Posts Tagged ‘yacht’

Out of Control Yacht Washes up on Croatian Beach (Video)

Out of Control Yacht Washes up on Croatian Beach (Video)

During a storm in Komiža, on Croatia’s island of Vis, an Italian-owned yacht got untied from a dock and ended up stranded on a local beach. No one was on the yacht during the accident. The grounding was caught on camera by a bystander. Things get somewhat dramatic towards the end of the video:

$10M Yacht Launch Fail (Video)

$10M Yacht Launch Fail (Video)

A 90-foot Northern Marine expedition yacht Bäden, estimated at $10 million, capsized at the dock during its launch in Anacortes, Washington. The accident is under investigation.

Today in Russian Crash Videos

Today in Russian Crash Videos

A couple of spectacular car accidents that are making the rounds in Russia and across the interwebs today…

Motorcycle Riding at Harbor Gone Wrong (Video)

Motorcycle Riding at Harbor Gone Wrong (Video)

Man rides his Yamaha FJR 1300 motorcycle at the port of Saint-Martin-de-Ré, France, and fails miserably…

Yacht Launch Fail (Video)

Yacht Launch Fail (Video)

A yacht falls off from a crane on the Volga River, near the city of Cheboksary, Russia.

Alex Thomson’s Keel Walk (Video)

Alex Thomson’s Keel Walk (Video)

Alex Thomson keel walking…like a BOSS. The famous British yachter recreates his legendary keel walk stunt from 2009., after many people doubted the iconic image of Alex ‘riding’ the keel of his 60ft yacht ‘HUGO BOSS’ was authentic. This time Alex decided to get a camera crew involved…

Whale Drags Australian Couple in a Boat (Video)

Whale Drags Australian Couple in a Boat (Video)

A humpback whale has taken an Australian couple on a wild boat ride after it got their yacht’s anchor rope in its mouth and dragged them 1.8 miles (3km) out to sea. Glenn Wilson and Nerida Higgins were anchored off Fraser Island, near Queensland, when the whale took them on a terrifying trip that lasted […]

Awesome Sailing Maneuver (Video)

Awesome Sailing Maneuver (Video)

David Parrott, the captain of Alden 58 Aratinga sailing boat puts 80 foot of mast under a bridge on the Intracoastal Waterway. Quite an accomplishment, given that the fixed bridge heights on the ICW are all around 65 feet.

Insanely Close Yacht Turn (Video)

Insanely Close Yacht Turn (Video)

Everything went as expected… at least for the poker-faced girl in the boat…

Man Escapes Death After Trying to Save Sinking Boat

Man Escapes Death After Trying to Save Sinking Boat

Surging waters on the Brisbane River caused a yacht to sink, taking its skipper with it. When the Orion broke free of its mooring and ran into floating debris, the damaged vessel began to take on water. Skipper Russell Bentley swam out and…