ISS hands out awards in Fort Lauderdale

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The International Superyacht Society presented its 2012 Design & Leadership Awards Wednesday night at the group’s 22nd Anniversary Awards Gala in Fort Lauderdale.

The design award winners were:

• Best Sail, 24-40m: Antares III

• Best Sail, larger than 40m: Vertigo

• Best Refit: Endeavour JK4

• Best Power, 24-40m: O’Pati

• Best Power, 40-65m: Galileo G

• Best Power, larger than 65m: Musashi

• Best Interior: Musashi

Other awards given were:

• 2012 Excellence in Innovation: Marcel Onkenhout, Oceanco

• 2012 Business Person of the Year: Dean du Toit, National Marine Suppliers

• 2012 Distinguished Crew Award: Capt. Len Beck of the M/V Battered Bull

• 2012 ISS Fabien Cousteau Blue Award: Chicago Park District & Westrec Marinas

• 2012 Leadership Award: Terence Disdale, Terence Disdale Designs

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