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2018 Cape Town International Boat Show

Yachtport SA will be exhibiting at the 2018 Cape Town International Boat Show. Held from 19 - 21 October in the V&A Marina in Cape Town. 

The 18th edition of this event will be managed for the first time by Messe Frankfurt - the third largest trade fair exhibition organizers in the world. With many new ideas brought to the table, this event will be taken to new heights and promises to be interesting for all.

Please come and visit us in the Marquee Exhibition to discuss how we can help meet your requirements or reach your dreams of a well maintained yacht. 

Please call +27 78 017 9172 to arrange for access to the show. We look forward to seeing you there. 

 

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Mossel Bay Race Success!

Sailing team Yachtport SA has won the latest edition of the Mossel Bay Race!

Sailing in treacherous conditions the South African Navy sponsored vessel has won the event on corrected time. 

The 210 nautical mile race took place from Simons Town to Mossel Bay, rounding the Southernmost tip of Africa, contending with the volatile mixing of the opposing Benguela and Agulhas currents.

Skipper Andre Besta and his crew had to deal with ferocious weather conditions. Wind gusts reported up to 49 Knots from the West, creating 5 meter high swells at times. Racing in the harshest of conditions. 

Unfortunately the race victory will never ease the pain of the tragedy experienced during the race to a fellow race competitor. Our utmost condolences for the family and friends.

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Yachtport SA Cape Town Opening Function

Yachtport SA Cape Town has now opened!

On the morning of 14th of April 2018, the opening function was held at the Vista Marina Restaurant in the V&A Waterfront Marina basin - Cape Town. 

Invited guests included past clients, service providers, brokers, governmental organizations, boatyards, shipyards, yacht clubs, boat builders and the National Sea Rescue Institute etc. 

The audience were presented what Yachtport SA had set out to achieve and what has been achieved since 2010. Our plans going forward were presented along with our medium term visions. 

The audience were finally invited to support this initiative in their own capacities and be part of this journey with Yachtport SA to create further world class yacht maintenance facilities in South Africa. 

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Pegasus Revitalised

20m Motor Yacht Pegasus has recently been revitalised and given a new lease on life at Yachtport SA.

This steel hulled vessel underwent full bottom works, survey, fitment of new saloon windows and doors as well as a complete respray of the hull and superstructure. Works were conducted in record time while comfortably housed in Yachtport's maintenance shed in Saldanha Bay.

We are most pleased to have restored this vessel after a long period of neglect and wish her well with her new owners. 

 

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Yachtport SA is expanding

Exciting news!

Yachtport SA is expanding!

We are taking up key office space in the V&A Waterfront Marina in Cape Town. 

This additional office will serve as a marketing, business development and client services office. 

Due to the success of Yachtport SA in Saldanha Bay and the desire to expand and offer more to the yachting industry locally and internationally, we are undertaking to expand regionally and in capability.

More news and development on this to follow...

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