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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.


Velux 5 Oceans wake up to Mother Nature

Velux 5 Oceans wake up to Mother Nature

Tuesday, 24 October 2006

The Velux 5 Oceans has begun in spectacular form with nature laying down the law from the outset. Mike Golding on Ecover reported 70 knots!

Route du Rhum kicks off Sunday 29th

Route du Rhum kicks off Sunday 29th

Monday, 23 October 2006

As if the Velux 5 Oceans race wasn't enough there will be a another international adrenalin fueled race starting in the beautiful Saint-Malo this Sunday.

Better living in Portugal

Better living in Portugal

Monday, 16 October 2006

The Boatshed Algarve team made a stir at the BLIP, Better Living in Portugal Exhibition in Portimao.

Great days in Annapolis

Great days in Annapolis

Monday, 09 October 2006

Boatshed.com have enjoyed five fantastic days on the stand at the International sail boat show.

Spectacular Southampton Boatshow for Boatshed

Spectacular Southampton Boatshow for Boatshed

Monday, 02 October 2006

The most successful boat show for Boatshed.com came to a close on the 24th September with some impressive statistics. Boatshed.com’s online registration total reached 105,000 and 987 bottles of champagne were consumed during Fizz @ Five on the Boatshed stand by some of the 117,000 visitors to the show.

Boatshed.com’s very eye-catching figure…..

Boatshed.com’s very eye-catching figure…..

Tuesday, 19 September 2006

After a rather successful party celebrating Boatshed’s new surroundings in Endeavour Quay and the first franchise opening in the USA, it would be entirely forgivable for Neil and Mandy Chapman, founders of Boatshed.com to be looking slightly the worse for wear. However it is 10am on the morning after – and instead of bleary eyes and that slightly creased forehead you get after a late night, they both have grins on their faces…..

Fizzy times in Southampton

Fizzy times in Southampton

Monday, 18 September 2006

Fizz at Five parties have become something of an institution at Boatshed.com.

Fizz at Five?

Fizz at Five?

Monday, 04 September 2006

Join us for Fizz at Five every night of the show Stand CO53

100,000 Boat fans!

100,000 Boat fans!

Saturday, 02 September 2006

Will it be YOU!

Cowes Maritime Museum, A MUST!

Cowes Maritime Museum, A MUST!

Tuesday, 01 August 2006

Our trip sailing to the Isle of Wight found sitting on the top deck of a double Decker bus bouncing our way down the windy roads from Yarmouth to Newport, to visit the Maritime museum. A day out on land to get away from Westerly force 6-7 hindering our progress to Guernsey.

Ode to Boatshed!

Ode to Boatshed!

Monday, 12 June 2006

We receive lots of nice letters of recommendation, but not many customers produce poetry! This "Ode to Boatshed" made us all chuckle here at Boatshed HQ

Holmatro takes line honours. Round the Island Race 2006

Holmatro takes line honours. Round the Island Race 2006

Tuesday, 06 June 2006

The Boatshed.com press team were out on the water to record the days proceedings for the JPMorgan Asset Management Round the Island Race.

Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 8 Start: Portsmouth

Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 8 Start: Portsmouth

Monday, 05 June 2006

The Volvo boats left with the tide from Portsmouth heading out towards the needles. The course is around the fastnet rock up the west coast of ireland, around Scotland back down southwards to Rotterdam.

Historic move for Boatshed.com

Historic move for Boatshed.com

Friday, 26 May 2006

Boatshed.com the innovative yacht brokers have opened yet another boat sales office! This time at the historic Camper and Nicholson's site in Gosport, England, now renamed "Endeavour Quay".

Dee Caffari - SETS NEW WORLD RECORD

Dee Caffari - SETS NEW WORLD RECORD

Sunday, 21 May 2006

Dee Caffari and her yacht Aviva, set off on the Aviva Challenge from the UK in October 2005, sailing single-handed, non-stop, around the world against the prevailing wind and currents.

Open 60 Temenos - SOLD to Japan

Open 60 Temenos - SOLD to Japan

Thursday, 04 May 2006

It is with great pleasure and excitement we announce the successful partnership of Boatshed.com and Owen Clarke Design (Ellen McArthur- Kingfisher), known as Boatshed Performance. The combining of the 2 forces has been instrumental in the sale of our first Open 60 to Kojiro Shiraishi of Ocean Biz ltd, Japan. Kojiro and Dominique Wavre, former skipper of ‘Temenos’ recently completed the deal for the sale of Temenos with Boatshed Performance brokering the deal.

Sprit of Tradition

Sprit of Tradition

Sunday, 30 April 2006

We all dream of sailing a classic yacht in the Caribbean, warm airs, endless elegance and every body admiring your boat.

Volvo Action

Volvo Action

Sunday, 30 April 2006

Timing they call it! Perhaps luck might be a better description under the circumstances.

Ruta de la Sal, Boatshed Barcelona

Ruta de la Sal, Boatshed Barcelona

Saturday, 22 April 2006

Boatshed Barcelona in the “Ruta de la Sal” 2006

Allegro 33

Allegro 33

Thursday, 13 April 2006

One of the great things about a Yacht Broker's job is the people and the boats you meet and the deep impressions that they leave behind !