DUTCH YACHTING WEEKEND
MEDEMBLIK, NL – 25-27 JUNE 2021
Consortium of Dutch yacht builders announces dates for 2021 Dutch Yachting Weekend – second running of successful small-scale waterside boatshow. Following the success of last year’s inaugural Dutch Yachting Weekend, designed and delivered in a collaboration between the exhibiting constructors in response to the Covid situation, the second running of the popular event is now set for Friday 25 to Sunday 27 June 2021.
Hosted at Contest Yacht shipyard in Medemblik, Netherlands, the Dutch Yachting Weekend demonstrates in the absence of major exhibitions how new thinking opens opportunity enabling visitors to view, tour and talk with exhibitors in a safe, controlled yet fun environment. Representing the best of Dutch constructors and equipment suppliers, the on-water and open-air exhibition includes a fascinating spectrum of boat types and sizes, plus boat gear, accessories and services, and captivating expert seminars.
Craft on show include Contest Yachts, Saffier Yachts, Jachtwerf Heeg, AdmiralsTender, Lekker Boats, and Steeler. Equipment suppliers span navigation equipment, sails, mast and deck fittings, insurance services, upholstery, and much more.
More information about the full and growing programm will be available from the beginning of June on www.dutchyachtingweekend.nl and on the websites of the participating shipyards. The waterside location of Contest Yachts in Medemblik offers the perfect site for this event with the wide dockside and array of berths in front of the construction halls allowing ample spread between exhibited craft, while the large halls also offer plentiful, safe ventilated display space for equipment and seminar participation.
Naturally, the Dutch Yachting Weekend will be organised entirely in accordance with the RIVM (Dutch National Institute for Public Health & Environment) guidelines and entry is controlled.
Dutch Yachting weekend
Date and opening hours:
Friday 25th of June – 11am till 9pm
Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th of June – 11am till 6pm
Due to COVID-19 it is mandatory to register before attending. More information on the website.
More information on the participants
Contest Yachts is the Dutch market leader in the construction of high-quality semi-custom, vacuum-
injected, performance bluewater cruisers perfectly set for every sailing lifestyle. The range contains
9 sailing yachts from 13-26 metres, including the Contest 55CS 2021 European Yacht Of The Year,
and equally highly regarded 16-metre motor yacht.
Saffier Yachts is the largest shipyard of luxury day and weekend sailing yachts in the world. In all
yachts that leave our yard we put the same passion, dedication and attention to detail. Each Saffier
is a top product with a quality our customers deserve.
Jachtwerf Heeg is a specialist producer of day-sailers and weekenders, from the famed Splash and
Randmeer on through the classic lined racing G2 to cruising Pointer 22 and Pointer 25. The full-
service shipyard is building and designing sailing boats for comfortable sailing and easy handling with
outstanding sailing capacities. www.jachtwerf-heeg.nl
AdmiralsTender is renowned for its high quality, stylish open motor launch, sailing comfortably both
at high (30 knot) and low speeds. The Van de Stadt design 28 ft tender is offered in three versions:
the classic C28, the sporty S28 and the cross-over X28. And a larger 38 ft model is being developed.
Lekker Boats is the creator of craft pairing the comfort and socializing aspect of the well known
‘sloep’ design of Amsterdam with the striking power and durability of the speedboats in Sydney. And
in this the Damsko 750 and 1000 the Damsko were born to thrill.
Steeler is the builder of bespoke motor yachts in aluminium and steel across a broad spectrum of
highly individual design and outfitting, from open sportster and sedan style to flybridge and trawler
yacht. The prime model range spans 50-70ft.