June 10, 2019
The call goes out to the luxury leisure yacht industry to do its part to support a worthwhile community cause Save the date: Friday, August 9, 2019, 5:30 – 10:30 p.m. Newport Shipyard Did you cry when your mom sent you off to summer camp? Did you trade away the crumbly ginger snaps she packed
February 4, 2019
“It’s the perfect destination for chartering a boat!” writes Emmanuel van Deth. “The archipelago is made up of immense lagoons separated by dozens of miles. It’s when sailing between them that you will feel the ocean swell and the sea breeze. Other than that you will find yourself sailing on giant swimming pool.” Deth’s article,
January 7, 2019
Teamwork! Teamwork! Teamwork! People are always looking for ways to connect with each other. Have you ever considered the advantages of connecting with friends and co workers while racing aboard a sailboat in a regatta? It’s a hands-on experience that’s memorable for all the right reasons: sun, fun, focus, and a dose of sweat. Any
October 26, 2018
You want to charter a yacht but don’t understand the process. Or you want to buy a yacht and you just don’t know where to begin. Fortunately for you, brokers from charter leader Nicholson Yachts are headed to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 31 October – 4 November 2018 to answer all your hefty
June 19, 2018
If the phones are ringing and we don’t get to them right away, please be patient! Team Nicholson (above, left: president Karen Kelly Shea and charter and brokerage associate Julia Towne) is helping its fleet shine for brokers, central agents, and other admirers who are scoping out boats to book luxury crewed yacht vacations.
May 15, 2018
Nicholson Yachts takes the lead in the charter industry with the Clean Seas Pledge The VOLVO Ocean Race fleet has made landfall in Newport, Rhode Island, the only North American stopover in the grueling global sailing competition. The Race Village at scenic Fort Adams State Park is open to the public, free of charge,
April 18, 2018
Nicholson partner Onshore Cellars debuts ICONIC, a primer of the 100 most recommended wines to have aboard on charter, at the 30th MYBA Charter Show 23 – 26 April 2018 in Barcelona. ICONIC has been put together by the Onshore Cellars team and is a list of their top 100 producers following years of experience
February 20, 2018
Fresh breezes and 360-degree views await you aboard TOHORA The addition of the 542 Nautitech S/Y TOHORA to Nicholson Yachts charter management has boosted the multihulls sector of the fleet. The yacht and crew will debut at the Newport Charter Yacht Show in Rhode Island June 18 – 21, 2018; from there TOHORA is available
October 20, 2017
Great news from the newest Nicholson Yachts partner. Congratulations, Dave Norton and Lemon&Line! NEWPORT, R.I. OCTOBER 18, 2017 — The distinctive hand-crafted rope and metal bracelets made with authentic marine-grade materials by Lemon & Line of Newport, Rhode Island, have been chosen as the official jewelry accessory for the 2017-2018 Volvo Ocean Race. Lemon &
October 17, 2017
We know you want to be informed about your favorite tropical destinations. Find the latest status updates from the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association about the islands here.
September 28, 2017
Besides setting up relief funds for storm-struck Caribbean islands, Hank Schmitt’s Offshore Passage Opportunities is looking for individuals willing to crew to the battered region to deliver supplies and gear for damaged boats and their owners. “It’s a great opportunity to help others while expanding your bluewater sailing resume,” says Schmitt, OPO founder. Sign up
June 28, 2017
OHP Fundraising Party Hosted by Newport Shipyard on June 30th As Rhode Island’s Official Sailing Educational Vessel, Oliver Hazard Perry‘s mission is to provide innovative, empowering education-at-sea programs that promote personal and professional growth. With past voyages to Cuba and Bermuda, the possibilities are endless on the 200-foot tall ship! Celebrate OHP’s mission by attending
May 8, 2017
Showcasing a variety of yachts available to charter in New England, the Newport Charter Yacht Show will return to the Newport Shipyard in June Renowned for the pristine stretches of sandy beaches, captivating scenery and the charming colonial towns, Rhode Island plays host to the world yachting capital of Newport. The beautiful, sheltered harbor of Newport
May 3, 2017
Bring your crew and sail in one of New England’s Classic Yacht Regattas! Summer in New England is unparalleled. From the rugged bays and sandy beaches to the colorful lighthouses and captivating sunsets, there is nowhere else to be. New England in the summertime serves as the ideal platform for a variety of outdoor activities. From hiking
April 13, 2017
Celebrate Earth Day in Newport, Rhode Island! When people think of Newport, Rhode Island, images of super yachts, pristine beaches, and luxurious mansions usually come to mind; but did you know that Newport is one of the most environmentally-friendly towns in New England? From weekly trash clean-ups to officially banning the use of plastic bags,
April 10, 2017
April 21st- Second Season of the Newport Harbor Trash Skimmers Join the City of Newport, Clean Ocean Access and the 11th Hour Racing on Friday, April 21st at 10 a.m. for the launch of the second season of the Newport Harbor Trash Skimmers at Perrotti Park, located at 1 Long Wharf, Newport, RI. The event
March 16, 2017
Newport, Rhode Island scheduled to host the Volvo Ocean Race in 2018 Known as the ultimate ocean marathon, the 2017-2018 Volvo Ocean Race will be featuring 45,000 nautical miles- making it the longest distance in the race’s history. With three times as much Southern Ocean sailing as in the previous edition, the race will begin
March 13, 2017
NICHOLSON YACHTS JOINS WITH TENNIS ELITE AND NATIONAL SPONSORS FOR THE 2017 VOLVO CAR OPEN IN CHARLESTON, SC For the fourth year in a row, Nicholson Yachts will be joining elite sponsors such as Volvo Cars, the Tennis Channel, Antigua Performance Apparel, and Verizon as the Volvo Car Open welcomes the world’s top women’s tennis
January 13, 2017
With just three days to go until the start of the 2017 Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series, Bridgetown, Barbados is starting to fill up with a stream of visitors! This year marks the 81st year of the race, leaving 14 established records up for grabs. If the records are broken, the winners will receive
December 12, 2016
Front row access to the races available through Nicholson Yachts. We will be offering a unique way to view history in the making! Five yachts are available for charter during the America’s Cup! For more information, contact us by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone +1 401-849-0344 The Boats: The America’s Cup Class (ACC) boats that
October 25, 2016
The America’s Cup teams are gearing up for their last chance to put points on the board before the finals in Bermuda next June. This event will take place on November 18th and will be held in Fukuoka, Japan. Not only will this be SoftBank Team Japan’s first time racing at home, it will be
October 19, 2016
With less than a month away, Election Day is creeping up! This may be our one and only political post, but if there is one thing Democrats and Republicans can both agree on it is the fact that this election has been truly exhausting! Exhausting to the point where you need to escape the reality
October 14, 2016
If you plan on traveling by plane this holiday season, you’re not alone. Airports are packed and lines are long. Here are a few pointers to help alleviate stress so you can arrive full of holiday spirit!
September 7, 2016
Island Moving Co. Performs on Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry
August 26, 2016
The start of a new American Industry
August 12, 2016
With over 600 exhibitors, this is an event you won’t want to miss!
August 12, 2016
Toulon- America’s Cup only stop in the Mediterranean
August 4, 2016
IDA LEWIS DISTANCE RACE August 19th-August 20th Friday, August 19, 2016 will mark the twelfth edition of the Ida Lewis Distance Race.
February 19, 2016
SINGAPORE YACHT SHOW – April 7-10, 2016 The Singapore Yacht Show is an exclusive event with some of the world’s finest superyacht and international yacht brands held at the award-winning ONE°15 Marina Club.
February 17, 2016
ANTIGUA SAIL WEEK 2016 April 23-29, 2016 Antigua Sailing Week features seven days of fantastic, competitive, Caribbean sailing.
February 16, 2016
Nicholson Yachts will be attending The Annual Spring British Virgin Island (BVI) Charter Yacht Show.