World’s Largest Yacht Docked in New York City (+Photos)

February 20, 2013, 2:33 pm

The largest private yacht in the world, the Eclipse, owned by Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, remained at a pier in New York City this week.

Hebe Haven 24 HR Charity Dinghy Race an ‘Inspirational’ Success

October 10, 2012, 9:33 am

A total of 2,168.9 miles were raced in the 10th Anniversary Hebe Haven 24 HR Charity Dinghy Race, with organisers expecting to exceed HK$1 million when all funds have been [...]

Exciting Final Day of Racing Anticipated

August 1, 2012, 5:51 pm

“Fantastic, after the weather we have had over this past week,” Somerville told The Epoch Times.

Typhoon Weather for Typhoon Series

July 24, 2012, 11:02 am

Typhoon Vicente was approaching; there was quite a swell further out to sea; the possibility of a T3 signal later in the day loomed.

Sportsboats and Flying Tiger Show the Way

July 18, 2012, 1:09 am

There were performances to savour for Catch 22, Kiasu, Taxi and Stella and ones to forget for Bits & Pieces and Barnstormer.

Cruising The World: Millionaire Marjorie Lived Life On A Cloud

December 8, 2010, 7:37 am

The Great Depression seemed to mean little to fabulously wealthy New York businessman, Edward Francis Hutton, who agreed in 1930—Depression or not—to get a sailing boat on [...]

Maritime Rescue Heroes Awarded Bravery Medals

April 15, 2009, 6:27 am

The daring rescue of 37 people from a stricken yacht that ran aground in seas off the Qld coast has earned the rescuers bravery medals.

Sir Richard Branson to Attempt Transatlantic Sailing Record

September 5, 2008, 11:46 am

Sir Richard Branson announced he wants to break the world’s trans-Atlantic sailing record for a single-hull yacht.

Asia Takes Aim at Europe in Luxury Yacht Building

July 20, 2008, 4:35 am

Fast-moving Asia is vying for a bigger share of the multi-billion dollar luxury ship market.


Selected Topics from The Epoch Times

Vladimir Borodin