Axopar 22 Showcase – 08.12.20

PBRTV proudly present the Axopar 22 Showcase Watch by tuning in to our Powerboat & RIB Facebook Page 7pm Tuesday 8th December 2020 https://www.facebook.com/powerboatandrib

Boating News Show

Episode 9 – The Boating News Show

Welcome to the Boating News Show. Coming up, we look at this week’s news from the world of boating , we reveal the winner of that incredible give away from last week – the SIMRAD Cruise GPS. We check out a cool little boat for under 5K, get some updates from the RNLI and check […]

Episode 8 – The Boating News Show

YOUR CHANCE TO WIN A SIMRAD CRUISE GPS IN THIS EPISODE! Welcome to Episode 8 of the Boating News Show. Brought to you every week by Powerboat & RIB, be it a little later than usual this week! We had some updates to the studio gear which took ages to sort on Friday, then we […]

Episode 7 – The Boating News Show

Welcome to the episode 7 of The Boating News Show, brought to you every week by Powerboat & RIB Magazine. Coming up, we look at this week’s news from the world of boating; we have yet another give away prize & announce the winners of those three weather handbooks to give away from last week; we check out […]

Episode 6 – The Boating News Show

Welcome to Episode 6 of The Boating News Show. Brought to you every week by Powerboat & RIB Magazine. Coming up, we look at this week’s news from the world of boating and we have yet another give away prize. We announce the winner of that fabulous Scanstrut give away from last week and we […]

Episode 5 – The Boating News Show

Welcome to Episode 5 of the Boating News Show. This weeks show is live and a jam packed episode! Learn just what it’s like to be in the cockpit of a high performance offshore race boat, and we hear news from Selva MarineSuzuki Marine UKHumber RibsRafnar MaritimeTB Maritime LimitedCockwellsScanstrut We reveal the winners of the Zhik dry bag & also the […]

Episode 4 – The Boating News Show

The Coolest Superyacht Toy | VHF Review | Give Away Prize We look at the coolest superyacht toy, check out the latest radios from Icom, have an awesome give away and check out this weeks news from the world of boating. WIN a years FREE berthing with MDL Marinas: https://www.mdlmarinas.co.uk/freeberth/ Brands included this week: https://www.kawasakiwatercraft.co.uk/ […]

TESTS & REVIEWS

Beneteau Flyer 7 SPACEdeck & SUNdeck

Alex Whittaker tests these two prime contenders for your money, side by side I saw my first Beneteau Flyer sometime late last century. She was full of riotous French waterskiers, making great progress just south of Perpignan. At the time, with her name written large in English on huge hull decals, I thought she was […]

Redbay 1150 – Twin Test

Jonathan Peers takes a brace of Redbay RIBs on a run to the wild and windswept Rathlin Island off Ireland’s northern coast and discovers there’s more to the new Redbay 1150 custom model than just an extra 50cm LOA! Ireland’s Redbay Boats have been producing their formidable Stormforce 11m Cabin RIB since 2001. With a […]

Rodman 1090

Greg Copp enjoys the reassuring experience of driving the latest craft in Rodman’s Cruiser Fisher range in ‘testing’ conditions … When writing about a Rodman you generally preach to the converted. These tough no-nonsense boats, in particular the Cruiser Fisher range, have remained largely unchanged for two decades, and for good reason. The latest in […]

Ring Ranger 25

Greg Copp sets out to discover whether Ring’s reputation for producing high-quality offshore powerboats has been maintained with their latest offering, the Ranger 25 … If you have a taste for fast offshore boats, you will be familiar with the name Ring. Established by powerboat racer Mike Ring in 1968, Rings would soon be setting […]

Selva D500

Simon Everett is a man who appreciates that small can often mean beautiful, and 5m boats were where RIBs began to make their mark and where their popularity was forged. Here, he tests the Italian builder Selva’s version of this tried-and-tested type and analyses not only the craft itself but its potential application and uses. […]

Scorpion Silurian

It may sport an all-black colour scheme that will see it disappear into the shadows come sundown, but as Dave Marsh discovered, this particular Scorpion Silurian RIB is no shrinking violet … The Scorpion Silurian is a big craft – 10.8m (35ft 5in) long and 3.25m (10ft 8in) wide to be precise – and with […]

VIDEOS

Jeanneau MF895 Marlin Offshore

Powerboat & RIB Magazine showcase the all new Jeanneau Merry Fisher Marlin 895 Offshore, powered by twin Yamaha 250 V6 Outboards. Does this boat offer both usable space for the family whilst also catering for the leisure fisherman? Let us know your thoughts. Make sure to like, subscribe and share this video if you like […]

Ring Ranger 25 Video Test

Greg Copp tests the ALL NEW Ranger 25 by Ring Powercraft. This 400HP Powerboat is designed from years of motorsport pedigree. Read the full article in issue 160 of Powerboat & RIB Magazine or online here https://www.powerboatandrib.com/2020/05/12/ring-ranger-25/

FEATURES

Antics in Antrim

Simon Everett muses over the scenic wonders to be found along Northern Ireland’s beautiful and dramatic Antrim coastline. Why is it such a favourite haunt of those who love their cruising? In this article, we seek to whet your appetite for a sea area and coastline that as yet you may not have tried …

Salcombe by Brig

Simon Everett spends a day afloat on the pretty waters around this gorgeous Westcountry harbour. Enjoy the scenery….

Med Havens – Porto Petro

Alex Whittaker trails his powerboat to a traditional Mallorcan port. Immerse yourself in his story of the adventure and float away in your imagination enjoying the wonderful imagery… Click the read now viewer below.

Voyage to the Big Apple

Sergio Davì is most certainly a man who loves a challenge. In this exclusive interview with PBR, this outstanding long-distance RIB expeditionary tells of his incredible 6,500-mile, record-breaking, ‘Ice RIB’ solo voyage from Palermo in Italy to New York City aboard a standard-production family-styled sports boat, a Suzuki twin-outboard-powered Nuova Jolly RIB. Tell us, Sergio, […]

Cork to Sardinia with Safehaven Marine

Frank Kowalski, MD of Safehaven Marine, provides a first-hand account of a mighty 2,500nm journey from Cork in Ireland to Porto Cervo on Sardinia’s idyllic coast – a delivery voyage extraordinaire made in one of his own Safehaven XSV20s, a striking 23m all-weather vessel that has the power to court both wealthy superyacht owners and […]

Pick of the Bunch

These Helly Hansen shoes appear to be very well made indeed … … their ultra-lightweight, rugged construction coupled to the commendable degree of comfort they offer make them very likeable. These latest products from Gill are likewise highly suited to all activities associated with life on the water … This strongly made, high-quality, breathable, waterproof […]

Staying in Touch

It is important not just to consider the advantages and disadvantages of the hardware but also the area that is covered by the different satellite services. EPIRBs are good, part of the GMDSS and should be your first port of call if you are in distress. As long as you are close to the shore […]