Monaco Superyacht Show Review: Top fun, Tenders and Toys
The 125 one-of-a-kind superyachts and luxury charter yachts might have stolen the limelight in Port Hercules during this year’s Monaco Yacht Show, but the supertenders, personal water craft and yacht toys also captured our imagination.
Show organisers stated the new section reflects the demands of a new, younger charter clientele for whom entertainment is a leading factor in the choice of a mega yacht for their sailing or motor yacht charter vacation.
Check out the sensational batch of new tenders and toys that will exist purely to enhance your luxury mega yacht charter experience and make your vacation afloat even more memorable!
Experience the thrill of flying above the water with this electric surfboard. Great for use on rivers, lakes and just about any body of water. The Lift eFoil features a silent electric motor that requires no wind, waves, paddles or towing to function, and its designers say most people pick it up within 10 minutes.
Video iBubble, is the first autonomous and wireless underwater drone. The iBubble amera follows your underwater outings, filming your encounters with marinelife and showing those on the surface your adventures in full living colour.
This amazing electric surfboard boasts an electric engine which pumps out 15 horsepower, around 34 mph (55kmh), takes an hour to fully charge and delivers 40 minutes of high speed fun. German-made, it's the fastest jet surfboard in the world.
Nautibuoy has created superb multi-functional inflatable platforms, popular with guests and crew. Ideal as a launching pad for toys and tenders, sun lounge for chilling and for crew, to access the hull of the superyacht for cleaning and repairs, the Nautibuoy has an application to suit everyone.
The Super Yacht Sub 3 model is the most compact and light-weight three-person submarine ever built. Versatile, smart and capable with a design that will satisfy the highest expectations of discerning superyacht owners. Its ground breaking pressure hull design provides a virtually unimpeded view so everyone on board can marvel at the hidden secrets of the deep.
From teens to adults, everybody can master the Flyboard Pro – the next generation of personal watersports equipment that has you flying above the water. With a simple and sturdy connection to a jetski or personal water craft, Zapata's hydroflyers can have you shooting skywards in four forms – hoverboard, jetpack, flyboard and soon to launch, the Flyride.
As well as displaying their range of subs, Triton unveiled its collaboration with Aston Martin. Named Project Neptune, a $4 million limited-edition submarine, which it hopes will "redefine luxury" in this segment. Triton subs are used by commercial, scientific and recreational markets, prized for their versatility, high-tech construction and customizable designs.
SEAmagine is a leading designer and manufacturer of small personal submarines and submersibles for yachts and professionals with over 12,000 dives accumulated by its existing fleet. The company produces small personal submarines and private submersibles with depths ranging from 150 meters to 1500 meters deep. All personal subs are based on the company's patented submarine technology that provides excellent surface stability as well as superior underwater performance.
Seakart 335 is a unique hybrid combining the speed and excitement of a jet ski with the safety and comfort of an inflatable boat. This recreational craft is ideal for a family wanting a fun weekend tender or a yacht owner looking for a cross between an entertaining watercraft and a tender.
The Seakart 335 allows you to access beaches easily, navigate by night safely, and stop for swimming breaks whenever the mood strikes. Its powerful jet engine makes the Seakart incredibly versatile, allowing you to operate it in shallow or deep waters. It might be small, but it's an aggressive craft offering boating without limits.
The Seabob F5 S is the ultimate high-performance craft. Weighing just 34kg, it offers extremely good handling and its driving performance is second to none. The Seabob F5 S boasts an impressive propulsive force of 680 newtons. The E-Jet Power System is controlled in 6 power levels. These gears of the Seabob F5 S allow you to glide along at a relaxed pace in a low gear or, for more ambitious high-speed driving, switch up to 6th gear. Ideal for the adventurous divers and watersports enthusiasts, and equally, charter guests who are less confident swimmers who would benefit from the Seabob for support.
Carbon craft Turbo-jet tender
Whether it's a relaxing day of fun in the sun or an afternoon of shopping at your port of call, the Carbon Craft 110 combines superb comfort with outstanding versatility and promises to deliver a stable, dry ride, with seating for five and a top speed of 38 knots (44 mph/70kph). It boasts carbon fiber construction, full walk-around cockpit, bow center console with cup-holder, waters edge swim platform and high freeboard for safety and aesthetic appeal.
The new Scorpion Silurian aims to revolutionise the tender and chase boat market, with its high performance hull providing great handling, comfortable dry ride and good all-round performance, and with more space and greater passenger capacity. With a possible top speed close to 60 knots and a potential range of over 300nm, it's available in outboard, inboard or water-jet versions. The new Silurian sets new standards in stability with testing proving she is one of the most secure RIBs in the world.
For more information about the water toys that our luxury charter yachts have on board please contact one of the specialists at the Luxury Charter Group.
Posted October 15, 2017 Yachting & Industry News
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