Southampton Boat Show

Southampton Boat Show

Its almost that time of year again when Southampton Boat Show rolls into town, this year it will be taking place from the 12th – 21st September and we’ll be there supplying pontoon for Suzuki and Solent Rib Charter as part of Suzuki’s Rib Experience

Rib Rides

This is your chance for you, your family and your friends to get out on the water and have some fun, all you have to do is head over to the Suzuki stand in Mayflower Park (E056) and one of the team will be happy to advise on the next available ride.

Bart’s Bash

Other notable attractions at this years show include the opportunity to be a record breaker as part of Bart’s Bash.

Bart’s Bash is a Guinness World Record attempt in memory of Andrew ‘Bart’ Simpson who tragically died in a training accident in San Francisco bay while preparing for the America’s Cup competition. Bart’s Bash is attempting to hold and set a record for “The Largest Sailing Race in 24 Hours (Across Multiple Venues)”

Other Attractions

Also in attendance at this years show will be:

  • The Tall Ship Phoenix a 2 masted 112 foot brig which has featured in countless films and TV shows including:  Alice In Wonderland, Clash of the Titans, Cloud Atlas,  Count Of Monte Cristo &  Dr. Who.
  • HMS Severn a 79 metre Royal Navy Patrol ship 
  • The PSP Clipper Round the World Yacht

Along with the usual mix of boats, exhibitors and other attractions it looks set to be a great ten days, fingers crossed for some fine weather