diYachting Blog

MCA Coding

Compliance – How to become certified The complexities of the MCA Code of Practice and MLC can be daunting for both new and experienced yacht owners. Thanks to the experience of diYachting’s management team, having prepared a whole host of yachts for the coding process, the journey is stress free. The rules are fairly simple:
INTRODUCING THE NEW CNB CLASS AT THE MAXI YACHT ROLEX CUP   We are thrilled to announce that a new CNB class has been added to the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup for 2018 The Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, held annually in Porto Cervo, Sardinia, is considered by many as one of the highlights of the Mediterranean

CNB RENDEZVOUS 2018

THE CNB RENDEZVOUS 2018 A great weekend of sailing, racing and enjoying Portoferraio.  Lizzie shares her recent experience at the CNB Owners Rendezvous in Elba The CNB rendezvous turned 10 this year, a weekend event for owners of CNB yachts, the Bordeaux 60, CNB76, some of the older custom yachts and the brand new CNB66

48 hours in Palermo

48 HOURS IN PALERMO Lizzie talks about her fleeting, but very enjoyable familiarisation trip to Palermo, Sicily. In April I was very lucky to be invited on a familiarisation trip to Palermo, Sicily.  April was particularly busy with bookings and the yachts launching for the season but I decided that such an opportunity shouldn’t be passed
WE WELCOME BRAND NEW JEANNEAU 64, LUNOUS TO THE DIYACHTING FLEET The latest addition to the diYachting fleet, Lunous has just arrived in the Med for her first season chartering from Corfu.  Launching a new yacht is always exciting, especially so when there’s a full van of equipment and new toys to get onboard! diYachting’s

A Royal lunch aboard M/Y Stalca

A ROYAL LUNCH ABOARD M/Y STALCA Lizzie shares her recent trip to Stalca in Palma, the first motor yacht in the diYachting charter fleet. As I walked up the gangway and stepped aboard Stalca a magical feeling engulfed me.  As I entered the saloon, I was filled with images of the Royal Family having spent
RORC CARIBBEAN 600 Records are broken in the 10th edition of the RORC Caribbean 600 race In it’s 10th year, the RORC Caribbean 600 race started on 19th February in Antigua.  84 yachts set off in squally conditions for the 600-mile offshore race, an unprecedented fleet and new records were set to continue throughout the

London Boat Show 2018

LONDON BOAT SHOW 2018 The new year kicked off with the “new-look” 2018 London Boat Show, at the ExCel exhibition centre in London.  The re-defined show ran for 5 days, from 10th – 14th January, attracting more than 52,000 visitors.   New features proved popular, including the Lock and Waterside Pub & Beach club where

Our new favourite tender

OUR NEW FAVOURITE TENDER The jet tender alternative.  Large on the water, compact when stowed. In recent years we’ve been seeing more and more jet tenders.  They are increasingly popular and becoming well know as an easy to stow, safe and fun alternative to a classic outboard.   Jet tenders have become the obvious choice
WIN! £50 TOPSAIL TRAVEL INSURANCE FOR YOUR NEXT SAILING HOLIDAY   We’re thrilled to announce the launch of our competition for the London boat show 2018 in partnership with Topsail Insurance. Topsail Insurance is a British company, specialising in Marine insurance.  They have insured the sailing community throughout the UK and worldwide for over 20 years
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