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  • Three MJMs and the RYCK 280 at this weekend’s Norwalk Boat Show - September 22-25, 2022 Norwalk Cove Marina Norwalk, CT McMichael will have on display: MJM 4 MJM 3 MJM 35 RYCK 280 For more information, email us at  [email protected] Read More
  • AB Inflatables Now On Display At McMichael - McMichael yacht yards & brokers announces the opening of its New AB Inflatables showroom where you can see and inspect a range of AB models. Years of innovation and craftsmanship have made AB Inflatables a respected name in rigid hull inflatable boats (RHIB) with both… Read More
  • MJM Yachts 42 Introducing The MJM 42 - Performance & Luxury For Your Shared Adventures The MJM 42 is a uniquely styled Carolina Downeast cruising design. She is the highest evolution of a couples liveaboard performance yacht. Her modern accommodations are designed like a luxurious hotel suite with a large head and open concept,… Read More
  • Sailboat Offshore Damage Control Check-list - In addition to being an industry supporter of the Newport-to-Bermuda Race, McMichael Yacht Yards & Brokers is a sponsor of the upcoming Storm Trysail Hands-on Safety-at-Seminar that provides a range of safety tips and guidelines for sailors of any level. Here is what STC prescribes… Read More
  • RYCK 280 Ryck 280: The Head-turning Walkaround - Sporty and Beautiful The Hanse Yachts group, the second largest boat manufacturer in the world in terms of numbers of boats sold, is simply unstoppable. There are in fact numerous brands belonging to the German group that have written nautical history, both in sailing and… Read More
  • Hail And Farewell – Larry Head Retires From McMichael Yacht Yards & Brokers - In the Navy, when one of the ship’s leaders leaves for retirement or another duty post, the wardroom traditionally throws a Hail and Farewell party for the departing sailor. Just before Christmas last month, McMichael feted Larry Head (photo), Lead Mechanic and part of the… Read More
  • Sailboat Pre-season Rigging Tips - Top-10 Things You Should Know To Optimize Your Rig For Safety And Performance. Fresh water rinsing Simply put…salt is bad – lines, fittings, sails, acrylics, gelcoat Corrosion control is critical Swages, rigging fitting Watch for chafing Lines, sails against shrouds, Be mindful of rig tension… Read More
  • sailboat restoration She Came In Looking For A Facelift And Left Looking Like A Movie Star! - A long-time customer of McMichael Yacht Yards & Brokers has been servicing and storing his vintage J/44 for years at our yard. Over the years, however, the boat’s topside paint has faded and lost its luster. The owner wasn’t looking for a new boat, but… Read More
  • Mcmichael Becomes IYRS Industry Partner - The International Yacht Restoration School, Newport, RI McMichael Yacht Yards & Brokers is proud to be an Industry Partner for IRYS. Our participation helps fund scholarships and other expenses IRYS students face during the term at the school. These scholarships are not only critical for… Read More
  • rocking the boat sponsor McMichael Becomes Sponsor Of Rocking The Boat Serving Teenagers In The South Bronx - Rocking the Boat will present its one-of-a-kind fall fundraiser, Rocking Manhattan, from October 2-9, 2021. The event has two components: over 100 individuals in 12 teams will row 29.5 miles around the island in Whitehall gigs in one day while, over a span of eight, dozens more… Read More