The international exhibition of boats and yachts Vladivostok Boat Show 2021 finished 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 brings together manufacturers and sellers of water-motor equipment, related products, sports and leisure goods, and companies offering services in the field of yachting.
In 2021, the event brought together 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 class 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" were held as part of the Boat Show with Sergey Fomenkov.
The grand opening took place on May 22, and the guests of honor were Konstantin Shestakov, Acting Head of the Vladivostok Administration, Mikhail Ermakov, President of the Primorsky Krai Sailing Federation, Kirill Gribov, Territorial Director for the Far East of Otkritie Bank, and Igor Rumyantsev, Territorial Director of the Freedom Finance Investment Company. After that, the regattas "Sailors ' Cup", children's regatta "Our Hopes", "VBS Cup" started.
Meanwhile, the main venue hosted traditional test drives of water-powered vehicles, equipment, equipment from the participating companies, a series of regattas, contests and sweepstakes from the exhibition partners. Visitors could get acquainted with equipment for active recreation, special equipment for ships, services and goods of the premium segment.
The demonstration of the remote-controlled uninhabited underwater vehicle "Tadpole" from the company "SMT" aroused great interest among the visitors of the Vladivostok Boat Show»
A show program was prepared for the exhibition: dynamic and spectacular performances of 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 CARROT" took place on the playground: characters from your favorite cartoons, photo shoots, soap bubble shows, face painting, contests and gifts.
The yachtsmen 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 winners received 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 hallmark of Vladivostok. In 2021, more than 40 companies from Russia and the Asia-Pacific region became participants. In three days, the exhibition was visited by about 3,000 people.