Luxury Yacht & Superyacht News Brief for Better Place

Wally Yacht Better Place under sail - Photo by Gilles Martin-Raget

Hall Spars NZ hard at work with Oceanfurl booms for four Luxury Yachts

August 31, 2015

Written by zuzana

Hall Spars New Zealand have reported a busy period, with construction currently underway for four new custom built Oceanfurl booms for sailing yachts Oyster 825-05 and 825-06, a Hill 20-metre yacht, as well as a Dubois-designed 37m superyacht.


Winners of the 2013 ISS Design & Leadership Awards

October 31, 2013

Written by zuzana

Winners of the 2013 ISS Design & Leadership Awards were announced at the 23rd Anniversary of ISS’s Awards Gala in Florida’s Fort Lauderdale, yesterday, on October 30, including such amazing vessels as luxury charter yacht Excellence V by Abeking & Rasmussen.

ShowBoats Design Awards 2013 Winners

ShowBoats Design Awards 2013 Winners

June 24, 2013

Written by zuzana

June 21, 2013, at the Monaco Opera House, saw the official announcement of the ShowBoats Design Awards 2013 Winners.

Luxury yacht Better Place by Wally and Tripp Design - Photo by Rolex/Carlo Borlenghi

Tripp designed superyacht BETTER PLACE nominated as finalist for ShowBoats Design Award 2013

March 25, 2013

Written by zuzana

Following her recent nomination for the 2013 World Superyacht Awards, the Wally 164 luxury yacht Better Place by Tripp Design has been shortlisted to participate in the upcoming ShowBoats Design Awards.

ShowBoats Design Awards 2012

ShowBoats Design Awards 2013 Finalists

March 14, 2013

Written by zuzana

Boat International Media has announced the finalists for the highly anticipated ShowBoats Design Awards 2013. The winners will be revealed on June 21.

50m Wally superyacht Better Place - Photo by Gilles Martin Raget

Wally 164 Yacht BETTER PLACE with interior design by Wetzels Brown Partners shortlisted for IY&A Award 2013

March 08, 2013

Written by zuzana

The spectacular Wally 164 superyacht Better Place has been nominated for the upcoming International Yacht & Aviation Award in the ‘Yacht Interior Design’ category. Her lovely interior design is by renowned Wetzels Brown Partners.

50 m Wally Better Place superyacht designed by Tripp Design - Photo by Gilles Martin Radget

Tripp designed 50 m Wally Yacht BETTER PLACE named as finalist in the 2013 World Superyacht Awards

February 14, 2013

Written by zuzana

Designed by acclaimed Bill Tripp, the breathtaking 50 m Wally superyacht Better Place has been selected as a finalist for the eagerly awaited World Superyacht Awards. The winners will be revealed on May 4.

Çırağan Palace Kempinski in Istanbul to host World Superyacht Awards 2013

World Superyacht Awards 2013 Finalists

January 22, 2013

Written by zuzana

The awaited 2013 World Superyacht Awards Finalists have been recently unveiled by Boat International Media. The winners will be presented during the gala evening that will take place at the fabulous Çırağan Palace Kempinski in Istanbul on May 4. The nominations for the Voyager’s Award remain open until the 31 January.

Wally50m Better Place superyacht photo Gilles Martin-Raget

Images of the world’s largest carbon fibre sloop BETTER PLACE – the first Green Star sailing yacht

November 30, 2012

Written by Eva Belanyiova

Beautiful images of the even more spectacular Wally 50m sailing sloop Better Place show the yachts exceptional exterior lines by Tripp Design and her contemporary interior by Wetzels Brown Partners. Superyacht Better place is the largest carbon fibre sloop to date and the first sailing yacht to achieve the RINA Green Star.

Monaco Yacht Show 2012

This year’s Monaco Yacht Show attended by 33,000 participants

October 04, 2012

Written by zuzana

This year’s Monaco Yacht Show has reported a huge success. Attended by 33,000 participants, there was a total number of 103 luxury superyachts on display, such as the 67m Alloy sailing yacht Vertigo – winner of the 2012 MYS design award.

Monaco Yacht Show 2012

An amazing fleet of 103 superyachts on display at the upcoming Monaco Yacht Show

September 18, 2012

Written by zuzana

This year’s Monaco Yacht Show will boast a spectacular array of 103 luxury vessels, 73 of which measure over 40 meters in length. The largest vessel on display will be the Royal Huisman 90m megayacht Athena.

Successful Hall Spars yachts

A great success of yachts fitted by Hall Spars

September 14, 2012

Written by zuzana

Hall Spars fitted yachts have reported a great success on the race course this season. Two magnificent vessels boasting Hall Spars mast will be showcased at the next Monaco Yacht Show, comprising Wally 164 luxury yacht Better Place and Baltic 72 yacht Stig.

Wally 50m sailing yacht BETTER PLACE with mast by Hall Spars

Wally 50m superyacht BETTER PLACE with mast by Hall Spars to be presented at MYS

September 14, 2012

Written by zuzana

The world’s largest sloop in carbon fiber, the Wally 164 luxury sailing yacht Better Place, will be unveiled at the upcoming Monaco Yacht Show. She boasts an exceptional 67,5-meter mast constructed by Hall Spars.

Superyacht Sojana and part of the supermaxi fleet Photo credit RolexCarlo Borlenghi

2012 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup to start in less than one month

August 17, 2012

Written by zuzana

Running from September 2 to 8, the 2012 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup is to kick off in less than one month. This year’s 23rd edition will be marked by the competitive premiere of the 164ft sailing yacht Better Place as well as the 216ft superyacht Hetairos.

MYS 2011

2012 annual Monaco Yacht Show Summer Party a Great Success

July 10, 2012

Written by zuzana

June 19 saw the annual Monaco Yacht Show Summer Party at the famed Fairmont Hotel, with the presence of plenty of superyacht industry members, coming to speak about the MYS 2012. This year’s event will exhibit such jewels as the Benetti’s megayacht Diamonds are Forever or the sailing yacht Vertigo by Alloy and many others.

Wally 164 sailing yacht Better Place - Photo by Monica Palloni

Wally Yachts launches the world’s largest sloop in carbon fiber – superyacht Better Place

May 09, 2012

Written by zuzana

Wally 164 sailing yacht Better Place by Wally Yachts has been recently launched in Ancona, Italy. Boasting the most advanced carbon fiber construction technology, this spendid vessel easily sleeps 10 guests and a crew of 9 professionals.

Wally 164 sailing yacht Better Place at ISA Yachts Photo by Monica Palloni

Wally 164 sailing yacht Better Place to be launched soon

May 07, 2012

Written by zuzana

Following the stepping of her 67.5m carbon mast by Hall Spars, the 50m superyacht Better Place by Wally Yachts is now expected to be launched in a few days in Ancona, Italy.

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