MYS Superyacht Awards rewarded yachts in four categories
Published: Wednesday, 02 October 2019
At the Superyacht Awards Ceremony, 350 guests celebrated the winning new luxury vessels that made their world debut at the 2019 Monaco Yacht Show (September 25-28). Three awe-inspiring superyachts, selected from 18 candidates, stood above this year’s competition.
(Image: Monaco Yacht Show)
MYS / RINA Award
The MYS/RINA award went to the 64-metre Attila, the largest yacht to date built by the Italian shipyard Sanlorenzo. It's distinguished as this year’s MYS eco-friendliest superyacht according to the environmental standards established by the Italian classification company RINA.
MYS Exterior Design Award
The MYS Exterior Design Award was presented to Excellence, the new 80-metre superyacht delivered by Abeking & Rasmussen last May. With its striking bow and its visionary disrupting layout, it is expected to bring forward a new era for superyacht design, according to the judges.
MYS Interior Design Award
TIS by the world-class German builder Lürssen took the Show’s Interior Design Award. The largest superyacht of the 2019 MYS was distinguished for the palatial classical interiors recreated by Winch Design and inspired by iconic hotels and residences around the world.
MYS Finest New Superyacht Award
The MYS Finest new superyacht award, the most prestigious prize of the ceremony, was also given to Excellence. A second triumph in the evening for this new masterpiece of futuristic exterior shapes and modern interior design.
The 2019 Monaco Yacht Show featured an outstanding line-up of 125 superyachts, of which 44 were new launches. This year’s fleet was the largest and the most voluminous ever exhibited since 1991. The total worth of superyachts on display was around €4 billion for an average asking price of yachts available for sale of €37.8 million (source: analysis delivered by SuperYacht Times on the basis of the yachts over 30 metres in length exhibited at the 2019 MYS).