They say on May Day Russians are divided into those who dig and those who drink. A yachting alternative is to go to Sochi and look for a boat for the new season. Here, on the territory of Sochi Grand Marina, from April 29 to May 2 for the fourth time will be held Sochi Yacht Show.
Traditionally one of the models of the Italian shipyard Overmarine will be a headliner of the boat show. Last year they brought Mangusta 105 to Russia for the first time. This year 28,3 m long Mangusta 92 will be moored in the Sochi Grand Marina.
Multifunctional bowrider Jeanneau Cap Camarat 6.5 BR will appeal to fans of wakeboarding.
Fans of speed will pay attention to the Cigarette 38 Top Gun and Cigarette 46 Rider XP. «Apart from already known on the Russian market», Sochi will host the only representative of the cult Italian brand Bruno Abbate - a classic offshore speedboat Primatist G43.
For admirers of stylish, immaculately finished gentlemen's boats Burevestnik Group holding will present the whole family of boats Chris-Craft headed by the fresh flagship Commander 44.
Completing the luxury powerboat segment are two Cobalt powerboats - R7 and 24 SD.
Yacht outfit and equipment will be available for purchase at «Yachtsman's shop». «For example, there's this one» « firing» at drones from Zara Aero, which blocks the control signal of the drone. ItBoat recently wrote about similar technology for the superyacht sector.
The main attraction of the boat show, like last year, will be the frigate «Chersonese» which will arrive in Sochi under its scarlet sails this time. As a treat the guests will be offered fresh oysters from the chef of the oyster bar «Cachalot».