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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.


Boatshed Cowes Doubles in Size in a Year and launches new office

Boatshed Cowes Doubles in Size in a Year and launches new office

Friday, 05 December 2008

The owner of Boatshed Cowes, Frank Gelder, will be opening a new office in Yarmouth on 20th December. This second office, which will run in conjunction with his existing business in Clarence Boatyard, will offer boat owners in the west of the Island more choice when it comes to yacht brokerage.

Boatshed Falmouth meets the Emirates boating crowd

Boatshed Falmouth meets the Emirates boating crowd

Sunday, 30 November 2008

Last week Steve from Boatshed Falmouth called in on the inaugural Emirates Boatshow in Abu Dhabi.

Sail, Power and Watersports Show and BoatBid - a formidable team

Sail, Power and Watersports Show and BoatBid - a formidable team

Saturday, 29 November 2008

Day three of the Sail, Power and Watersports Show ended in celebratory fashion with a combined Fizz @ Five, Royal Marine Commando Display and live music on the main stage. The event was attended by hundreds of visitors and exhibitors and entertainment was provided by 8 burly young men throwing themselves around in an unarmed combat display.

Boatshed Babes Throw Themselves Off the Side of a Building

Boatshed Babes Throw Themselves Off the Side of a Building

Friday, 28 November 2008

Today's news from the Sail, Power and Watersports Show is that the Boatshed Babes, Sarah and Caroline, both decided to help the cause by throwing themselves over the side of the Earls Court Exhibition centre.

Fast and furious with BoatBid

Fast and furious with BoatBid

Thursday, 27 November 2008

Day 2 of the world's biggest boat auction and the bids keep on coming in at BoatBid.com! At many points during the day, all the phone lines were busy, the team were all on their laptops and the visitors kept coming - the BoatBid crew are expert multi-taskers.

BoatBid - Day One, interview with Neil Chapman

BoatBid - Day One, interview with Neil Chapman

Wednesday, 26 November 2008

As the first day of bidding comes to an end, we thought it would be interesting to catch up with Neil Chapman, MD at Boatshed.com to find out how the auction is panning out.

Boatshed in Vegas

Boatshed in Vegas

Wednesday, 19 November 2008

"Any opportunity to network" is one of the Boatshed buzz phrases. This week members of the Boatshed team are in at the deep-end with the USA's largest boat dealers.

Vendee Globe begins 2008

Vendee Globe begins 2008

Saturday, 08 November 2008

After a night of wondering what the weather was to be for the start of the Vendee Globe Challenge Sunday saw a unsettled sky in Les Sables d'olonne.

Vendee Globe 2008

Vendee Globe 2008

Saturday, 08 November 2008

As you sit down to that Saturday breakfast one of the things you probably won't be thinking about is taking off on a sailboat around the world, non-stop, with yourself as company and crew!

BoatBid Catalogue LIVE

BoatBid Catalogue LIVE

Tuesday, 04 November 2008

The world’s largest boat auction is being staged at the Sail, Power & Watersports Show 2008 at Earls Court and the catalogue of boats for sale is now LIVE on the BoatBid.com website. From an historic Royal Yacht through to family cruisers, 100 boats will be auctioned live at the Show starting on 26th November and running through to Sunday 30th November.

Boatshed in Seattle

Boatshed in Seattle

Sunday, 02 November 2008

Boatshed.com, the world’s largest yacht brokerage expands again across the opening its 3rd west coast office in Seattle. This now gives this UK based company 30 offices in total across the USA and over 70 worldwide locations since Boatshed.com was launched 10 years ago by Neil & Mandy Chapman in Wales.

Boatshed.com ranked in the top 10

Boatshed.com ranked in the top 10

Thursday, 30 October 2008

In recognition of the Boatshed.com website outstanding performance, Hitwise presented Boatshed.com with a Hitwise Top 10 Website Award for the quarter ending July - September 2008.

Adriatic Boat Show

Adriatic Boat Show

Thursday, 16 October 2008

"Nice and warm in Croatia this time of year !"

Rock Party

Rock Party

Wednesday, 15 October 2008

Nothing like an excuse for a party and the team at Boatshed Gibraltar do know how to throw a good one!

Croatia – New Boatshed, New Boat Show, New Prototype!

Croatia – New Boatshed, New Boat Show, New Prototype!

Thursday, 09 October 2008

Exhibiting at the exciting new Adriatic Boat Show from 15th -19th October on Stand 2/17 will be an equally exciting new Boatshed office – Boatshed Dalmatia. Finally, Croatia now has its very own special brand of yacht brokers. Based in Zadar and covering the beautiful Dalmatian coast, Boatshed Dalmatia is one of Boatshed’s newest stars and developing fast.

New office opens - Boatshed Gibraltar

New office opens - Boatshed Gibraltar

Tuesday, 07 October 2008

You are invited to celebrate the launch of a new office for Boatshed.

Plymouth New Office

Plymouth New Office

Saturday, 27 September 2008

The sunshine in September heralded a glorious start to one of the best evenings at Shore Store boat yard in Plymouth this year.

Vendee Globe Prep

Vendee Globe Prep

Wednesday, 24 September 2008

If Open 60 or Vendee Globe does not mean much ? Watch this first The most inspiring 5 minutes you'll have this week!!!

Friday at the Southampton Boat Show

Friday at the Southampton Boat Show

Saturday, 20 September 2008

Another crackingly lovely day at the PSP Southampton Boat Show for Boatshed (Stand C53) with prize winners, Fizz, boats, boats and more boats.