Fox’s Yacht Sales Newsletter 2016

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Wishing all Fox’s Yacht Sales customers Season’s Greetings and Best Wishes for 2016. We are pleased to publish our current Newsletter, with news and events from FYS. Please download here »    FYS Newsletter Winter 2016

CHRISTMAS OPENING HOURS                                             FYS 25 years

Closing 12:00   Weds 23 December 2015

Open 10:00 am – 4:00 pm        29 December 2015

Open 10:00 am – 4:00 pm        30 December 2015

Re-Open Monday 4 January 2016

Also don’t forget to visit FYS @ London Boat Show, stand A130 at London Excel until Sunday 17 January 2016.

 

London Boat Show 2016

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LONDON International Boat Show

London Excel | Royal Victoria Dock

8 – 17 January 2016 Stand number: A130

View the Oceanis 35 | Oceanis 38 | Oceanis 45 | Oceanis 48

Powerboats on display:

Gran Turismo 40

NEW SWIFT Trawler 30 | SWIFT Trawler 44

View the stunning Monte Carlo MC4 and MC5   See Monte Carlo Chapter 2

Outboard boats on display:

Antares 780 | Antares 880 | Barracuda 7 | Flyer 7.7

Visit London Boat Show and meet the Team from Fox’s Yacht Sales, who will be present on the BENETEAU stand (A130) throughout the event.

Look out for Boat Show special deals from Fox’s Yacht Sales!

The London International Boat Show is open daily 8 – 17 January 2016 from 10:00am – 6:00pm with late evening on Thursday 14 January 2016 until 8:00pm.

Paris Boat Show 2015

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Visit Paris Boat Show to see the Première of the Gran Turismo 46 and a superb selection from the Beneteau range.

Salon Nautique International de Paris
5 to 13 Dec. 2015 | Paris – Porte de Versailles


SAILING YACHTS – Hall 1 : C42

First 25

Oceanis 31 | Oceanis 35 | Oceanis 38 | NEW Oceanis 41.1 | Oceanis 45 |

Oceanis 48 | Oceanis 60

 

POWERBOATS – Hall 4: A08/B18

NEW Gran Turismo 40 | NEW Gran Turismo 46 | Gran Turismo 49 Fly

Monte Carlo 4 | Monte Carlo 5

NEW Swift Trawler 30 | Swift Trawler 44

Antares 6.80 | Antares 7.80

Barracuda 7 | NEW Barracuda 8

Flyer 5.5 SPACEdeck | Flyer 5.5 SUNdeck
Flyer 6.6 SPACEdeck | Flyer 6.6 SUNdeck
Flyer 7.7 SPACEdeck | Flyer 7.7 SUNdeck | Flyer 7.7 SPORTdeck
NEW Flyer 8.8 SPACEdeck | NEW Flyer 8.8 SUNdeck

 

 

FYS Autumn Open Weekend

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FOX’S YACHT SALES AUTUMN OPEN WEEKEND 23 -25 October 2015

Over 40 Brokerage boats available to view – SAIL AND MOTOR on site @ Fox’s Marina, Ipswich

Download list of yachts here – FYS Autum Boat Show List 15

Fox’s Marina & Boatyard on site to discuss your requirements

Dolphin Sails available for sail and cover quotes

RNLI boats on display

Further information please call: + 44 (0) 1473 694 694 – Visit FYS at Fox’s Marina Ipswich, IP2 8NJ

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FYS @ Southampton Boat Show

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Visit Fox’s Yacht Sales at Southampton Boat Show onboard the Beneteau yachts and Motorboats.

11- 20 SEPTEMBER 2015

Mayflower Park, SO15 1AG

SAILING BOATS ON DISPLAY STAND NO: F016

Oceanis 31 | Oceanis 35 | Oceanis 38 | Oceanis 41 | Oceanis 45 | Oceanis 48

Oceanis 55 on display in the Marina

POWERBOATS ON DISPLAY MARINA BERTHS: M158A /M537/M540 – M 549

MC 5 | NEW GT 40 | Swift Trawler 34 & 44

Barracuda 7

Antares 30 Fly inboard

Antares 680 | Antares 780 | Antares 880

Flyer 6.6 SUNdeck | Flyer 7.7 SPACEdeckSBS 2015

 

 

Results FYS Beneteau Owners Weekend 15

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16th FOX’S YACHT SALES BENETEAU OWNERS WEEKEND 2015

Met by the forecast sunshine and South Westerly breeze, a fleet of 22 Beneteau’s from 21ft to 48ft lined up for the FYS 16th Annual Beneteau Owners Regatta on the East Coast in aid of the RNLI. Amongst the fleet were several newcomers to the Fox’s Yachts Sales event.

A short start line, (set on time!), between “Fox 1” and the Harwich Town SC buoy, with 12-14 knots of breeze, the competitors were keen to get cracking at 11.00hrs, apart from the usual late arrivals.

A one-sided beat saw the First 31.7 “Silver Gull” closely chased by the Oceanis 48 “Indulgence”, power up to Pennyhole with some well sailed smaller boats hanging on to their coat tails. A long, foul tide, run to Outer Ridge gave those with waterline length a chance to stretch their legs. The smaller boats split off to the finish from Outer Ridge whilst the larger boats went round an extra loop including Pye End and Pennyhole.

The smaller boat fleet was led home by Chris Coggins in “Rattle and Hum” closely followed by the team on “Extra Old”. Special note should be made of the fleet within a fleet – The First 25’s had a great time racing together, with much place changing and all close to each other. The bigger boat fleet was led home by “Indulgence” with “Silver Gull” only 15 odd seconds behind and the First Class 10 “Shavonne” another minute or so further back.

At 13.40 the warning signal for the second race sounded with a slightly increased breeze of around 16-18knots. A competitive start with a short beam reach to Harwich Shelf made for a busy rounding before heading up the Stour. At this point the Thames Barge, “Melissa” decided to join in the fun. Surrounded by the fleet “Melissa” was luffed hard up the River Stour, which was not necessarily on their passage plan as they were trying to head up the Orwell!

Once again the smaller boats had a close race all the way back to the Royal Harwich and were led home by Derek and Jill on the First 310, “Extra Old”. The larger fleet had a longer course up the River Stour and by the time they were on the return trip the sea breeze had filled in. A fetch up to Shotley Spit in 25+ knots of breeze followed by a bit of a sleighride past Felixstowe and Levington gave all the crews massive grins. Line honours were hard fought and there were 3 boats overlapped at the finish, “Shavonne”, “Silver Gull” and “Indulgence” in that order, giving the Race Committee a bit of a headache.

After the timings for both races were entered into the complex (and secret) handicapping system the results were as follows:

OVERALL RESULTS

White Sail under 33′                                       White Sail over 33′
1.     Extra Old – First 310s                                       1. Shavonne – First Class 10 
2.    Enigma – First 211                                             2. Escapade – Oceanis 42cc        
3.     Rattle & Hum – First 300 Spirit                        3.  Silver Gull – First 31.7
4.     Scorpio – First 21.7                                           4. Indulgence – Oceanis 48    
5.    Gemini – First 25s

The Beneteau Owners Weekend is a fun event with the main aim of raising funds for the RNLI, whose valuable work saves lives at sea. The event raised over £1200 for this good cause. With thanks to all our Sponsors and supporters.

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FYS Beneteau Owners Weekend

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PLEASE NOTE THAT FYS OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON SATURDAY DUE TO BENETEAU OWNERS REGATTA.

FYS are delighted to have over 21 entries for the forthcoming Owners Weekend, to be held on Saturday 18 July 2015 at the RHYC. If you haven’t entered please download Entry Form here: 2015 FYS BOW

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CURRENT ENTRY LIST –  July 2015


WHITE SAIL UP TO 33ft

Boat Name                      Model

SCORPIO                         First 21.7

MALLARD                       First 21.7

ENIGMA                          First 211

GEMINI                            First 25s

LAZY DAYS                      First 25.7

GEM                                 First 25.7

LOUP DE MER                First 260 Spirit

RATTLE & HUM               First 300

MR BLUE SKY                  First 310

EXTRA OLD                      First 310s

OLYMPIA JANE                Oceanis 31

AXIS                                   Oceanis 331

 

WHITE SAIL OVER 33ft

Boat Name                       Model

SHURIG                             Oceanis 34 – tbc

SACRE COEUR                 Oceanis 34

ESPRIT                               Oceanis 35

UMBRIA                             Oceanis 36cc

BETHICCA                         Oceanis 411

ESCAPADE                        Ocenais 42CC

L’AUBERGE                      Oceanis 43

SHAVONNE                     First Class 10

SEASCAPE                       393

SILVER GULL                 First 31.7

INDULGENCE                   Oceanis 48  

 

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Boat Name                     Model

TOMORA                        Trawler 34

STRATAGEM                  Oceanis 44cc

SERENITY                       Oceanis 34

DRAGONFLY GB           Oceanis 34

 


With thanks to our Sponsors and Supporters.

 

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Supporting the RNLI       RNLI-LOGO

FYS @ East Anglian Boat Show

FYS @ EAST ANGLIAN BOAT SHOW | Saturday 20 & Sunday 21 June 2015

Woolverstone Marina, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 1AS

Fox’s Yacht Sales are proud to be presenting the

NEW BENETEAU Oceanis 35 | First 35  | Antares 7.80 | Barracuda 7

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Fox’s Yacht Sales Offices will also be open at

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displaying over 40 Brokerage and New boats. View our current listing at: http://www.foxsyachts.co.uk/used-boats/

Call Fox’s Yacht Sales on + 44 (0) 1473 694 694 for further details.

 

 

 

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SATURDAY 18 JULY 2015

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In aid of the RNLI 

We are delighted to announce after last year’s success, the 16th Beneteau Owners Regatta, and invite all Beneteau Owners to enter.  Donations to the RNLI would be welcomed with your entry.

To be held at the Royal Harwich Yacht Club. We will have two light-hearted “races” on the Saturday, the first race will be around Dovercourt Bay, followed by a passage race finishing at the Royal Harwich Yacht Club, River Orwell.

 

PRIZES UP FOR GRABS!!!

For the combined results of the two “races” on handicap

WHITE SAIL CLASSES   (Mainsail & Headsail)

Class 1 – Up to 33ft              1st/ 2ndon Handicap

Class 2 – 34ft & over            1st /2nd on Handicap

SPIRIT OF THE EVENT –       Given to the entrant who organisers consider typifies the spirit of the event.

 

If you would like to enter the Beneteau Owners Weekend, please download the Entry Form 2015 FYS BOW  or please contact us at: info@foxsyacht.co.uk