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SPOTLIGHTS

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JEANNEAU 51

The luxurious 51 is the smallest model in the Jeanneau yachts range but mighty popular, selling over 50 hulls including four into Asia-Pacific.

By Guy Nowell

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RIVIERA 68 FLYBRIDGE

Flybridge cruisers offer three levels of living space and commanding views from the helm, as the Riviera 68 – Australia’s premium market offering – ably demonstrates.

By Kevin Green

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AZIMUT GRANDE 35 METRI

The new flagship of the Azimut Grande collection, the 35 Metri starred at Cannes and Monaco, where Achille Salvagni’s interiors earned many of the plaudits.

By Frances and Michael Howorth

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CRN CLOUD 9

CRN’s second-largest build, the 74m Cloud 9 is now living her new life as a charter yacht, having been home to her Singapore-based Australian owner and his family until this year’s Monaco Yacht Show.

By John Higginson

 

 

   

 

SPECIAL FEATURES

   
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SUPERYACHT TENDERS

More than simply support vessels for the mother ship, these tenders are versatile and fun.

By Kevin Green 

 

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MAXI YACHT ROLEX CUP

This year’s Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup in Porto Cervo was especially significant as organiser yacht club Costa Smeralda celebrated its 50th anniversary.

By Joyce Yip

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ASIA-PACIFIC'S TOP 50 SUPERYACHTS

Enjoy APB’s 2017 round-up of the biggest superyachts of the Asia-Pacific.

By Suzy Rayment

FEATURES

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INTERVIEW: TIGER MOK

Volvo ocean race rookie Tiger Mok hopes he can inspire Hong Kong sailors as the only local crew member in team Sun Hung Kai / Scallywag.

Interview by Chermaine Lee & Nicky Kunz

Photos by Konrad Frost

 

  

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INTERVIEW: GUIDO KRASS

German entrepreneur Guido Krass quickly established Australian

Yard Silveryachts as a leader in large, fast, all-aluminium superyachts. Now, even bigger things are expected following a new partnership with China Zhongwang.

Interview by Alvin Hong

 

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INTERVIEW: RAFA NADAL

At home in Mallorca after winning his 16th grand slam title at the US open, tennis legend Rafa Nadal opened up about how his beloved MCY 76, Beethoven, plays a big role in his life when he’s back in Spain.

By Federico Peruccio

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INSIDE THE INDUSTRY: PHIL POPHAM

After turning around Sunseeker’s fortunes in his first three years as CEO since joining from Jaguar Land Rover, Phil Popham now has a five-year plan to increase the Poole builder’s number, range and size of yachts – and profitability.

By John Higginson

   
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DESTINATION: HAMILTON ISLAND, AUSTRALIA

My first view of the Whitsunday Islands was from the helm of our yacht, the best way to move around these 74 islands lying off the tropical coast of Northeast Australia.

By Kevin Green