40th annual boat show docks in Newport Harbor
Newport Beach residents Doug and Alice Brownell stood on the docks admiring a 39-foot catamaran exhibited Friday at the Newport Boat Show. The couple has attended the boat show, now celebrating its 40th anniversary, nearly every year since the 1970s.
Plans flounder for boating museum in Geneva
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
The idea of a boating
museum is a natural in the Finger Lakes, the home of so many boat
builders: Thompson, Morehouse, Penn Yan, Skaneateles. There are
one-of-a-kind boats: a child's wooden sailboat; a 16-foot Morehouse
Comet, her sails now furled; ...
Opportunities seen in super yacht industry
A small Auckland-based business believes New Zealand is missing out on a tourism spin-off from the super yacht industry. More and more lavish super yachts are coming to Auckland for refits, but once the repairs are done most leave to sail the Pacific.