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Bavaria Yachts announces new sales record

17/02/2017

Bavaria Yachts announces a new sales record at the beginning of the new exhibition season. Including the after show business, more than 160 yachts were sold at the boot Düsseldorf in January 2017.
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Best Of boot Düsseldorf 2017 - A highlight video review

07/02/2017

The boot Düsseldorf 2017 was a show of superlatives. Exciting highlights and great emotions awaited the boot visitors. But look by yourself, in our video review...
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boot Düsseldorf 2017 - Nine days to remember

29/01/2017

Messe Düsseldorf CEO Werner Dornscheidt is delighted: “boot is in great shape!” His conclusion in Düsseldorf on Sunday: “There was a vibrant feel about the halls throughout the nine days. Good sales and a party atmosphere were the outstanding features of boot 2017.
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Winners of the first boot Düsseldorf Wave Masters

29/01/2017

In the women's competition, Janina Zeitler (17.25 points) won against Rosina Neuerer (15 points). In an exciting men's final, Simon Bitterlich at last carried the day against Lenny Weinhold...
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Good business and an exhilarating surfing party

25/01/2017

"With its unique combination of a business platform and a water sports event, boot Düsseldorf 2017 is strengthening its outstanding position on the world market”, explains Messe Düsseldorf CEO Werner Matthias Dornscheidt halfway through the trade fair.
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Motoryacht design trends - on show at boot 2017

21/01/2017

To an increasing extent, we experience mobility in surroundings that are customised to satisfy our personal requirements. This is exactly the direction in which motor boat design needs to develop as well!
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Join the 2nd International Breakfast Meeting at boot 2017

05/01/2017

The 2017 edition at Tuesday, 24 January will be divided into two thematic parts: getting newcomers on board and keeping elderly people on board...
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The new year starts off with a spectacular yacht transport at the boot Düsseldorf

05/01/2017

The new year at the fairground in Düsseldorf has begun with the spectacular arrival of seven large yachts on a 110 meter long pontoon on the river Rhine...
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Kick off for the "International boot Blue Water Workshop 2017"

24/11/2016

The boot Düsseldorf 2017 has a new highlight on its schedule: For the first time, round-the-world sailor Sönke Roever offers his successful "Blue Water Workshop" in English.
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Picture: © www.gpsspeedsurfing.com

Windsurfing:
Start of the third edition of the Dunkerbeck GPS Speed Challenge

03/06/2016

On the first of june was the official start of the third edition of the Dunkerbeck GPS Speed Challenge/ Speedsurfing World Championship.
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Picture: © Dunkerbeck GPS Speed Challenge

Windsurfing:
Dunkerbeck GPS Speed Challenge 2016 on Fuerteventura

06/04/2016

Organizers are proud to announce that they will be hosting the 2016 ISWC World Championship as part of the Dunkerbeck GPS Speed Challenge...
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Foto: © Messe Düsseldorf - ctillmann

boot 2017:
Exhibitor registration for the upcoming boot from April 2016 onwards

23/03/2016

The boot Düsseldorf exhibitor and marketing departments are already busy preparing the Messe Düsseldorf application documents...
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Williams vs. Canfield, Picture: © Robert Hajduk / WMRT

Sailing:
Ian Williams wins Monsoon Cup and sixth world title in Malaysia

02/02/2016

While Canfield was getting the better of his arch-rival in the pre-starts, once out of the blocks GAC Pindar was just coaxing maximum speed out of the FarEast 28R keelboat...
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Visitors at boot 2016 / Picture: © MD, ctillmann

boot 2016:
Full halls, satisfied faces, fun and action - half-time in Düsseldorf

28/01/2016

boot Düsseldorf is in top form this year: full halls, exhibitors with cheerful faces, plenty of fun and no end of different activities to enjoy...
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Visitors at boot 2016 / Picture: © MD, ctillmann

boot 2016:
Very successful start of boot Düsseldorf 2016

25/01/2016

On the first two days of the trade fair, a total of 80,120 boot enthusiasts crowded the 17 exhibition halls, attracted by the boot Düsseldorf motto "Experience 360° water sports"...
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Princess 30M / Picture: © princess.co.uk

boot 2016:
Princess Yachts with largest vessel on show in Düsseldorf

24/01/2016

Amongst an immense range of more than 1550 sailing boats and yachts, Princess Yachts is all set to impress at boot Düsseldorf 2016...
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Transport of DEY 24 / Picture: © drettmann-yachts.com

boot 2016:
Drettmann Explorer Yacht 24 arrives at boot Düsseldorf

14/01/2016

It was a massive effort for the logisticians to deliver the 175 ton luxury yacht, the largest vessel at boot Düsseldorf, safely from the shipyard to the fairground...
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Spindrift 2 / Picture: © spindrift-racing.com

Sailing:
Trimaran Spindrift 2 achieved second fastest time in history

12/01/2016

The trimaran Spindrift 2, skippered by Yann Guichard, has finished its first Jules Verne Trophy in 47 Days 10 Hours 59 Minutes, registering the second fastest time in history...
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World debuts at boot 2016 / Picture: © bavaria-yachtbau.com

boot 2016:
The entire World of Bavaria at boot Düsseldorf in Hall 15 and 17

04/01/2016

The second largest shipyard for yachts in the world will be showcasing its entire product range of catamarans, sailing yachts and motor boats on an area of 3,800 square metres...
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Picture: © rolexsydneyhobart.com

Sailing:
Balance declared winner of 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

02/01/2016

Jim Clark and Kristy Hinze-Clark’s maxi Comanche pulled off an incredible feat, taking line honours in the 71st edition of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race...
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