World Superyacht Awards 2010 Announced The Finalists

By on February 3, 2010
World Superyacht Awards

Boat International Media is delighted to present the finalists for the World Superyacht Awards 2010. Over 100 nominations were received for the 5th edition of the World Superyacht Awards. Boat International Media’s editors studied each individual nomination for two days and refine the list to a group of outstanding finalists.

The resulting Finalists will be judged under the scrutiny of jury which is composed of 13 seasoned superyacht owners and two industry professionals.

The 5th Annual World Superyacht Awards will take place on Saturday 22nd May 2010 at London’s Guildhall.

World Superyacht Awards 2010 Finalists:

Best Displacement Motor Yacht of 1,300GT and above (approx. 60-85m+)

Name: Northern Star
Length: 75.40m
Builder: Lürssen Yachts
Naval Architect: Lürssen Yachts
Exterior Styling: Espen Oeino
Interior Design: Pauline Nunns

 Benetti: Silver Angel

Name: Silver Angel
Length: 64.50m
Builder: Benetti
Naval Architect: Benetti
Exterior Styling: Benetti
Interior Design: Argent Design

Name: Trident
Length: 65.22m
Builder: Feadship – Royal van Lent
Naval Architect: De Voogt NA
Exterior Styling: Donald Starkey
Interior Design: Donald Starkey

Name: Vibrant Curiosity
Length: 85.47m
Builder: Oceanco
Naval Architect: Oceanco
Exterior Styling: Nuvolari-Lenard
Interior Design: Nuvolari-Lenard

Best Displacement Motor Yacht of 500GT to 1,299GT (approximately 50m – 62m)

Name: Arkley
Length: 60.00m
Builder: Lürssen Yachts
Naval Architect: Lürssen Yachts
Exterior Styling: Espen Oeino
Interior Design: Mark Berryman

Name: Candyscape II
Length: 61.80m
Builder: Viareggio Superyachts
Naval Architect: Espen Øino
Exterior Styling: Espen Øino
Interior Design: Candy & Candy

CMN Cloud 9

Name: Cloud 9
Length: 60.00m
Builder: CMN
Naval Architect: CMN
Exterior Styling: Andrew Winch Designs
Interior Design: Andrew Winch Designs

Name: Elandess
Length: 60.00m
Builder: Abeking & Rasmussen
Naval Architect: Abeking & Rasmussen
Exterior Styling: Donald Starkey Designs
Interior Design: Bannenberg & Rowell

Name: Hurricane Run
Length: 53.50m
Builder: Feadship – Kon. De Vries
Naval Architect: De Voogt NA
Exterior Styling: De Voogt NA / Terence Disdale Design
Interior Design: Terence Disdale Design

Name: Leo Fun
Length: 53.90m
Builder: Proteksan Turquoise
Naval Architect: Paolo Caliari / Proteksan Turquoise
Exterior Styling: Paolo Caliari
Interior Design: Jean-Guy Verges

Name: Slipstream
Length: 60.00m
Builder: CMN
Naval Architect: CMN
Exterior Styling: Andrew Winch Designs
Interior Design: Andrew Winch Designs

Amels 171 Addiction

Name: Unity (ex-Addiction)
Length: 52.30m
Builder: Amels
Naval Architect: Amels
Exterior Styling: Tim Heywood
Interior Design: Laura Sessa Romboli / Novolari Lenard

Best Displacement Motor yacht of below 500GT (30m to approximately 49.9m)

Name: Blind Date
Length: 47.00m
Builder: Heesen Yachts
Naval Architect: Heesen Yachts
Exterior Styling: Omega Architects
Interior Design: Keech Green

Name: Kathleen Anne
Length: 39.00m
Builder: Feadship – Kon. De Vries
Naval Architect: De Voogt NA
Exterior Styling: Guido de Groot
Interior Design: Bannenberg & Rowell

Name: Katya
Length: 46.03m
Builder: Delta Marine
Naval Architect: Delta Design Group
Exterior Styling: Delta Design Group
Interior Design: Delta / Jean-Claude Canestrelli

Name: Loretta Anne
Length: 40.00m
Builder: Alloy Yachts
Naval Architect: Dubois Naval Architects
Exterior Styling: Dubois Naval Architects
Interior Design: Donald Starkey Designs

Moonen 124

Name: Northlander
Length: 38.16m
Builder: Moonen Shipyards
Naval Architect: Stolk Marimecs
Exterior Styling: René van der Velden YD
Interior Design: Art-Line Interiors

Name: Odessa
Length: 49.50m
Builder: Christensen Yachts
Naval Architect: Christensen Yachts
Exterior Styling: Christensen Yachts
Interior Design: Armani Casa / Lowden & Phillips

Sycara IV

Name: Sycara IV
Length: 46.10m
Builder: Burger Boat Company
Naval Architect: Bruce King / Burger
Exterior Styling: Burger Design Team
Interior Design: Ken Freivokh / Burger

Best Semi-Displacement or Planing Motor Yacht in the 40m+ size range

Name: Blind Date
Length: 48.90m
Builder: Trinity Yachts
Naval Architect: Trinity Yachts
Exterior Styling: Trinity Yachts / Owner
Interior Design: Patrick Knowles

Name: Blink
Length: 41.00m
Builder: Cantieri di Pisa
Naval Architect: Cantieri di Pisa
Exterior Styling: Carlo Galeazzi
Interior Design: Cristiano Gatto

Name: Celestial Hope
Length: 47.00m
Builder: Heesen Yachts
Naval Architect: Heesen Yachts
Exterior Styling: Omega Architects
Interior Design: Intarya

Name: Cover Drive 2
Length: 41.10m
Builder: Palmer Johnson
Naval Architect: PJ Engineers
Exterior Styling: Novolari-Lenard
Interior Design: Novolari-Lenard

Name: Flying Dagger
Length: 41.00m
Builder: Cantieri Navali Codecasa
Naval Architect: Andre Bacigalupo
Exterior Styling: Andre Bacigalupo
Interior Design: Studio Porfiri

Name: Miss Michelle
Length: 40.00m
Builder: Westport
Naval Architect: W. Garden / Taylor Olson
Exterior Styling: Taylor Olson/Westport
Interior Design: Westport

Name: My Petra
Length: 44.00m
Builder: Heesen Yachts
Naval Architect: Heesen Yachts
Exterior Styling: Heesen Yachts / Omega Architects
Interior Design: Omega Architects

Name: TaTii
Length: 40.50m
Builder: Tamsen Yachts
Naval Architect: TSMM
Exterior Styling: TSMM / Tamsen Yachts
Interior Design: Julia Tamsen

Best Semi-Displacement or Planing Motor Yacht in the 30m to 39m size range

Espresso

Name: Espresso
Length: 37.18m
Builder: Horizon Group / Drettmann
Naval Architect: Horizon Yacht
Exterior Styling: JC Espinosa
Interior Design: Guido de Groot Design

Name: Evil Zana
Length: 38.62m
Builder: Sunseeker International
Naval Architect: Sunseeker International
Exterior Styling: Sunseeker International
Interior Design: Design Unlimited

Name: FX
Length: 37.19m
Builder: Sanlorenzo
Naval Architect: Sanlorenzo
Exterior Styling: Francesco Paszkowski
Interior Design: Francesco Paszkowski

Azimut Leonardo 100

Name: Leonardo
Length: 30.75m
Builder: Azimut Yachts
Naval Architect: Azimut Yachts
Exterior Styling: Righini Designs
Interior Design: Azimut Yachts

Name: Musa
Length: 36.20m
Builder: AB Yachts
Naval Architect: AB Yachts
Exterior Styling: AB Yachts
Interior Design: AB Yachts

Name: Nena
Length: 36.13m
Builder: Cantieri di Pisa
Naval Architect: Cantieri di Pisa
Exterior Styling: Carlo Galeazzi
Interior Design: Cantieri di Pisa

Name: Phoebe
Length: 30.15m
Builder: Moonen Shipyards
Naval Architect: Stolk Marimecs
Exterior Styling: René van der Velden YD
Interior Design: Rhoades Young

Name: Toby
Length: 31.10m
Builder: Cerri Cantieri Navali
Naval Architect: Cerri Cantieri Navali
Exterior Styling: Cerri Cantieri Navali
Interior Design: Arch. Mariangela Calisti

Best Sailing Yacht in the 45m+ size range

Name: Baracuda
Length: 50.00m
Builder: Perini Navi
Naval Architect: Perini Navi / Ron Holland Design
Exterior Styling: Perini Navi
Interior Design: John Pawson

Ron Holland: Ethereal

Name: Ethereal
Length: 58.04m
Builder: Royal Huisman
Naval Architect: Ron Holland Design
Exterior Styling: Pieter Beeldsnijder Design
Interior Design: Pieter Beeldsnijder Design

Name: Nazenin V
Length: 52.00m
Builder: RMK Shipyard
Naval Architect: Sparkman & Stephens
Exterior Styling: Sparkman & Stephens
Interior Design: Redman Whiteley Dixon

Name: Riela
Length: 56.00m
Builder: Perini Navi
Naval Architect: Perini Navi / Ron Holland Design
Exterior Styling: Perini Navi
Interior Design: Rémi Tessier

Name: Salperton IV
Length: 45.07m
Builder: Fitzroy Yachts
Naval Architect: Dubois NA
Exterior Styling: Dubois NA
Interior Design: Adam Lay

Best Sailing Yacht in 30m to 44m size range

Name: Bliss
Length: 36.80m
Builder: Yachting Developments
Naval Architect: Dubois NA
Exterior Styling: Dubois NA
Interior Design: Design Unlimited

Name: Chrisco
Length: 30.48m
Builder: CNB
Naval Architect: Luca Brenta
Exterior Styling: Luca Brenta
Interior Design: Wetzels Brown Partners

Name: Cinderella IV
Length: 39.00m
Builder: Vitters Shipyard
Naval Architect: Tripp Design NA
Exterior Styling: Tripp Design NA
Interior Design: Donald Starkey Designs

Name: Hanuman
Length: 42.10m
Builder: Royal Huisman
Naval Architect: G Dykstra & Partners
Exterior Styling: G Dykstra & Partners
Interior Design: P Beeldsnijder Design

Name: Indio
Length: 30.50m
Builder: Wally Yachts
Naval Architect: German Frers
Exterior Styling: Wally Yachts
Interior Design: Wally Yachts

Name: Jazz Jr.
Length: 32.89m
Builder: Makinel Construction Co Inc
Naval Architect: Hoek Design
Exterior Styling: Hoek Design
Interior Design: Hoek Design / Owner

Name: Liara
Length: 32.00m
Builder: Southern Ocean Marine
Naval Architect: Dixon Yacht Design
Exterior Styling: Dixon Yacht Design
Interior Design: Dixon Yacht Design

Best Refitted Yacht

Name: Freedom
Length: 31.70m
Refit Yard: McMillen Yachts
Naval Architect: John Trumpy
Interior Design: Elizabeth McMillen Designs

Name: Juliet
Length: 43.58m
Refit Yard: Royal Huisman
Naval Architect: Ron Holland Design
Interior Design: P Beeldsnijder Design

Name: Necker Belle
Length: 32.00m
Refit Yard: Azzura Shipyard
Naval Architect: One2three NA
Interior Design: J Duddington / Azzura

Name: Pegasus
Length: 52.25m
Refit Yard: Feadship-De Vries
Naval Architect: De Voogt NA

Name: Shenandoah of Sark
Length: 44.20m
Refit Yard: Orams Marine Services
Naval Architect: Orams Marine Services
Interior Design: Theodore Ferris

Name: William Tai
Length: 40.68m
Refit Yard: Royal Huisman
Naval Architect: Ted Hood Design Group
Interior Design: Andrew Winch Design

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