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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.

VAT Free Sailing
VAT Free Sailing
Tuesday, 05 May 2009

VAT Free Sailing

What’s it really like to buy or sell through BoatBid?
What’s it really like to buy or sell through BoatBid?
Tuesday, 05 May 2009

To find out just what it’s like to buy or sell a boat through BoatBid I caught up with Steve Booth of Boatshed Essex who is now in the process of finalising the sale of the Stewart 24 Quarter Tonner from the last BoatBid auction.

Boatshedmedway.com Yacht Brokers April Blog
Boatshedmedway.com Yacht Brokers April Blog
Monday, 04 May 2009

April showers all around and April Euro buyers!

Boat Sales - The truth!
Boat Sales - The truth!
Saturday, 02 May 2009

106 Boats Under Offer, awaiting surveys

The third BoatBid has ended so we're looking forward to the Summer BoatBid Boat Auction
The third BoatBid has ended so we're looking forward to the Summer BoatBid Boat Auction
Thursday, 30 April 2009

The Pre Summer BoatBid has just finished with another flurry of bidding and boat sales. Yet again we sold some of the boats through Boatshed before the bidding even started but with nearly 3,000 used boats on the Boatshed website BoatBid will alw...

Boatshed BVI tackles Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
Boatshed BVI tackles Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
Tuesday, 28 April 2009

BoatshedBVI www.boatshedbvi.com was once again privileged to race on the beautiful 1962 57’ Abeking & Rasmussen ketch at this year’s Antigua Classic.

View the new Boatshed Malaga Battle Bus!
View the new Boatshed Malaga Battle Bus!
Monday, 27 April 2009

Andy of Boatshed Malaga (International Yacht Brokers) couldn’t believe his luck when he found a Dakar for sale (Range Rover based kit car) just an hour away from where he and his wife Heather are based on the Costa Del Sol, in Spain.

Boatshed Plymouth boat show at QAB
Boatshed Plymouth boat show at QAB
Monday, 27 April 2009

The boat show held at the MDL marina Queen Anne's Battery (QAB) on the 25 - 26 of April in Plymouth, experienced a variety of local displays and weather.

Patrick McGillivary joins Boatshed Seattle
Patrick McGillivary joins Boatshed Seattle
Thursday, 23 April 2009

Boatshed Seattle welcomes Patrick McGillivary as its newest agent for the
west Puget Sound region. Patrick completed a 33 year career in plane
deliveries with Boeing, has led service operations for two Seattle-area new
boat dealers, an...

Plymouth Sail and Power Show 2009
Plymouth Sail and Power Show 2009
Wednesday, 22 April 2009

The fifth annual Plymouth Sail and Power Show in the UK is set to take place on Saturday 25th to Sunday 26th April 2009.

SEALIFT 2
SEALIFT 2
Monday, 20 April 2009

Using the new Sealift 2 to lift your boat out of the water, is simple, stress free, and really quick and easy.
How does it work, all you do is motor your boat between two arms, which then will close on your topsides. Then a platform is raised...

IMOCA AGM changes in the open 60 racing world
IMOCA AGM changes in the open 60 racing world
Sunday, 19 April 2009

The 2 day IMOCA AGM was hosted by F.N.O.B in Barcelona with skippers and designers from the open 60 racing world gathered together to improve through experience and discussion.

ASSEMBLE GENERALE DE L'IMOCA : CONSENSUS GENERAL AUTOUR DES CHANGEMENTS
ASSEMBLE GENERALE DE L'IMOCA : CONSENSUS GENERAL AUTOUR DES CHANGEMENTS
Sunday, 19 April 2009

L'Assemblée Générale de l'IMOCA qui s'est tenue hier, vendredi 17 avril, à Barcelone a donné lieu à plusieurs décisions dans le but de garantir la fiabilité des bateaux, la sécurité des skippers et de conserver un niveau de compétition ...

Sea Words in Fishguard
Sea Words in Fishguard
Friday, 17 April 2009

Boatshed Wales broker Alan Coy has teamed up with Fishguard sailor Jackie Williamson, yachting cartoonist Claudia Myatt and a crew of landlubber friends to launch their latest books. The event will take place in the Royal Oak, Fishguard on Thursda...

Gibraltar boat show
Gibraltar boat show
Friday, 17 April 2009

Boatshedespaña.com asiste a la primera Feria Internacional del Barco de Gibraltar, del 9 al 12 de abril de 2009. La feria tuvo un gran éxito gracias también a que los organizadores contaron con el puente de Semana Santa y disfrutaron de una gra...

Third BoatBid boat auction starts on 20th April
Third BoatBid boat auction starts on 20th April
Friday, 17 April 2009

The Easter holidays are now over and many boats have returned to their moorings. Some will have just been launched and their owners may well have spent the holidays putting the final touches to the winter works before she went back in. Others wi...

Blocked heads to cleaning your hull
Blocked heads to cleaning your hull
Wednesday, 15 April 2009

Easter always seems to mark the start of the boating season with families leaving their berths for the Easter hols and heading off for their new adventures.

Boatshed Grand Union to Sponsor Canalways Cavalcade Real Ale Bar
Boatshed Grand Union to Sponsor Canalways Cavalcade Real Ale Bar
Wednesday, 15 April 2009

“Fizz @Five” is a glorious Boatshed tradition, but canal boaters are fuelled more by Real Ale than champagne. That is why Boatshed Grand Union has agreed to sponsor the Real Ale Bar at Canalways Cavalcade, to be held at Little Venice in Centra...

Gibraltar boat show first
Gibraltar boat show first
Tuesday, 14 April 2009

The first ever Gibraltar International Boat Show was held between Thursday 9th and Sunday 12th April 2009 in the Ocean Village marina in Gibraltar.
Boatshed Gibraltar, International Yacht Brokers wrote a timely article for the monthly glossy ...

Boatshed Seattle growing again!
Boatshed Seattle growing again!
Saturday, 11 April 2009

Karl Maiwald has joined Boatshed Seattle, and has completed his training as
a certified Boatshed Broker! Karl expands our used yacht brokerage business
into the South Sound area, from Des Moines to Olympia, Washington. Karl
describes h...

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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.