Asia Boating Awards 2014


The 10th edition of the Asia Boating Awards, jointly organised by Asia-Pacific Boating and China Boating magazines, was held on May 9 at Hotel ICON in Hong Kong. Honouring the yachting industry’s best in Asia and internationally, the awards presentation was held on the first night of the annual Hong Kong Gold Coast Boat Show, one of the region’s premier yachting exhibitions.

The winners of the Asia Boating Awards 2014 are:

  1. Best Asian Yacht Builder (25m and above)

    Horizon Yachts, Taiwan/China

  2. Best Asian Yacht Builder (15m to 24m)

    Gulf Craft, UAE

  3. Best Asian Built Yacht

    NISI Yachts, NISI 1700 Vantage, China

  4. Best Worldwide Custom Built Yacht

    Benetti Yachts, Lady Candy, Italy

  5. Best Worldwide Semi Custom Built Yacht (25m and above)

    AMELS, Engelberg, The Netherlands

  6. Best Worldwide Production Motor Yacht (25m and above)

    Monte Carlo Yachts, MCY 86, Italy

  7. Best Worldwide Production Motor Yacht (15m to 24m)

    Sunseeker, Predator 80, United Kingdom

  8. Best Worldwide Production Motor Yacht (up to 15m)

    Princess Yachts, Princess V39, United Kingdom

  9. Best Worldwide Production Sailing Yacht (15m and above)

    Jeanneau, Jeanneau 64, France

  10. Best Worldwide Production Sailing Yacht (up to 15m)

    Solaris Yachts, ONE 48, Italy

  11. Best China Yacht Club / Marina of the Year

    Sanya Serenity Marina

  12. Best Asian Yacht Club of the Year

    Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Hong Kong

  13. Best Asian Marina of the Year

    ONEº15 Marina Club, Singapore

  14. Asian Regatta of the Year

    Rolex China Sea Race, Hong Kong / Philippines

  15. Personality of the Year

    Arthur Tay

  16. Best Yacht Design of the Year

    Heesen, Galactica Star, The Netherlands

  17. Best Asia-based Charter Company of the Year

    Riviera Orientale-Yachting Society, Hong Kong

  18. Best Asia-based Charter Yacht of the Year

    70 Sunreef Power Damrak II, Poland

  19. Green Maritime Company of the Year

    Marina at Keppel Bay, Singapore

  20. Best Brand Presence in China

    Ferretti Yachts

  21. Best Brand Presence in Asia

    Azimut Yachts