Enthusiasm and participation at the Volvo Ocean Race stopover in Newport, R.I., exceeded expectations, leading organizers to give the city an exclusive two-month negotiating window to secure the North American stopover in the next race, slated for 2017-2018.
NEWPORT, R.I. — The anglers in the room know the situation — the line tightens and, for a split second, you think you’ve got a fish on.
NEWPORT, R.I. — It might be Volvo Penta’s enormous investment in the Volvo Ocean Race that helps give the company a 55 percent market share in the 20- to 60-foot sailboat market in Europe and a 45 percent share in the 40- to 60-foot U.S. sailboat market.
NEWPORT, R.I. — The Volvo Ocean Race has a journalist embedded on the boat of each team to push out content — video, photos and everything else — to the world.
Miami city commissioners voted unanimously on Thursday to reject an appeal by the village of Key Biscayne contesting a plan to develop the Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin to host the Miami International Boat Show in 2016.
A lengthy backlog on larger new Sea Ray products, such as the 650 Fly flagship boat introduced at the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach in 2014, has made money for Sea Ray dealers and parent company Brunswick Corp.
Marquis Yachts reached a settlement with European builder VanDutch Marine after filing a lawsuit alleging that VanDutch had breached an agreement for the Wisconsin builder to produce its yachts.
This year’s American Boating Congress, an event that brings together marine industry voices to advocate on behalf of the boating and fishing industries, open today and runs through Wednesday in Washington, D.C.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association is hosting an invitation-only webinar to give exhibitors detailed plans for the 2016 Miami International Boat Show and answer questions about the high-profile show amid political debates over revitalizing the Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin to serve as the show’s new venue.
Brunswick Corp. boat brands gained a full point of market share in the first quarter, driven by new products being brought to market.