Urbane, Premium, and Luxurious are the words that come to mind if you have ever attended a Yacht event. Aboard these luxury vessels, the air always seems different: with the fine cuisine and sophisticated people, the breezy ambience of music alongside fleet exhibitions, competitions, and other side attractions. What’s more, it is a great way to network and unwind at the same time too. Therefore, whether you are looking to attend one of these events or host yours, here is some scoop into what is happening in the world of Yachting in 2018!
OneOcean Port Vell is the hallmark of SuperYachts in the Mediterranean located in Barcelona, further proof of the city’s history as a luxury destination. This year, the MYBA Charter Show is returning in grand style to celebrate their 30 years’ anniversary, come April. For three days, the event schedule will feature Yacht showings, networking, and competitions, topmost of which is the MYBA Superyacht Chefs’ competition, which has rapidly grown to be a major highlight of the show. Opening on the 23rd of April, the leading show in the world of Yachting is famous for its lavish parties too, and is definitely an experience worth having.
Shortly after the MYBA show, The SuperYacht Show plans to launch on 2nd May at the same venue. While there is some speculation as to what this event has to offer, The SuperYacht show is one the most anticipated events in 2018, organised by a group of high net worth individuals and key players in the Yachting industry known as LYBRA. This, alongside the manner in which information about the event has been kept under wraps, has helped heighten curiosities, making The SuperYacht Show all the more appealing and therefore one to look out for.
Moving away from Barcelona’s sea-faring culture, and as a matter of fact, the entire continent, Asia is all set to re-establish its growing Yacht community with The Singapore Yacht Show from 12th to 15th April. The show will feature an insightful two day conference tagged Asia Pacific SuperYacht Conference, where key topics in the industry will be tackled. Networking, brand exhibitions and other attractions also feature at Singapore’s famous Marina, a fully-packed informative event to be a part of.
The Island of Antigua, famous for its rum and hospitality, will be hosting its annual yachting event tagged Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta from the 18th to 24th April. Packed with Yacht parades, Racing, excellent cuisine, and prize giving amidst healthy camaraderie, this event promises to be fun.
Europe will also be returning with the longest running and most anticipated Yacht events in its history: High Calibre SuperYacht Cup Palma, kicking off on the 19th of June with a series of sporting events that will run until 23rd June.Participants and Spectators alike should be looking forward to the thrill of their lives as there are a couple of surprises lined up for this one.
In the world of SuperYachts, the coming months will set sail in a uniqueness of style that we have come to identify ad love about these events!