Monthly Archives: November 2007

IDEC – Francis Joyon – The Absolute Adventure

I don’t usually write about racing but Francis Joyon is my favorite skipper and he left 4 days / 4 hours ago from Brest (France) for a single handed round the world tour aboard IDEC. Ellen MacArthur still holds the … Continue reading

Posted in Benoit Cabaret, BQ, Castoraman, Ellen MacArthur, Francis Joyon, gemini, IDEC, Lorima, Marsaudon Composite, Nigel Irens, Sodebo, Thomas Coville | 2 Comments


The Privilege shipyard in France has just finished its third PRIVILEGE 745. This is the largest catamaran built by this shipyard. The architect Marc Lombard said he designed a very stable boat that could satisfy both sail and motor yachts … Continue reading

Posted in Deidre Design, Marc Lombard, Prilivege Shipyard, Privilege 745 | Leave a comment


MAGIC CAT was designed, built by Gilles Ollier’s team at the Multiplast shipyard and launched in 1996. She has been completely refitted in 2005 after 10 years of intensive sailing, including a three years around the world voyage and is … Continue reading

Posted in gilles ollier, Magic CAT, Multplast Shipyard, Willmar USA | 2 Comments

Exclusive 76 – Owners Version

A second ExclusivE 76 is being built at the Kingcat Shipyard in France. While the first unit was built for Sparkling Charter, this new unit has been ordered by a European client for his own use. She features one owner … Continue reading

Posted in EXCLUSIVE 76, Georges Benarroch, gilles ollier, Guillaume Hennes, king cat, MULTIPLAST 75 | Leave a comment

YAPLUKA Catamaran Yachts One of the best catamaran Video I have seen. The Yapluka 73. FLUX LUXURY CATAMARAN

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Back to my blog, sorry for the delay between the last post and this new one, I was away busy at the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show. Thanks to Gildas Plessis for the information and the images for this post. Studio … Continue reading

Posted in Dream of Dubai, Etoile Magique, Etoile Marine, Gildas Plessis, Greyhound, Oceanco, Vegayachts, Xavier Fay, Yan Dilassier | 1 Comment