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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.


Golden Globe Race

Golden Globe Race

Friday, 16 February 2018

9 Months Alone At Sea, 30,000 Miles Non-Stop, No Modern Technology, Southern Ocean!

April BoatBid Auction

April BoatBid Auction

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

The April BoatBid auction will run from the 13th to the 17th April.

February BoatBid - Auction Open!

February BoatBid - Auction Open!

Friday, 09 February 2018

The February BoatBid auction is open.

List of boating and sailing events for 2018

List of boating and sailing events for 2018

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

We could not find a good list of 2018 Boatshows, Regattas and Events, so we have built one for everyone to use. It is a work in progress! so if you know of any boating events that are not featured here, then please contact us and we would love to feature it :)

February BoatBid - Catalogue Open

February BoatBid - Catalogue Open

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

February BoatBid - Catalogue Published

February BoatBid - Don't Forget To Enter!

February BoatBid - Don't Forget To Enter!

Friday, 22 December 2017

February BoatBid - Entries Close 31/12/2017

February BoatBid - Open To Entries

February BoatBid - Open To Entries

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Entries Close 24th December.

December Boatbid - Auction Open!

December Boatbid - Auction Open!

Friday, 08 December 2017

December Boatbid - Place Your Bid!

Colvic Countess 33 for sale for cancer respite charity

Colvic Countess 33 for sale for cancer respite charity

Friday, 24 November 2017

This Colvic Countess 33 was donated to Sail 4 Cancer and is for sale with Boatshed Scotland. All proceeds go to help cancer affected families. She was generously gifted to Sail 4 Cancer by Chris Woods on behalf of the Keith Black Will Trust and is currently lying ashore near Loch Fyne in Scotland.

December BoatBid - A Preview

December BoatBid - A Preview

Wednesday, 22 November 2017

December BoatBid - A Preview

December BoatBid - Preview Catalogue Live

December BoatBid - Preview Catalogue Live

Wednesday, 08 November 2017

December BoatBid Catalogue

Hurricane Damaged Boats

Hurricane Damaged Boats

Sunday, 05 November 2017

One company that has been working to help with the sale and disposal of many of the boats caught up in the hurricanes is Boatshed.com. Hurricane Damaged Boats.com is an initiative specifically designed to help companies, individuals, boat owners, charter companies and the wider marine industry following the storm and hurricane damage in the Caribbean.

Greenings out of Clipper Race

Thursday, 02 November 2017

Image: Clipper Race

Marine Conservation Society launches colourful cartoons to highlight coastal poo-llution issues

Marine Conservation Society launches colourful cartoons to highlight coastal poo-llution issues

Thursday, 02 November 2017

The UK’s leading marine conservation charity has launched a campaign to highlight how little things we do in our daily lives – often miles away from the coast – can have a massive effect on the quality of our coastal waters.

The Marine Conservation Society’s (MCS) ‘Poos and Don’ts’ campaign aims to drive home simple pollution messages based around a central theme – wherever you are, your actions have an impact on our rivers, beaches and the sea.

Winterising Your Boat

Winterising Your Boat

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Winter is almost here...

Vestas 11th Hour Racing earn top points for Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race

Vestas 11th Hour Racing earn top points for Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race

Saturday, 28 October 2017

Vestas 11th Hour Racing have won Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race, crossing the finish line in the River Tagus in Lisbon, Portugal, to complete the 1,870 nautical mile leg in light winds on Saturday afternoon.

The win was a tremendous victory for American skipper Charlie Enright and his team, who earned 8 points for their efforts (including a one point ‘bonus’ for winning the leg).

December BoatBid - Entries Close 29th October

December BoatBid - Entries Close 29th October

Friday, 20 October 2017

December Boatbid - Entries Close 29/10

December BoatBid - Entries Now Open

December BoatBid - Entries Now Open

Monday, 09 October 2017

Entries Close 29th October.

Ultimate Boat Porn with Boatshed Archive

Ultimate Boat Porn with Boatshed Archive

Thursday, 05 October 2017

Boatshed are launching a beta version of the Boatshed Archive, essentially a back catalogue of the 24,000+ boats we’ve been involved in selling. This is a great resource for people looking for boats, with each boat containing up to 100 photos, full boat spec and videos. This useful resource is like a boat bible for us all to use.

Boatshed chosen to showcase at the world's largest technology show - WEB SUMMIT

Boatshed chosen to showcase at the world's largest technology show - WEB SUMMIT

Thursday, 05 October 2017

November 2017 sees the Boatshed technology team travel to Lisbon for 5 days at Web Summit Exhibition. Boatshed have been invited to feature their leading boat sales technology platform alongside the likes of Facebook Uber and Amazon. Chosen out of thousands of companies and after a difficult selection process, Boatshed has been chosen because of its international growth, innovative business model and widespread use of technology to sell boats.