The international exhibition of boats and yachts Vladivostok Boat Show 2021 completed its work on May 23 in Vladivostok, on the territory of the yacht club "Seven feet". https://vbshow.ru
For 12 years, the event has been the hallmark of the city, a big event that gathers manufacturers and sellers of water-powered equipment, related products, sports and leisure goods and companies offering services in the field of yachting.
In 2021, the event gathered boats and yachts up to 70 feet from Russian and foreign shipyards.
The headliners at the marine exposition were the yachts Sunseeker and Princess.
This year at the exhibition of boats and yachts there were two Premium yachts at once – new models from the world's leading manufacturers.
On May 21, the exhibition began with a business program: meetings of the club of entrepreneurs "New Generation" took place within the framework of the Boat Show with Sergey Fomenkov.
The grand opening took place on May 22, the guests of honor were Acting Head of the Vladivostok Administration Konstantin Shestakov, President of the Primorsky Krai Sailing Federation Mikhail Ermakov, Territorial Director for the Far East of Otkritie Bank Kirill Gribov and Territorial Director of the investment company Freedom Finance Igor Rumyantsev. After that, the regattas "Sailors' Cup", the children's regatta "Our Hopes", "VBS Cup" started.
Meanwhile, the main venue hosted traditional test drives of water-powered vehicles, equipment, equipment from participating companies, a series of regattas, contests and sweepstakes from exhibition partners. Visitors could get acquainted with equipment for outdoor activities, special equipment for ships, services and goods of the premium segment.
The demonstration of the operation of the remote-controlled uninhabited underwater vehicle "Tadpole" from the SMT company aroused great interest among the visitors of the Vladivostok Boat Show
A show program was prepared for the exhibition: dynamic and spectacular performances by the Active Life hydroflying team (Khabarovsk) on flyboards. Traditionally, the Vladivostok Boat Show hosted holidays for children. Performances from the children's center "Visiting THE GINGERBREAD" took place on the playground: characters from favorite cartoons, photo shoots, soap bubble shows, aquagrim, contests and gifts.
Yachtsmen have also prepared an educational program for young visitors. Children were introduced to the equipment of the yacht, taught to read maps and knit sea knots. As a result of the prize draw, the lucky ones got certificates for yachting classes.
The exhibition finished its work on Sunday, May 23. On the occasion of the completion of the work, a salsa party was held on the site in front of the main stage of the exhibition.
Vladivostok Boat Show is a status event in the life of the city, which annually opens the yacht season in the Far East. Over the past nine years, the event has become a business card of Vladivostok. In 2021, more than 40 companies from Russia and Asia-Pacific countries became participants. About 3,000 people visited the exhibition in three days.