build him his dream boat and they are doing just that.
East Marine’s Marketing Guru
Read all about Malay-born Ian Lok, East Marine’s Marketing Manager, and the man behind the com-pany’s strong social media presence.
Rob Williams reviews the Sealine C390
Rob Williams of Southeast Asia Yachts reviews the new Sealine C390, which raises the motor boating standard in the boat class below 40 feet.
THA72 claims fourth straight Samui Regatta
The Whitcrafts won their 4th straight Samui Regatta, while Ray Roberts and Team Hollywood claimed the AYGP Skipper & Yacht of the Year.
Bali Catamarans enter the Phuket market
Bali Catamarans, part of the ‘CATANA’ group of yachting companies, expands its dealership to Phuket appointing Asia Marine Phuket as its exclusive dealer for Thailand.
Small Vessel “Safety at Sea” – Interna-tional standards meeting local needs
The origins and objectives of Galileo Maritime Academy, Class Act Media and the Thai Yachting Business Association (TYBA) joining forces to raise the standard of Thai marine operations.
The ToG celebrates 15 years of support-ing Thai sailing talent Duncan Worthington reports
Duncan Worthington reports on the 15th Top of the Gulf Regatta, which saw more than 700 competitors representing 30 countries participate in the event.