Welcome To The Floating Log Hut Resort, Tehri Lake, Uttarakhand

Team West Coast Marine Yacht Services Pvt Ltd is proud to be associated with the “Floating Log Hut Resort” in Tehri Lake, Uttarakhand, India. The only one of its kind of property in India, this resort is anchored in the beautiful Tehri lake which is at an elevation of 5500 feet above main sea level,…

Amazing Victory At The 36th Seabird National Sailing Championship 2018

The 36th Seabird National Sailing Championship 2018 was held on the 21st and 22nd of April 2018 in the Mumbai Harbour, off Gateway of India. The event was organised by the National Seabird Class Association of India in collaboration with the Royal Bombay Yacht Club and the Bombay Sailing Association. Sailors from the Colaba Sailing Club…

Sailing For Children Gaining Popularity

Sailing is not hard. Sailing demands discipline and alertness, qualities that few schools or after school activities can really teach children today. When sailing, children learn to appreciate and respect the forces of nature and see how the earth really works and understand how we, as humans, must protect it. They learn to rely on…

Freight And Project Cargo Forwarding With Ace Trading & Logistics

Ace Trading & Logistics is an independent, privately owned company, which has been active in the international market. The company boasts of an all-round expertise in the field of Freight and Project Cargo Forwarding, with a core competency in the end-to-end movement of Heavy Lift and ODCs. The company also offers ship support services and…

Go Green with Natural Boat Cleaning Solutions

Keeping your boat clean is important but many boat cleaning products can be toxic and harm your boat as well as the environment and marine life. Fortunately, natural options are available to protect your boat and the waters it travels through. Green cleaning alternatives have been accepted all over and there are lots of good…

Pontoon Boats – Ideal For Family Outings On The Backwaters!

Pontoon boats, widely known as party boats are perfect for a boat party or yacht charters along backwaters as they are large on space and easy on speed. Pontoon boats are great for sight-seeing, people can sit back, relax and have a great time on the water. Some pontoon boats are built with extra tubes…

Dazzling Yacht: Restoring the Shine to Fiberglass

The outer surface of a fiberglass boat is normally a special resin called gelcoat. Gelcoat has little structural value – the underlying laminates of resin-saturated glass fabric provide that but gelcoat protects the hull and gives it its color and shine. When the gelcoat was originally sprayed into the hull mold, it-like any gel-took on…

Checkpoints While Dry Docking Your Boat

With boating season winding down, it’s time to start thinking about protecting your valuable investment. As with many things, the amount of time and effort you are willing to invest in maintaining your boat will have a definite impact on your boat’s performance next season. With proper investment now, you’ll save time, effort and even…

Caring For Your Sails

Caring for your sails ashore will maximise the life of your sail afloat. Before you store sails for an extended period you should prepare them correctly and inspect them for damage. We recommend that your sails should be serviced, washed and dried at the end of the season. Cleaning Sails • Clean sails on a…

7 Ways To Prevent Seasickness While Boating

“Mal de mer” is a common problem offshore and can spoil the most pleasant cruises. Here’s an overview on common measures against it. 1.) Mind your diet before you fall ill: Seasickness is not directly concerned with any type of diet, but feeling generally fit and healthy is. Avoid heavy meals before and during your…

Man Overboard – What To Do Next?

Falling overboard is one of the greatest fears experienced sailors have while making a passage on their boats. While newcomers to sailing may think falling overboard is no big deal, given the relatively slow speed that a sailboat is traveling, in reality it is often a life or death situation and many sailors have died…

Going GREEN with Electrical OUTBOARDS

Torqeedo Travel 503/1003 is ideal for Tenders, Dinghies & Daysailors. It has integrated lithium-manganese high performance battery, weight from 11.4 kg (25 lbs), it is foldable, fits into waterproof travel pack and its power is comparable to 2 HP gasoline outboard! The revolutionary boat drive: ultra lightweight, ultra mobile & ultra strong, the foldable Torqeedo…

Visiting A Boat Show? Here Are Some Tips!

Experts agree the best time to buy a boat is during the off-season. They also agree that boat shows are great opportunities for boaters to get special deals and incentives on new boats, as well as meet dealers and manufacturers. If you aren’t in the market to buy a boat yet, just have fun and…

When Is The Best Time To Buy A Boat?

One question most boaters ask is: When is the best time to buy a boat? The answer: The best time to buy a boat is during the off-season, according to experts across the boating industry. Conversely, the best time to sell a boat is at the beginning of boating season when demand is high. According…

Transumers: Buyers Of Charters & Fractional Yacht Ownership

Consumers Invest in Assets, Transumers Invest in Experiences! Wealthy people today do not only invest in assets- but in experiences. Experience is becoming more important than ownership. ‘Fractional ownership’ is a shared-ownership structure that allows people to buy only part of a costly item. Today there are many ways to have a fractional lifestyle. One such…

Decoding the Lifestyle of Luxury

Like so much else in modern life, luxury seems to have slipped its moorings! Once upon a time we knew where we were. Luxuries were what the monarchy and aristocracy consumed: houses in the country, staff to serve you, big cars, weekends in the South of France, caviar and champagne and gold plated taps… What…

Why A Boat And Not A Car !

“Sailing must be the most underrated sport of all time. Although it does not have the instant gratification of motorized sport sought by adrenaline junkies or the forced mate-ship of team games, sailing has long term rewards that far exceed either. Non-sailors seem to view sailing with suspicion as some mysterious art-form that must be…