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What’s on deck - upcoming boat shows

Summer, Fall and Winter upcoming boat shows



A new attitude

New sailboats at the fall shows feature design trends from racing.

A new boat show season is upon us and with it comes a strong crop of new sailboats.



A new world order

Builders are descending on the fall boat shows with a fresh lineup of cutting-edge powerboats.

New boats are back in town. Builders will come to the fall and winter shows armed with more truly new models than we’ve seen since the Great Recession.



Bertram 31

Bertram 31

The wraparound flybridge mimics the windshield below, and the swept-up bow and easy sheer make their way aft to a long, low-slung cockpit and a tumblehome transom. The Bertram 31 looks just as good today as it did 51 years ago, when it burst on the scene and changed powerboating forever.

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When the America’s Cup World Series pulled into Newport, it wasn’t the 12 Meters of yesteryear battling on the racecourse

The AC45 catamarans can sail at double the wind speed and make for some exciting racing action.Old salts may find it hard to believe that it had been 29 years since the America’s Cup took over Newport, R.I., but the sailing spectacle drew nearly 60,000 people to the shores of Narragansett Bay earlier this summer.

This, however, was not Ted Turner’s America’s Cup.



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