Luther Vandross – Never Too Much (1981)

30th of June 2016

Luther Vandross

AMELS’ “Here Comes The Sun” 83m (272 ft) Motoryacht Launched in Vlissingen

30th of June 2016

Amels here comes the sun launchAmels here comes the sun moored

Photos courtesy of AMELS. First Limited Edition 272 launched today in Vlissingen. Tim Heywood exterior design.

Largest boat ever built by AMELS, both in length and volume (2,827 Gross Tons). Delivery at the end of 2016.

Video of her launch by Omroep Zeeland. Price / cost estimate of HERE COMES THE SUN: 140 million Euros

Hull of this LE272 arrived at the yard in January of 2015

Christo’s Floating Piers – Lago D’Iseo Italy

29th of June 2016

Christo   Fantastic project, but quite busy, maybe best to go very early or late Bright Video

AMELS / DAMEN YS5009 Fast Yacht Support Vessel

29th of June 2016

Amels 5009 hangar Amels 5009YS5009 Amels 80pc

The first YS5009 will debut at the 2016 Monaco Yacht Show. Available in several versions: dive, heli, sailing yacht support,

XL tenders or hangar. Currently four YSV’s under construction, three (69 – 71.5m) of which will be delivered in 2017.

YS5009: 55.3m or 181 ft, Gross Tonnage: 465 GT. Max speed / cruise: 22 / 16 kn

AMELS Yacht Support Vessels

PRIDE 2002 – Don Frye vs Yoshihiro Takayama

29th of June 2016

PRIDE Fighting Championships    The Freddie Mercury of MMA: Don Frye

Very impressive fight, even 14 years later. In PRIDE (And K-1) drug testing was practically absent. Many fighters were

caught for using steroids and such at other events that were tested. For example Sapp, Hari, Overeem, Randleman etc.

But still, legendary TKO win for Frye. If they would film a 2016 version of Deliverance, Don Frye would have to

get Burt Reynolds’ role 🙂

Spiller ft Sophie Ellis Baxtor – Groovejet (1995)

28th of June 2016


Van Der Heijden Steel Yachts Launches 26m Motoryacht

28th of June 2016

Vanderheijden 26m BW

Photo courtesy of Gert Jan Buijs   According to the article in local newspaper Brabants Dagblad the yacht was built for

an English owner named Paul who previously had an 80m (262 ft) yacht. Because that large boat didn’t fit in most marinas

he switched to a much smaller one. Price / cost: 3 million Euros

Van Der Heijden Steel Yachts

Curtis Mayfield – Move On Up (1970)

27th of June 2016

Curtis Mayfield

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