Hostage

By Paul and Rachel Chandler British couple Paul and Rachel Chandler were kidnapped by Somali pirates in October 2009 and lifted off their 38ft Rival sloop on passage from the Seychelles to Tanzania. The Royal Navy picked up their yacht, Lynn Rival, six days later abandoned off the Somali coast. After the attack, the couple […]

Kraken is cover girl… Again

Kraken yachts have been feted by the international yachting press yet again: this time a K50 on the front cover of Yachting Monthly’s current issue and in the same month a Kraken 66 adorns the cover of Sailing Today Kraken Yachts’ chairman, Dick Beaumont, said: ‘We’re already running out of wall space for the posters […]