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The successful Sigma 33 White Mischief, based in Dun Laoghaire, has gone on sale through yacht broker Leinster Boats. Built by Marine Projects, the Sigma 33 has proved to be a popular club and regatta one design well capable of…
The London Boat Show returns to the British capital's ExCeL this Friday and promises much awaited new launches and innovations, a '60s Revival, Mediterranean Bay and a plush Sunseeker Champagne Bar. As Afloat reported previously, among Irish interest at the…
The 1978 Ed Dubois designed and professionally IRC optimised Quarter Tonner Supernova is for sale for just under €15,000. The 2011 winner of Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta is advertised on Afloat boats for sale here.
The 2016 Irish Sailing Annual published this week at €6.50 includes a sailing season review, a preview of an action packed 2016 including an ISA calendar of events plus a line up of Afloat's Sailors of the Year. Check out…
For all those who have ever wished for a little help at the helm, Harken and Jeanneau have announced the result of a three-year collaborative effort to re-imagine cruising and shorthanded sailing. This collaboration has produced an advanced system to…
This Sigma 33 can be viewed in Dun Laoghaire where she will be lifted for winter storage. Popje is an "in class" Sigma that will make comfortable passage and provide good racing. More details here
Crosshaven Boatyard are offering a low engine hours Quicksilver 700 Weekend motroboat for sale . The 150HP Volkswagen diesel engine has low engine hours of 650 approximately. She also comes equipped with a 2015 bow thruster, 2015 cooker, colour chart…
Irish yacht broker Crosshaven Boatyard in County Cork has announced the development of a a seven metre day boat with shallow draft keel, intended for sailing schools as well as sport sailing. The brand new Dufour Drakkar 24 is designed by Umberto…
Drugs Yacht 'Makayabella' Sells At Auction for €70,000
#drugsyacht – The SY Makayabella sold this morning by Public Auction for €70,000. There were approximately four interested parties and bidding started at €30,000. It was bought in trust by a Solicitor, for a client, thought to be Irish. more…
Drug Yacht Makaybella To Be Auctioned In Cork
#makaybella – A 62–ft custom cruising sailboat, the SY Makaybella, is to be auctioned in Cork at the end of this month. The sailing yacht was seized last September by the Irish Navy after it was intercepted in the Atlantic about…
Loyal 980 'Touring' Aluminium Hull Boat Offers Economical Motor Cruising
If the concept is safe and economical motor boat cruising this latest 'Loyal 980' offering from MGM Boats in Kinsale offers 'cutting edge design' too. The basic aluminium concept of the Loyal 980 is that of a comfortable, durable boat with low…
Sterling Boat Buyers Take Advantage of Weak Euro in Irish Yachts For Sale Market
#afloatboatsforsale – As the Euro continues its dip, UK boat buyers can eye the Irish boat market as if it's staging a giant 15 percent off sale! There's bargains for our neighbours and Afloat's bustling boats for sale with 400…
Sailing Boat Sells At Dublin Car Show in 45 Minutes!
#boatsellsatcarshow – A 20–foot sailing dinghy that was offered for sale at a weekend Irish Classic Car Show sold within the first hour of the show opening in Dublin yesterday. Enterprising yacht broker Ronan Beirne of Leinster Boats in Dun…
New & Used Sailing Cruisers for Sale on Ireland's Boating Website,
#boatsforsale – A new season dawns and already in 2015, there's quite a bit of movement in the Irish boats for sale market after a number of slow years in the Irish second hand boat sector.  In leaner times, Irish…
Fancy a 2015 Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 33i?
#jeanneau – To celebrate their recent appointment as Jeanneau distributors for Northern Ireland, leading Irish boat sales firm MGM Boats are rolling out an Autumn/Winter sales campaign. The campaign features a 'Kickstart! 2015' offer. The offer is for a 2015… Was There First With Lagoon Catamaran Motor-Yachts
In his Sailing on Saturday blog of August 23rd, Afloat's W M Nixon reported on a sail test of the new-to-Ireland Lagoon 52 cruising catamaran, which was undertaken with a crew of all the talents, including 1993 Round Ireland Record…

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